Children benefit from organization’s Tea Program
Deajanae Duncan performs a praise dance during the Helping Children Around the World 2nd Annual Tea Program at Jelly Belly in Fairfield, Saturday. The benefit raised money to help children throughout the world. (Aaron Rosenblatt/Daily Republic)
FAIRFIELD — For Artra Green of Fairfield, it's about helping children both here and abroad.
Green was inspired to action by a mission trip she took to Haiti in 1993, where she saw the struggles of children who lived in poverty. That eventually led to formation of an organization called Helping Children Around the World, now in its second year.
Also in its second year is the organization's Tea Program, which took place Saturday in the Jelly Belly conference room . . . Continue Reading