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Check out some of completed and ongoing causes!

Computer Lab and Library

In 2016, led by efforts of Principal Lindsay Allen, Southbury Elementary School (Oswego, IL) raised over $6,000 to refurbish an old school building to use as a library and computer lab. 

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Piggery for Katakyiase

Two Pennies Ministry has had a presence in the village of Katakyiase for six years.  We’ve sent teams of teachers to do professional development with their teachers. School children from several schools have exchanged penpal letters with students there and we have sent computers and books to be used by the school. In our discussions […]

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Casava Mill for Akim Kwameng

The people of Akim Kwameng are nearly all farmers.  Their major harvest is the yearly cocoa bean harvest.  The income they obtain for this is nearly everything they earn each year.  Most of the farmers in the village earn less than $2 a day, with many earning significantly than that. Most of their farming is […]

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Medical Clinic for Akim Kwameng

Over the Christmas seasons of 2017 and 2018, First Baptist Church of Elgin raised over $25,000 to give the gift of a medical clinic to the people of Akim Kwameng.

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Maternity Ward in Akim Kwameng

In the winter and spring of 2019, the students at Sycamore Trails Elementary School in Bartlett, Illinois decided to take up the cause to build the medical clinic as a gift to the community of Akim Kwameng.

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Love and Care Orphanage

Construction began at the end of 2013 and was completed by the end of 2014.  Since that time, the orphanage has grown to care for 15 children. 

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Read from our latest posts.

Journey

7 reasons NOT to go on a Journey…

How do you know that this year is not the right time to go on a Journey? You’ve got the itch to go.  You may have even been thinking about it for years.  You’ve talked to others who have gone on Journeys, you’ve watched the videos and even imagined what it would be like to […]

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We Need to Talk

“We need to talk.” In an era of texting, Facebook, Instagram, and email, it seems as though this is an antiquated idea.  We’ve made communication faster, more convenient and straight-forward. We no longer need to make or read facial expressions – we have emojis! Why waste the energy on getting together when we can LOL […]

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New Year – New Reminder

The dawn of a new year is always a good time to take some time to reflect on the last year and look forward to the year ahead.  For us at the Two Pennies Ministry, it is a chance to take a breath and recover from the busy Christmas season and our annual fundraiser at […]

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