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MEET A SCIENTOLOGIST—GRACIA BENNISH, ART AND SOUL

CLEARWATER, FLORIDASATURDAY, JUNE 9, 2012

Scientologist and artist Gracia Bennish, creating a better world.

In a unique meld of art and activism, Gracia Bennish leaves her mark in unexpected places.

A true citizen of the world, Bennish, who lives with husband Garry in Clearwater, Florida, was born and raised in Detroit, has lived in the United States, Australia, Europe and Mexico, and has worked or volunteered in Haiti, Baghdad, Myanmar, Africa, Thailand, Cuba and Colombia.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY LONDON HOLDS OPEN HOUSE IN HONOR OF THE QUEEN’S DIAMOND JUBILEE

LONDON, ENGLANDWEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2012

Visitors to London for the June 3 Thames Jubilee Pageant honoring the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee found hospitality, refreshments and respite from the driving rain and unseasonably cold temperatures at the daylong open house at the 146 Queen Victoria Street home of the Church of Scientology London.

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ORANGE COUNTY WELCOMES CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY TO HISTORIC HOME

SANTA ANA, CALIFORNIASATURDAY, JUNE 2, 2012

On Saturday, June 2, city and state dignitaries joined thousands of Scientologists in downtown Santa Ana to dedicate the new Church of Scientology of Orange County.

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BRIDGE PUBLICATIONS WINS TOP HONORS IN MANUFACTURING LEADERSHIP AWARDS

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIATHURSDAY, MAY 31, 2012

Bridge Publications, publisher of the religious works of Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard, has been awarded top honors in the Manufacturing Leadership 100 Awards of 2012.

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MEET A SCIENTOLOGIST—THE EXCEPTIONAL DR. GARBUTT

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIATUESDAY, MAY 29, 2012

Scientologist Alf Garbutt was named Chiropractor of the Year in 2010 by the American Chiropractic Association Rehabilitation Council.  He also has won a total of 18 martial arts world championships to date and in 2011 won a record-breaking seven gold medals in a single world championship competition.

Discipline is one of his secrets, and using that discipline to learn and do.

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MEET A SCIENTOLOGIST—ZAHID QURESHI, MAKING A SCIENCE OF HELPING PEOPLE

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIATUESDAY, MAY 29, 2012

When Zahid Qureshi was introduced to Scientology, it made perfect sense to him. It appealed to his practical nature while satisfying his thirst for the spiritual.

Born and raised in Pakistan, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in aeronautical engineering, Qureshi came to America in 1970 to do postgraduate work at MIT. But by 1986, a failed marriage and a dead-end job had robbed life of the promise it once held for him.

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SCIENTOLOGY VOLUNTEER MINISTER TEAMS UP WITH ARCHANGEL AIRBORNE TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY MEDICAL TRAINING IN HAITI

HAITIMONDAY, MAY 28, 2012

Scientology Volunteer Minister Ayal Lindeman is carrying out his 6th humanitarian mission to Haiti since the January 2010 earthquake. Since arriving May 14, he has trained more than 1,100 community health personnel, families and first-responders in simple skills that save lives.

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MEET A SCIENTOLOGIST—ALISON OSBORN: OFF TO A GOOD START WITH SCIENTOLOGY

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIATUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012

Alison Osborn considers herself truly lucky, with an ideal marriage and a career she loves.

She credits her parents with helping her through the rough spots of her childhood and teen years, making it easier for her to think for herself and arrive where she is today. The way her mother approached Alison’s difficulties at school was one example.

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SCIENTOLOGY VOLUNTEER MINISTERS SOUTH PACIFIC GOODWILL TOUR TACKLES SOLOMON ISLANDS LITERACY

SOLOMON ISLANDSTUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012

The Scientology Volunteer Ministers South Pacific Goodwill Tour has completed a series of seminars on Study Technology developed by Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard. Delivering to teachers and students from 31 schools in Guadalcanal, the volunteers addressed education as the key issue to improve conditions for the island.

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MEET A SCIENTOLOGIST—JULIETA SANTAGOSTINO, HELPING FLORIDA CHILDREN LIVE DRUG-FREE LIVES

CLEARWATER, FLORIDASUNDAY, MAY 20, 2012

Scientologist Julieta Santagostino is director of the Florida chapter of the Foundation for a Drug-Free World.

Fashion designer Julieta Santagostino, 28, is the driving force behind the Florida chapter of Foundation for a Drug-Free World. Her profile is one of more than 200 “Meet a Scientologist” videos on the Scientology website at www.scientology.org.

