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'Newborns leave hospitals wrapped in newspaper'

Original post made on Mar 15, 2010

Joan Hamblin is on a mission. She wants to make sure that young mothers in Guatemala have everything they need to take care of their babies. She and her friends assemble kits at her dining room table but are finding the costs add up.

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Posted by Audrey
a resident of another community
on Mar 17, 2010 at 1:33 pm

Joan Hamblin is the leader of the “The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints” She served as an elder missionary along with her husband in Guatemala back in 2000. Joan donated for prop 8 against gay marriage, she took the rights of people and children who are born in gay couples homes. Some gay couples adopt children from Guatemala. Guatemala is a country full of corruption and where the Mormon Church is seeking increasing membership for the joy book.

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Posted by katie
a resident of Danville
on Mar 21, 2010 at 12:50 am

I'm for anyone helping people in developing countries. If you don't like this gal's political or religious views, then please feel free to go overseas yourself and do some good for someone less fortunate than you. If you choose not to do that, then who are you to get on a high horse about morality?

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