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  Programs, Stories, United States

USANA THF steps in during a time of tragedy

Several months ago, a family in the community of Olmito, Texas suffered a very tragic accident. The family of 5 lived in a trailer home. One day while the father was at work, the mother stepped out for a few minutes with their youngest child to pay the rent, and left the two older children at home. During this time, the trailer caught on fire, killing both older children. The family was heartbroken, and suffered both emotionally and physically. One of our local volunteers is a neighbor of this family. He approached the family to show love and support, and brought a Food Pak with him. He  ...

  Service Projects, United States

Sweet Retreat, 2017 with the USANA True Health Foundation

We have all needed a hand-up at one point or another in our lives. This Sweet Retreat, the USANA true Health Foundation is providing YOU with the opportunity to be that for someone else. Woman to Woman Ready to empower other women? Donate your gently-used purses and business professional attire Sweet Retreat, February 2-4 Please bring your donations to the event, and drop them off by Saturday Morning at 10 a.m. Our team will be there with hangers in tow. See you soon, sweet ladies!  

  Programs, Stories, United States

The Story of Rahman and His Wife Zaitun Bi

A Muslim refugee family from Burma has been in America only 5 months. Rahman and his wife Zaitun Bi care for their daughter, Noor Aliyah, who is 7 years-old, as well as their 5 year-old niece, Wahida. There is a huge language barrier and Rahman has had complications that render him partially blind in one eye. Rahman has already lost a job due to his health and language deficiency and this has made it hard for him to provide for his family. CHF’s ministry partners from Legacy Fellowship Church in Albany Park, Illinois, befriended this struggling family. They have been visiting the family  ...

  Programs, Stories, United States

The gift that keeps on giving

The Rios family was going through a very difficult time. The mother has severe diabetes and just found out she was pregnant with their third child. Because of her high risk pregnancy, Mrs. Rios’ medical bills were astronomical. The family was struggling to get by. As our local partners were going door-door introducing the Food Pak program, they knocked on the Rios family’s door. The volunteers explained the Food Pak program and asked if the Rios’ would like to be part of the program. The family was so amazed that someone would be willing to serve them that they gratefully accepted. The  ...

  Programs, Stories, United States

Family first

Edgara nd Maria are married and have 4 children but have recently become of family of 10. Edgar’s brother and sister-in-law have had drug addictions which have made their home a hostile environment for their children. Edgar and Maria agreed to welcome their nieces and nephews into their home as a temporary safe haven. While Edgar is employed full-time, the needs of the additional children proved to be a financial strain on the family. Our local partners have been able to begin bringing Food Paks, which has helped the family and the children to meet a real need in a serious family crisis.  ...