Archives for June 2016

June 22, 2016 - No Comments!

US Government Helps ZOE Educate Non Profits

written by Lori Ortenzi | ZOE J/TIP Grant Program Manager

usflagOn June 8, 2016, ZOE International, in collaboration with the the US Department of State - Office to Monitor & Combat Trafficking in Persons, and the Chiang Mai Thailand Private Children's Home Association, hosted a conference for about 60 organizations. The topic was "Child Protection and Internet Safety for Children." The conference was led by two speakers from Dtac (a telecommunication company providing digital information and technology in Thailand), David Cross, our National Director of ZOE Australia and our Child Protection Manager, and Brad Ortenzi, our Director of ZOE Child Rescue, who is US retired law enforcement and has served on a task force specializing in child exploitation cyber crimes.

Read more

June 6, 2016 - No Comments!

Not too busy to pray

Through the busy season, I am reminded that God is closer than we know. A lot is happening and sometimes it feels like we are running from one place to another. But the moments we get together to pray have been so refreshing.

Every 4th Tuesday of the month at 6pm, we have prayer for an hour at the US office.  It is open to anyone who has a heart to fight human trafficking through prayer. We also have a prayer room that is available during our office hours.

Read more

June 1, 2016 - No Comments!

How Much Drinking Water?

Have you ever wondered how much water we drink at ZOE? Probably not, but just for your information, here it is!

As of 2016, we order 50 bottles (20 liters each) EVERY WEEK! These water bottles are ONLY USED FOR DRINKING. We have multiple water coolers set up all around ZOE, so this is the most efficient way to make sure everyone has clean water to drink. How much does all this cost per week? About $30 per week delivered! The annual cost is about $1,560 per year!

Read more