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“We had over 200 reservations already on hold, when our Raptim agent noticed some lower inventories (...) she lowered our airfare costs by USD 42,700.”

Subzero temperatures and inclement weather are resulting in several school closures across West Michigan. Several districts, including Kalamazoo, Three Rivers and Bangor, are keeping students at home Monday due to temperatures that will reach as low as 7 below zero throughout the night. Included in the closings are Allegan Public Schools, Otsego Public Schools, Climax-Scotts Schools and Kalamazoo Public Schools. To see a full list of closings, click here.

Humanitarian is described as having concern for or helping to improve the welfare and happiness of people. For example, trying to save human lives after a large-scale natural disaster like a severe earthquake or draught. Or going to third-world countries to help improve the living conditions by building schools, houses or churches. So when you speak about humanitarian travel, it means that a group of people…

Every business strives for quality customer service in a bid to make sure that the experience is held in high regard. Even when you don't necessarily even want to be a customer. For the fourth year in

In a bid to break the shutdown stalemate, President Donald Trump offered to extend temporary protections for young people brought to the U. S. illegally as children and those fleeing disaster zones in exchange for his long-promised border wall. But while Trump cast the move as a "commonsense compromise," Democrats were quick to dismiss it as a "nonstarter. "

On 8 October 1947, our famous first plane departed from Amsterdam. On board were fifteen missionaries headed for Uganda to bring help to the vulnerable people that needed it most. Since then, a perfect, productive and sustainable relationship with faith-based organizations has been at the very heart of Raptim. Whether you are on a short or long-term mission, your compassion inspires us every day

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Shakespeare's Pub just added Straight Outta the Wood Barrel-Aged Series - Brett Saison by Arcadia Brewing Company, a American Wild Ale, rated 3.625 on Untappd to their menu

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Access to clean drinking water and sanitation is a basic human right, according to the United Nations. However billions of people around the world continue to drink contaminated water and suffer the consequences. This includes a number of dangerous diseases, including diarrhea diseases and cholera. When humanitarian travellers make their way to communities where development …

Humanitarian travel is different from a vacation. You don’t go TripAdvisor’s Top 10 Vacation Spots in 2018. Instead, you head to where help is needed most. And these places can have different levels of comfort and security
Your main objective is to help others. But to do so, you need to stay safe and adapt to the new environment in order to complete your assignment. To do the absolute best that you can while in the field, follow these 7 golden rules of…

Cold temperatures coupled with breezy conditions Saturday evening prompted the National Weather Service to issue a wind chill advisory. Wind Chill Advisory map. (WWMT/Severe Weather Center 3) The advisory was scheduled to take effect 9 p. m. Saturday and continue through 10 a. m. Sunday. The advisory read "a wind chill advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. "

II Corinthians 9:10 New King James Version (AMP)
"Now He who provides seed for the sower and bread for food will provide and multiply your seed for sowing [that is, your resources] and increase the harvest of your righteousness [which shows itself in active goodness, kindness, and love]."
Day 19: Today's Spiritual Vitamin is about the "Fruits of Righteousness." The phrase, “fruit (or harvest) of righteousness”…

Wright State faculty and students need your support. Right now, the stakes at Wright State have never been higher— over the past several years, our students, the local workforce, and the region’s economy have been harmed by the administration’s poor stewardship. And now that this administration has exhausted the financial resources of the university on initiatives unrelated to its educational mission, it intends to recapture this…

Are we headed for a normalization of trade wars, or will leaders find a way to cooperate? Two trade experts give their take.

Humour brings people closer together - which is why we ought to embrace rather than fear it in the workplace. Here are three tips on how to raise a smile among your colleagues

The Latest on a winter storm in the Midwest and New England (all times local): 9:15 a. m. People throughout parts of the Midwest have awakened to a heavy and steady fall of snow that's forced the cancellation of hundreds of airline flights and made driving dangerous. More than 460 flights were canceled Saturday morning at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. Chicago's Midway International Airport also canceled about 50 flights.

The FDA is alerting pet owners and veterinary professionals about several recalls of dry dog food.

The cold and snow expected to descend on West Michigan pose a greater risk to the homeless population, but there are resources in place. Kalamazoo Gospel Mission Director of Programs John Simpson said the winter months add to the danger of exposure for the homeless population. Simpson said, “Seek shelter before it is too late to prevent frostbite. ” He said the Kalamazoo Gospel Mission, 448 N. Burdick St. , is always open to those in need of a place to get warm.

New research on vitamin K suggests that it may promote eye health, thanks to the vitamin’s link to active matrix Gla protein, or MGP, an inhibitor of calcification in large arteries.

There are thousands of people working in the humanitarian sector around the world. Their roles vary. But all humanitarians do have something in common. They are motivated by saving lives and helping those in need. So what humanitarian jobs are there? Do you think that this is something that might be your calling? Then keep …

Staff from Kalamazoo Valley’s ValleyHUB food hub are partnering with instructors from the University of Vermont to offer the Food Hub Management Professional Certificate program
Launched by UVM five years ago, the program is an innovative blend of hands-on, community-based, online and in-person learning designed to prepare students for managing food hubs. Designed for emergent and established food hub managers, the program provides the tools and…

Typically, humanitarian aid workers don’t have the luxury of bringing four suitcases on a mission. It's not possible to just take anything you want. You have to be smart and aware of the necessities so that the luggage you bring, is efficiently packed. In this article, we give a few travel tips for packing luggage on a humanitarian mission.