Businesses That Care

October 19, 2018

Businesses That Care By Karen Miyamoto The 6th annual ZOE Rescue Walk is just a few weeks away.  This year’s Walk theme is Unstoppable Hope…our hope is unstoppable as we strive to rescue every child and care for them with the love to Jesus!  The event will be on November 3rd, Saturday at LA Mission […]

A Dollar and Then Some!

July 30, 2018

A Dollar and Then Some! by Karen Miyamoto Summer always brings back fond memories…memories of spending time with friends, camp, beach and fun!  During the summer months at ZOE equals Kids Helping Kids. This program is often adopted during Vacation Bible School for churches as a missions/outreach tool.   This year, Cerritos Baptist Church, a […]

CMTA 2018

May 30, 2018

CMTA 2018 by Karen Miyamoto  Recently, I was blessed to be able to attend the Annual Children’s Ministry conference that was held in Pasadena, CA.  ZOE has attended this event that is open to Children’s Ministry leaders for the past 7 years.   Being surrounded by leaders and volunteers that are eager to learn how to […]

Even in the Midst of Transition

September 11, 2017

Even in the Midst of Transition By Karen Miyamoto If you have been following ZOE long enough, you know by now that there are things always happening at the ZOE USA office.  From going to conferences to meeting with church pastors to big projects like opening up ZOE Children’s Homes Los Angeles, the USA staff […]

Everyone Can Do Something!

November 9, 2016

Everyone Can Do Something! A big THANK YOU to Julia Wang and the youth at Chinese Baptist Church of Orange Country (CBCOC) in Anaheim, CA for hosting a rummage sale to raise funds for ZOE International. Julia’s church heard about ZOE through a few of their church members who work at Liferay, a software company […]

Connecting Kids Across the Globe

October 5, 2016

Connecting Kids Across the Globe Last month, I had the privilege of sharing about ZOE and our Kids Helping Kids program to a small class of students that are a part of the Pioneer Club at Valencia United Methodist Church in Santa Clarita, CA. This small but mighty class has been collecting funds that get donated […]

75 Days left!

August 24, 2016

Can you believe that our ZOE Rescue Walk is in just 75 days? I love this event for many reasons but the greatest reason is that on this day, we get to meet and see all of you who have supported our organization face to face! Some of you have supported us from the very […]

Family Friendly This Fall

July 25, 2016

ZOE’s Annual ZOE Rescue Walk is in just 4 months. Though this sounds like it’s a ways out, time seems to be flying by lately that it will be here in no time. This year will be our 5th Walk. Hundreds, both adults and children, come together to this event to bring awareness to the […]

A Special Surprise for ZOE Teachers

July 18, 2016

A few days ago, it was “Wai Kru” Day in Thailand.  On this day, students pay respect to their teachers to show gratitude.  Public schools celebrate this day with a Wai Kru ceremony which incorporates Buddhist traditions such as prayer and rituals within their school.  Along with the ceremony, all of the students make a […]

Sisters Raise Awareness Through “More Than Gold”

May 25, 2016

 “They are more precious than gold, than much pure gold; they are sweeter than honey, than honey from the honeycomb.” Psalm 19:10 Imagine being in your teens and desiring to start your own company. How brave and exciting would that be! Well that’s exactly what these 2 sisters decided to do. Sisters, Clara (14 years […]