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Train tracks lay destroyed in a flooded river in the Chosica district of Lima, Peru, Sunday, March 19, 2017. Intense rains and mudslides over the past three days have wrought havoc around the Andean nation and caught residents in Lima, a desert city of 10 million where it almost never rains, by surprise. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
Since the start of the year, heavy rains caused deadly floods and mudslides in the western region of South America. In Peru, 100 people have died and tens of thousands are homeless.
Responding to Flooding in Peru

April 17, 2017

Peruvian churches have united to provide emergency relief. Now they are looking to enter a new phase of disaster recovery. You can help.

The Moringa Project

March 15, 2017

Meet two female business owners of a post-tsunami social enterprise in Southeast Asia.

Veterinarians Demonstrate Compassion in Mali

March 13, 2017

This post is written by Becky, a CAMA worker in West Africa, and was originally published on The Alliance website.   When we host our annual veterinarian work teams, I typically turn into a modern-day Betty Crocker, albeit less skilled. My duties are relegated to keeping hungry team members fed, but I find the bulging suitcases […]

20 Favorite Phil-isms

March 6, 2017

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Phil Skellie served as president of CAMA Services from 1998 to 2013. On February 22, 2017, he died suddenly of an apparent heart attack. He was 68. You can now watch the full service of Phil’s memorial service here. As stories about Phil flooded into our office last week, we continued to see the words […]

In Memory of Phil Skellie

March 2, 2017

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“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith” (2 Timothy 4:7).