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How I Know My Job is the Best Job Ever

Posted on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 6:15 PM
in the Donor Love category
by Unknown Author

Donor relationships are often some of the most inspiring, incredible relationships in the non-profit world. This is a story of one of those relationships.

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Behind the Scenes at Tierras de Vida

Posted on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 3:15 PM
in the Donor Love category
by Unknown Author

Agros' annual fundraiser, coming up on September 23rd, is a combination of fun and inspiration. Each Tierras de Vida takes a lot of work, but always seems to amaze us in the end.

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UnOfficial Employees | What Lake Grove Presbyterian taught me about love, relationships, and letting go

Posted on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:00 AM
in the Donor Love category
by Unknown Author

The Honduras missions team at Lake Grove Presbyterian Church is going to put me out of a job. After just a few hours together, I knew I was out Agros'd. You see, for me, Agros International is a cause and a passion. But for Lake Grove, Agros is a matter of love.

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5 Reasons to Not Miss the Open House on 5/12

Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 12:00 AM
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by Unknown Author

The temperature is getting warmer. The sun is shining brighter. And (for now) it’s not raining. All reasons to attend Agros International’s Open House on May 12th – but there are more ...

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Cooking Up Hope & Opportunity

Posted on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 5:00 AM
in the Donor Love category
by Unknown Author

They’re macaron pros at Le Panier Very French Bakery in the Pike Place Market. But they’re not just baking sweets. This month, Le Panier has been cooking up hope & opportunity for families in Central America.

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How Real a Relationship Can You Build?

Posted on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 6:30 PM
in the Donor Love category
by Unknown Author

"We were tired of doing one thing at a time," said Bill Davis, Senior Pastor at Greenwood Christian Church. This frustration with fragmented efforts at combating poverty led Bill to Agros, where he found a holistic vision for providing families with the tools and opportunities to pull themselves out of poverty. Greenwood's six year partnership with the Agros village of San Jose, Nicaragua, has transformed the livelihoods of the 29 families living there -- but, according to Bill, the effects on the hearts and minds of their congregation have been even more profound.

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Love notes, Christmas updates and dialogue

Posted on Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 6:25 PM
in the Donor Love category
by Unknown Author

Like you, I’m a donor. To Agros, to social justice organizations, my local film festival and my beloved alma mater. I love philanthropy. That’s why I’m in this business. When you live with a sense of generosity, believing that you have more than enough, that perception becomes real. Giving makes me feel powerful, connected, and whole.

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You make our hearts beat

Posted on Thursday, December 31, 2015 at 10:00 AM
in the Donor Love category
by Unknown Author

Hi, my name is Andrea. I’ve been Agros Interim Director of Development since April of this year. I’ve been a fundraiser for more than 20 years. It’s my life calling. I believe asking people to give is sacred. So when the email receipt for your gift shows up in my inbox, I pause, look at your name, note the gift amount, and do a little skippy dance. I imagine your face. I wonder about your story.

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