Happy Independence Day Botswana!!!

Sunday was the official Botswana Independence Day. The country has been free from British rule for 41 years now. Even though the country is a free, democratic nation, there is still much work to be done, especially on the spiritual front. We awoke to a headline in the paper that 2 babies had been found dumped: one in a bag in the river and one on the banks of the river. As a mission, we are desperately trying to get the permission of the government to get our “baby house” up and running. We would be able to house these abandoned babies, until suitable families were found for them. This is a spiritual battle to say the least! We are so happy to celebrate the independance with the country, but we also know that its not over yet! The fight for lives continues, and that is why we are here.


About Maureen Hochdorf

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One response to “Happy Independence Day Botswana!!!

  • contoveros

    Courageous work you seem to be providing. I wish I could just up and leave everything here in the USA to help in a place like Botswana.

    I can only do it vicareously through good people like yourself.

    thanks for the insight.

    A Zen Christian,

    michael j of

    Conshohocken, PA

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