Peace by Piece
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Peace by Piece

By Ashleigh Bugg  At the Julie Valentine Center, a space for children who have survived various forms of abuse, kids are gifted colorful quilts and  comforting weighted blankets they may keep as their own. These presents are provided by Peace by Piece, the quilting ministry of Augusta Heights Baptist Church in Greenville, South Carolina.    “Our group is multi-generational, with a program that includes teaching children interested in learning … Continue reading

The Ruth Project: Building Bridges and Empowering Immigrants in Fort Worth
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The Ruth Project: Building Bridges and Empowering Immigrants in Fort Worth

By Ashleigh Bugg Since 2017, Ruth Project: Immigrant Services has served over 400 immigrant families with low-cost legal immigration, social services and educational forums on relevant immigration topics. The Ruth Project in collaboration with Iglesia Bautista Victoria en Cristo in Fort Worth, Texas, aims to build bridges and empower immigrants. “Through our ministry, we have … Continue reading