Grace Buuck and Mackenzie Dykes, rural Ossian residents, model Little Dresses for Africa made by members of the Zion Friedheim congregation. The girls attend Ossian Elementary School and are members of Friedheim. (Photo provided)
The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) and the Morning Glories (a craft group) of Zion Friedheim Lutheran Church, Friedheim, combined forces and recently completed 43 dresses for Little Dresses for Africa.
The dresses ranged from sizeS 3 to size 12.
Little Dresses for Africa is a non-profit Christian organization based in Brownstown, Mich. It provides relief to young girls in Africa. Why little girls? In many of the receiving countries, girls are seen to have little value, a news release said.
For further details, see today's print or e-editions.