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World Hope International employee wins distinguished award

Anne Vines, program director for World Hope International’s Enable the Children, was named a UK Points of Light award winner for her work in Sierra Leone

Indiana church hosts toy giveaway

Greensburg Wesleyan Church in Greensburg, Ind., hosted its second annual toy giveaway for local parents the Saturday before Christmas.

New York church vandalized

A safe at Turnpike Wesleyan Church in Plattsburg, N.Y., was recently stolen when the church was broken into overnight.

Volunteers in New York assist after snowstorm

Volunteers with Hillside Wesleyan Church in Olean, N.Y., took the time to shovel sidewalks in the community during a recent snowstorm in the area.

Ontario churches assisting in resettling refugees

Brockville Wesleyan Church in Brockville, Ontario, Canada, and Centennial Road Standard Church in Lyn, Ontario, are assisting in the resettlement of Syrian refugees who have relocated to the area.

Churches to hold symposium on human trafficking

Faith Wesleyan Church in Williamsport, Pa., and Christ Wesleyan Church in Milton, Pa., will both hold a symposium in January to discuss the “reality of human trafficking.”

New way to save on IWU tuition

The Private College 529 Plan will provide a way to save on tuition at Indiana Wesleyan University.

Houghton College as $92 million to regional economy

A study has confirmed that Houghton College generated $92 million dollars in regional economic stimulus in 2015.