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International Outreach

Department Chairs


Pat King
                                                                 Sara Friedman
pking4@neb.rr.com                                              sfriedman@neb.rr.com
402-489-3695                                                         402-477-6050

GFWC and NFWC encourage members to reach beyond their own clubs and communities to help ale the world better through education, advocacy and action.  GFWC partners include: Heifer International, Operation SMILE, Shot@ Life, and the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.  

WATERisLIFE is a Nebraska project.  It i a portable drinking straw that filters out waterborne diseases and provides safe, clean drinking water to children in underdeveloped countries.  One ten dollar straw can provide safe water to one child for one year.  Other WATERisLIFE projects include drilling and repairing water wells.

In 2012 the Heritage League held a jewelry auction that raised $742 for WATERisLIFE.  An additional $100 was donated in 2013.

Water is Life Jewelry and Scarf Auction Raises Over $700.00.

                        Organizers of Jewelry and Scarf auction: Judy Vieselmeyer, Marge Duncan,
                        Jody Cox, Mary Riley and Janet Domeier.

Operation Smile Doll Project - March 2012

Members made 22 Smile Dolls and 11 No-No armbands.  Toiletries, tongue depressors, and $40 in check donations were also sent to Operation Smile.

Visit Operation Smile for more information :-)