Forcey Bible Church

The 3rd-5th grade boys and girls at Forcey Bible Church in Silver Spring, MD collected nickels and other coins to benefit Nickel’s for Nets, Sweet Sleep’s malaria prevention initiative. Nickel’s for Nets not only raises money to buy mosquito nets for orphans, but also educates children on the importance of using mosquito nets in other parts of the world. Without these … Read More

Spring Back Recycling

Spring Back Recycling is a non-profit that exists to break down mattresses and build up lives. Its mission is to provide sustainable employment and small business training for formerly incarcerated men and women. Launched in March of 2011 as a partnership between Belmont University’s Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team and Belmont Church’s Isaiah 58 ministry, Spring Back’s mission is … Read More

Brooke Builds a Bed

Russ and Jennifer heard about Sweet Sleep through Brentwood Baptist Church.  One night, as Russ was putting his 4-year-old daughter, Brooke, to bed he told her that some children don’t have nice beds like hers. He said that their church helped buy beds for orphan children in other countries.  Brooke told her dad that she wanted to buy a bed … Read More

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, First Baptist Church Lawrenceburg KY

August 2011 a group of 4 students from First Baptist Church Lawrenceburg KY were challenged by their student pastor, Rich Smith, to choose an organization to support through a 3-on-3 basketball tournament. The students got together to think about what choice they would make and remembered Sweet Sleep. These students became very excited about raising money to buy beds and … Read More

Alana’s Story

Every weekday in February Sweet Sleep is Sharing Love through stories from individuals, churches and other partners who have helped us show love to orphans around the world by giving them a bed.Go to www.sweetsleep.org/sharinglove and find out more about Sharing Love. Sweet Sleep Trick or Treat While in town for our Soiree this past October, our global staff were … Read More

Fun Run/Walk- “Huff and Puff Before You Stuff”

Today marks day two of Sweet Sleep Sharing Love in February. All month Sweet Sleep will share stories from individuals, churches and other partners who have helped us show love to orphans around the world by giving them a bed.Go to www.sweetsleep.org/sharinglove and find out more about Sharing Love. “Huff and Puff Before You Stuff” Fun Run/Walk On Thanksgiving Day 2011, Matt … Read More

Sharing Love: Hannah’s Story

Today kicks off our first Sharing Love post. Throughout the month of February, Sweet Sleep will share stories from individuals, churches and other partners who have helped Sweet Sleep show love to orphans around the world by giving them a bed.Go to www.sweetsleep.org/sharinglove and find out more about Sharing Love. Hannah’s Story About a month before her 16th birthday, Hannah was looking forward … Read More