The National Directorate of the Children’s Ministry of The Church of Pentecost, led by Pastor Professor William Otoo Ellis, made a donation worth GH₵10,000.00 on Friday, November 24, 2023, to the Sogakope Area. The donation aims to address the needs of children affected by the spillage of water from the Akosombo and Kpong Dams.
A team, headed by Pastor William Appiah Briten, the Ho Area Children’s Ministry Leader, presented the donations on behalf of the directorate and the Regional Coordinating Committee (RCC) Coordinator, Apostle Dr. Dela Quampah.
The donated items include bags of rice, beans, maize, soft drinks, cooking oil, biscuits, secondhand clothing, toilet rolls, and a cash donation of GH₵2,000.00.
Pastor William Appiah Briten, while presenting the items, emphasized that this gesture was in response to the crisis in Sogakope and its surroundings. Referring to Jesus’s words in Matthew 25, he expressed the directorate’s commitment to visit the children of the Sogakope Area in their time of need.
Pastor Godwin Coffie Adzahlie, the Sogakope Area Head, received the items on behalf of the children and expressed gratitude to the Directorate. He noted that the donated items would significantly alleviate the plight of the victims affected by the water spillage.
The delegation also included Overseers Eric Sitsofe Akude (Kpetoe District), Yayra Martey Agidi (Nyive District), and Mrs. Priscilla Adams (Ho Area Children’s Ministry Executive member). The Sogakope Area Secretary, Pastor Hawkson Amediku Asare, and Overseer Nana Badu Koomson of Gbalixorme District assisted the Area Head in receiving the items.