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Welcome to EI’s Peace Lives Center

 Where rescued child soldiers become young peacemakers! EI’s care programs exist because war has torn children from homes — forcing several to participate in violence and leaving many orphaned. In eastern D.R. Congo, 100-200 children are rescued each month. Without proper care, most become street children or return to rebel armies. But there is hope… Through holistic care […]

May 3rd Only — Double Your Impact

YOUR GIFT MATCHED Double Your Gift + Double The Impact   DONATE NOW |  LET’S CHANGE LIVES! THE GOAL — raise $25,000 on May 3rd to provide 20 CHILD SURVIVORS of war with a year of holistic, rehabilitative care — providing everything they need to heal the wounds of trauma and be EMPOWERED to HOPE AGAIN! Every dollar you give matched — up to $12,500! Make their […]

Read how Valerie said “YES” and raised over 15k for war-affected youth!

What would happen if our compassion turned into action? What if we did more than feel something? What if we actually did something? That’s what Valerie Edwards decided – that simply knowing about a crisis and feeling compassion for those affected wasn’t enough. She wanted to do something. She wanted to act upon her belief […]

Joseph: From Child Soldier to Engineer & Leader

Though once a child solider, Joseph’s life has been through a radical transformation!  Today, he is bold young peacemaker — serving and loving in his community! Having discovered Christ as His Savior through healing and hope fostered in EI’s care programs – Joseph has also found hope for his future and empowering opportunities to achieve his dreams. […]

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