Tanzania
A new home for the elderly is now open in Africa, thanks to an effort in Elk River. The first four people were scheduled to move into the Elder House on Dec. 6, according to the Rev. Sonja Dixon. Dixon and her husband, Dan, were among the nine people who traveled from Elk River to Tanzania [...]...Read More
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Click here to learn more about the friendship that has led to the Elder House plan. by Joni Astrup Associate Editor In Tanzania, Africa, the AIDS epidemic and a flight to the city for economic reasons have resulted in the disappearance of much of the middle generation of family caregivers. As a resu...Read More
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Click here to read about an Elder House project. by Joni Astrup Associate Editor For 13 years, Central Lutheran Church in Elk River has had a friendship with two Lutheran churches in Tanzania, Africa. It began during a Mission Extravaganza event at Central Lutheran in 2000. The Rev. Isaac Jonathan C...Read More
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