I’m blessed to be featured on the World Vision Blog . . . where I wrote about why pigs are our favorite gift.
Give the Gift of a Pig – One Pig $205 or a Share of a Pig $25!
Give the gift of a pig today to boost family incomes and provide plenty of protein for undernourished children. One sow can produce 20 babies a year, and within six months a piglet can weigh 200 pounds — and fetch a hefty price at the market.
See why pigs are this family’s favorite gift!
5 out of 5 stars
Our favorite gift! Cute! Pink! Curly tail! And it can take a family from extreme poverty to sufficiency. I know. I’ve seen it first-hand …
In early August 2011, I was blessed to travel to Cochabamba, Bolivia with World Vision’s Bolivia Bloggers Team. Eight bloggers and a photographer spent eight days visiting World Vision communities to experience first-hand how Child Sponsorship improves the lives of children, their families, and their communities.
It was my first time to see this kind of extreme poverty.
My worldview changed that week, because of moments like this:
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