MCC Photo/Alison Ralph

This month's guests are Fildrend Mudenda and her host Junia Loewen. Fildred, originally from Ndola, Zambia, where she trained as a social worker, works at Pregnancy and Family Support Services in Winnipeg, Manitoba, through MCC's International Volunteer Exchange Program (IVEP). Pregnancy and Family Support Services offers emergency food supplies for infants, parenting classes and other support, as well as a daycare and a thrift shop for families in the Spence neighbourhood. 

Playing time: 
14:30
International Volunteer Exchange Program participant Fildred Mudenda from Zambia and her host Junia Loewen share about the program and its benefits for them both.

Word and Deed, established in April 2007, is a fifteen minute radio program hosted by Robb Nickel and featuring the work MCC is doing around the world. It is broadcast on CFAM AM 950, CHSM AM 1250, and CHRB AM 1220 at 8:45 am every fourth Sunday of the month and recorded at Mennonite Church Manitoba studios in Winnipeg. 

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