In conjunction with the National Governors Association meetings held in Salt Lake City 14-17 July 2011, spouses of the governors visited the Humanitarian Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on 15 July.
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sends young men and women as well as couples out into the world to teach and serve others.
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Major League Baseball’s reigning world champs, the San Francisco Giants, hosted members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Tuesday night, July 5.
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In the Washington Post "On Faith" blog this week, Church Public Affairs managing director, Michael Otterson, discusses the Mormon response to natural disasters and the faith’s emphasis on self-reliance and emergency preparation:
What exactly does Mormon welfare and humanitarian response look like? First and foremost, it’s preparing for hard times before they hit.
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was recently recognized by the Mongolian government for its donation of 250 wheelchairs, as well as crutches, canes and walkers.
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The latest edition of The World Report, a semiannual report of news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is now available on the Church’s Public Affairs YouTube channel.
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A jar of peanut butter may seem like a small thing, but it can make a big difference to someone who is hungry. That’s why The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints runs a cannery in Houston, Texas, that produces peanut butter. And now, the recently renovated facility is capable of producing over a million jars a year.
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently published a report of its service in Haiti since last year’s 7.0-magnitude earthquake. Scott Taylor of the Deseret News has also written two in-depth reports — one on the Church’s humanitarian relief efforts in Haiti over the past year, and the other about Utah doctors’ experiences in the devastated country.
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This weekend, an AOL article reported that Haitians displaced by flooding caused by Hurricane Tomas were not allowed shelter in a Church meetinghouse in Leogane, Haiti. The report of this event obviously describes an isolated aberration.
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