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Who We Are

We are a world-wide network of Ministry Partners who serve abandoned at-risk children, women, and men in the poorest mega cities of the Developing World. Since 1992, we have been walking along side our Ministry Partners and witnessing the Gospel of Jesus Christ change lives radically, break the extreme cycle of poverty, and transform even the most destitute communities.

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Letra Viva (Living Letter, in Spanish) is a network of evangelical book publishers working within the Spanish speaking countries of Latin America, seeking to produce contextualised and biblical publications.


Oakseed has for 21 years created dynamic relationships with proven, effective, indigenous Partner organizations around the world. Oakseed's Ministry Partners have proven themselves able to multiply each donation many times over. Together we work to break the cycles of poverty, human trafficking, and despair that trap the poorest of the poor in megacities around the world. Oakseed is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, which means your gifts are tax deductible.

Latest News

  • 2013 Ministry Partner Updates from the Field
    2013 Ministry Partner Updates from the Field
    We are rejoicing with gratitude for the many ways the Lord provided for Oakseed and our Partners in 2013. Through your prayers and support, the Lord richly blessed us and provided for our Partners physically and spiritually. Here are a few exciting stories from the Ministry Field! Click Here to read our Annual Ministry Update 2013!...
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  • Sam Hawkins opened a shoe factory to give ex-cons a second chance
    Sam Hawkins opened a shoe factory to give ex-cons a second chance
    A shoe factory located just outside a prison in El Salvador is an act of love, a way to help former convicts stay out of prison. By Whitney Eulich, Staff writer / December 2, 2013 / The Christian Science Monitor SANTA ANA, EL SALVADOR Sam Hawkins delicately shifts a cardboard shoebox back and forth between his wrinkled hands. It is a subtle shade of pink and almost entirely covered in red and black text. “In...
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  • Dr. Jember Teffera, Lifetime Achievement Awardee
    Dr. Jember Teffera, Lifetime Achievement Awardee
      Dr. Jember Teffera – Founder and Executive Director – IHA – UDP In 2012, the Association for Women in Business (AWiB) was thrilled to discover Dr. Jember Teffera. Quietly yet profoundly impacting her community, Dr. Jember’s story and work quickly became our inspiration. We were struck by how her immense contributions towards changing the face of neighborhoods and the people that dwelled in them had not been extensively told and retold. There was of...
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