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Donate to Democratic Republic of Congo

AIDS Crisis Overseas

Gifts support church and community-based programs that address poverty, behavior and other root causes of AIDS transmission. Programs include skills training, education, income-generating activities and Biblically based behavior formation and change. A particular focus is women and families.

E862706. Read more


CPC Congo Communication Project

Funds to this project will help set up a computer laboratory at the Presbyterian University of Congo (UPRECO).

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CPC Department Of Evangelism

The Presbyterian Church of the Congo continues to train pastors and lay leaders in evangelism in spite of difficult circumstances in the country. Funds support that evangelism training as well as subsidizing the sale of Bibles, hymnal and Christian literature.

E318702. Read more


Christian Education, Presbyterian Community of Congo (CPC)

The Christian Education Department of the CPC is tasked with developing training materials for laity and clergy and for implementing various training opportunities across the church. Regular visits to the churches are one of the tasks of the department, which seeks to serve a church membership of 2 million Christians. This fund provides critical support for the ministries of this department.

E051693. Read more


Christian Educator & Evangelist, Congo

The Christian Educator and Evangelist works with the Presbyterian Community of Congo (CPC) as part of the Christian Education and Evangelism Departments. The mission worker accompanies colleagues from the CPC in the visioning, planning, and implementation of the various Christian education and evangelism programs of the Presbyterian Community of the Congo. Kristi and Bob Rice are currently filling this position.

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Congo Presbyterian Church Educational Ministries

The Presbyterian Community of Congo (CPC) manages more than 750 primary and secondary schools and considers this a priority ministry. Over 80% of schools do not meet in durable

buildings. Contributions to this account help the CPC with the priorities they have set; furnish schools with teaching materials, train teachers, provide safe and durable facilities, assist

school supervisors with transportation to distant schools and increase opportunities for girls to get quality education.

E051843. Read more


Disaster Relief--Dem. Rep Of Congo, Children

This designated account supplements the One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) offering to enable a significant response to assist children in the Democratic Republic of Congo -specifically children who are AIDS orphans.

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Disaster Relief--Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)

This designated account supplements the One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) offering to enable a significant response for relief and disasters in Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly known as Zaire). Your faithful giving is deeply appreciated.

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Education For Kinshasa, CPK

The Presbyterian Community of Kinshasa (CPK) has set basic education as a priority area of ministry. The CPK shares the Good News in its 198 schools nurturing new leaders. Contributions will be used to buy teaching materials, make repairs to school buildings such as putting roofs on rural thatched roof schools, support in-service teacher training, and assist the transportation of school supervisors.

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Health Consultant, Congo

Larry and Inge Sthreshley were both born and raised in the Congo by missionary parents. They've now served with PC(USA) for 20 years in Africa, mostly in Congo. Larry is director of Project AXxes, a large rural health organization that builds and maintains a health infrastructure for rural Congo. AXxes focuses on health outcomes (as opposed to building institutions) in southern and eastern Congo, including regions caught up in what has been called the "world's deadliest war." Larry heads a team of 50 people that has an impact on the health of eight million people--fighting malaria, TB ...

E200412. Read more


IMCK Community Health, Democratic Republic of Congo

IMCK partners with area communities to help people identify their critical health issues and develop solutions that address the underlying causes of illness and suffering. Community health programs respond to a variety of complex problems including sanitation, hygiene and nutrition.

E320402. Read more


IMCK Founders Chapel

Institut Medical Chretien du Kasai (IMCK) has never had a separate chapel for the hospital and nursing school. This chapel would provide a special place for worship and prayer.

E862737. Read more


IMCK Good Shepherd Hospital, General, Democratic Republic of Congo

Institut Medical Chretien du Kasai (IMCK) is the primary health care facility and a center for medical education in the central region of Democratic Republic of Congo. Its services are centered at Good Shepherd Hospital, a 160-bed facility in the village of Tshikaji, where surgery, obstetrics, pediatrics, general medicine, ophthalmology, radiology and laboratory services are offered regardless of the patient's ability to pay. IMCK also has a large outpatient clinic in the nearby city of Kananga. To continue to provide services to the poorest of the poor, contributions are needed to purchase medicines and health care supplies.

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IMCK Nursing & Laboratory Technician Schools, Democratic Republic of Congo

The central function of IMCK is education. The nursing and lab schools currently provide Democratic Republic of Congo with hundreds of trained health care professionals. Only through education is development possible. Your contrbutions will help provide scholarship subsidies and training materials. Dr. Martha Sommers has been called to support the educational programs of IMCK.

E320902. Read more


IMPROKA (Kasai Literature)

Even in the midst of turmoil in the country, IMPROKA, the Protestant printing press, continues to provide Christian literature and training materials for the church in the Congo. Funds are used to improve printing capacity.

E581602. Read more


Kitchen Gardens, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

This program provides seeds and training to impoverished families in the city of Kinshasa, helping them to grow small urban gardens of highly nutritious crops to supplement their diet.

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Ministry To Orphans and Other Vulnerable Children, Congo

Gifts support church ministries that provide support for basic care and education for very vulnerable children in the Congo.

E051625. Read more


Mission Initiative, Education Consultant, Congo

John and Gwenda Fletcher are filling these positions. John, a physician, serves on the staff of the Christian Medical Institute of the Kasai and also works with the Presbyterian Community of Congo (CPC) in support of the CPC medical program. He teaches medical students and residents and nursing students at the IMCK and other mission hospitals. Gwenda works with the CPC helping with teacher training, administration, and community involvement.

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Presbyterian Community Of Congo, General Support

Gifts aid the Presbyterian Community of Congo implement or sustain diverse ministries and programs.

E864116. Read more


Presbyterian Community of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

The Presbyterian Community of Kinshasa serves the urban poor at clinics in the sprawling capital city, where thousands of people continue to migrate in search of a better life. Funds are needed for medicines and supplies to help meet the demand for urgent care in Kinshasa.

E520002. Read more


Presbyterian Community of Kinshasa, General Support

Provides for general support to the overall work of the Presbyterian Community of Kinshasa.

E864118. Read more


Presbyterian University of Congo (UPRECO/FTRK)

UPRECO is the university managed by the Presbyterian communities of Congo and the Kinshasa. The theological seminary is joined by a faculty of law. Funds are needed for the student financial aid, operations, classroom supplies, and development of the campus infrastructure.

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Water For All

Without clean water, good health is impossible. In many parts of the world people suffer chronic and life-threatening illness and children die needlessly for lack of accessible clean water. Funds for this program provide technical assistance, equipment and training to develop sources of clean water in needy communities.

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