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GoatsfortheoldGoat/ G.E.M.S. Foundation responds to The Washington Post Editorial – December 8th.

“We have been aware from our trips to South Sudan that civil war would break out again after the rainy season. There have been reports for months of arms being shipped in from China and other countries. This does not change the mission of Goatsfortheoldgoat.com/G.E.M.S Foundation. We will continue to…...

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The TV and radio personality is trying to save the country a goat at a time

By Ellen Ratner. Published December 02, 2014. FoxNews.com Editor’s note: The following column originally appeared on World Net Daily. Once a year, we celebrate Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and now Giving Tuesday. There is now an organization devoted to Giving Tuesday. GivingTuesday.org says “#GivingTuesday, a global…...

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South Sudan Is a Tough Place—Ellen Ratner Is Even Tougher

The TV and radio personality—sister of Barclays Center developer Bruce Ratner—is trying to save the country a goat at a time. By Armin Rosen During the weeks leading up to the rainy season, the weather in Juba, the low-rise and mud-hut capital of the recently established nation of South Sudan,…...

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Former slaves see their reflection for the first time

During a trip to South Sudan in the Spring of 2013, two medical students at St. George’s School of Medicine noticed that during photo documentation that the adults had an high interest in seeing their photos in the camera screen. We often see this with children but not adults. The…...

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Health In South Sudan

Recently, in March of 2013, Goats for the Old Goat took five physicians and two medical students to determine the health needs and conditions of slaves returning to South Sudan from Sudan. Although the findings are currently being reviewed, it appears that a lack of protein in their diets is…...

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Two Sandy’s for Every Goat!

We have great news! Until January 1st an anonymous donor will give a contribution to the “two Sandy’s” for every donated goat– Hurricane Sandy and the families of Sandy Hook Elementary– total amount donate will be posted on the website. We’re very excited and hope you take this double-goat opportunity…...

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GFTOG on Fox and Friends!

Did you miss catching Ellen Ratner and her goats on the Fox News Channel this morning? Well, here’s your chance to see the video! We appreciate the generosity of Fox News viewers, and everyone else who has contributed. Please spread the word to help feed the South Sudanese....

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We are finally up!

Goats for the Old Goat begins today! We have delivered goats to the women who breathe and to most of the people with Polio. Some of the she goats have already had kids. They are very cute! Now we are developing the farm and the dung will be given to…...

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