Post Date: March 4, 2017
Book Distribution Goal Date: July and August, 2017
Goal Amount: $4,818.00 (Cost per book: $2.41*) for 2,000 Books in Spanish
*$2.41 (US Dollars) per book includes printing ($ 1.61) and shipping ($ .80); Whitehall Printing Company of Neples, Florida, the printers used by the authors of the book, and the printers in cooperation with the authors’ bookstore/distribution center, will print a quality book per the authors specs and quality control and ship the books to Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic. This cost is based on a run of 2,000 copies.
About the Project:
The Distribution of 2000 books, in Spanish, The Children Are Free: Reexamining the Biblial Evidence on Same-sex Relationships by Rev. Jeff Miner and Rev. Tyler Connoley, in Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic, July and August 2017 (1000 copies to each country).
Target Areas: The Dominican Republic and Nicaragua
Target Groups: LGBT, Universities, Clergy, Laypeople, Libraries, Politicians, Media (for reviews)
Background: Groundwork has been laid in both Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic, working with activists, educators, LGBT people, Christian leaders, lay people and media so that interest in the book The Children Are Free is at a high demand.
Objectives: By giving the book a wide range of distribution, this project hopes to (1) minister to the needs of LGBT Christians; (2) educate the larger Christian community; (3) raise general awareness of the theological diversity that exists within the church at large; (4) begin or further the discussion; and (5) to further (therefore), directly or indirectly, the human rights of LGBT people.
YOU CAN MAKE YOUR DONATION HERE:
Click the above button to make a one-time donation of any amount to A Special Project Fund (Books for the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua).
- You can use a debit card or credit card or PayPal if you have a PayPal account.
- You can make a donation from most anywhere in the world, just select your country.
- You can designate, in the instructuion box that says “Add special instructions to the seller,” your gift as either for the Dominican Republic or for Nicaragua
Or, you can make your donation by personal check
Make the check out to “Other Sheep,” designate which fund, and mail it to:
Mr. Stan C. Kimer, Treasurer
4404 Pamlico Dr.
Raleigh, NC 27609