Ron Greenwich will be the featured speaker at Thursday’s Minden Lions Club meeting. He will be speaking about building an orphanage in Haiti, where there are several hundred thousand orphans.
He has worked as a social worker at the Methodist Children’s Home in Waco, Texas, the Arkansas Baptist Children’s Home in Monticello, AR and was program supervisor at the Southeast Arkansas Human Development Center in Warren, AR.
In 1983, Ron and Alana were appointed as Southern Baptist missionaries to Brazil by the SBC International Mission Board, where they served for 32 years before retiring in October, 2015.
For the past two years Ron has served as Missions Mobilizer and Projects Coordinator for the Louisiana Reach Haiti partnership and now serves on the LRH Board. They will be building a children’s village, school, medical clinic and training center as well as planting churches in Haiti.
The Minden Lions Club meets at noon Thursday at the American Legion Home on Pine Street.