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Ray Barnett, Suzanne Nelson
Dawna Hodgins, Connie Millar, Penny Peterson, Michael Prins, David Turner
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Off to School
Music for LifeCenters
It has been 25 years since the rst African Children’s
Choir began their tour.In that time, hundreds of children have performedaround the world and thousands more have been givena chance for an education.
I originally envisioned the African Children’s Choir to be
a single project but the continued devastation in East
and South Africa meant that the Choir’s work was notnished when the rst tour ended.
Millions of children and their families are still living indeplorable conditions. They lack food and water. They lack proper medical care. They lack the tools and skillsnecessary to break the cycle of poverty and change their circumstances.
In 25 years, the African Children’s Choir, with God’s
help, has changed the lives of thousands, and with your assistance we can change the lives of thousands more. While the main story in this issue takes you through
the history of the African Children’s Choir, the picturesof the children give you a glimpse of Africa’s future.The children dream of becoming Africa’s next leaders:
dentists, teachers, engineers, bank managers and evenpresidents.Your ongoing support as a Child Sponsor or Friend of the Choir will ensure that the children you see on stage today will achieve their dreams. You can help change acontinent, one child at a time.