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SCIENTOLOGY FREEDOM MAGAZINE EARNS AWARD FROM RELIGION COMMUNICATORS COUNCIL

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIASUNDAY, MAY 13, 2012

Freedom Magazine Special Report Wins DeRose-Hinkhouse Memorial Award of Excellence

Known for its investigative reporting in the public interest, Freedom Magazine, the human rights journal of the Church of Scientology, has been awarded a Religion Communicators Council (RCC) DeRose-Hinkhouse Memorial Award of Excellence for its 2011 Special Report, The New Yorker: What a Load of Balderdash.

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THE ANNIVERSARY OF DIANETICS, THE BEST SELLING SELF-HELP BOOK OF ALL TIME BY L. RON HUBBARD

INTERNATIONALWEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2012

The Adventure of Dianetics began 62 years ago today.

On May 9, 1950, a movement was launched with these words by L. Ron Hubbard: “Dianetics is an adventure. It is an exploration into Terra Incognita, the human mind, that vast and hitherto unknown realm half an inch back of our foreheads.” He further invited readers to “Treat it as an adventure. And may you never be the same again.” Millions have done just that.

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SCIENTOLOGY DISASTER RESPONSE IN THE WAKE OF FIJI FLOODS

VITA LEVU, FIJI ISLANDSSUNDAY, MAY 6, 2012

Scientology Volunteer Ministers, mobilized in the wake of recent floods, are providing relief and helping in the cleanup operation in Vita Levu, the main island of Fiji.

The United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) estimates the flooding of early April 2012, the worst in decades, caused $71.3 million in damage. And although the waters have receded, entire villages were submerged in floodwaters and the damage continues to impact the lives of thousands.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY NASHVILLE CELEBRATES THIRD ANNIVERSARY IN NEW HOME

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEESUNDAY, MAY 6, 2012

The Church of Scientology & Celebrity Centre Nashville celebrated the third anniversary in its new home, a restored historical landmark at 8th Avenue South.

The Church of Scientology & Celebrity Centre Nashville held a festive celebration for parishioners and distinguished guests at the historic Fall School Building at 8th Avenue South, Nashville, which has served as its new home since its grand opening on April 25, 2009.

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THE FIRST ANNUAL MULTI-MARATHON FOR A DRUG-FREE UNITED KINGDOM

WESTMINSTER, LONDON, UNITED KINGDOMSATURDAY, MAY 5, 2012

Scientologists Run to Promote Drug-Free Living in England

A team of runners carried out a week-long 130-mile (209 km) multi-marathon through southern England to promote drug education and prevention as a primary solution to drug abuse.

The UK Drug-Free Multi-Marathon began April 14 on the steps of Lambeth Town Hall in the south of London. Over the next seven days they ran to East Grinstead in Sussex and on to Uckfield, Brighton, Crawley, Reigate and Croydon, ending back in Westminster in the heart of London.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY RECOGNIZED WITH DEROSE-HINKHOUSE MEMORIAL AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE

PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIASATURDAY, MAY 5, 2012

The Religion Communicators Council (RCC) honored the Church of Scientology with two DeRose-Hinkhouse Memorial Awards of Excellence at the Council’s 2012 convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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SCIENTOLOGY VOLUNTEER MINISTERS PROVIDE FREE SEMINARS IN GUADALCANAL

HONIARA, GUADALCANAL PROVINCE, SOLOMON ISLANDSFRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2012

The official launch of the Scientology Volunteer Ministers Goodwill Tour in Honiara, capital of Guadalcanal Province of the Solomon Islands, signals the launch of a month of free seminars on the 19 subjects of the Scientology Handbook.

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PHILANTHROPIST BRINGS SCIENTOLOGY VOLUNTEER MINISTERS PROGRAM TO DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

KANANGA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGOTHURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2012

Thousands lined the streets and filled Stadium de L’Espoir (Stadium of Hope) in Kananga, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), to welcome the team of Scientology Volunteer Ministers who arrived this week from Uganda, Québec and Brussels to implement Volunteer Minister training for 2,000 Congolese

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MEET A SCIENTOLOGIST—PATRICK CLOUDEN, THE POWER OF INTENTION

BUFFALO, NEW YORKWEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 2012

Among the most striking qualities of Scientologist Patrick Clouden are his friendliness, energy, and intention—traits that explain, at least in part, his success in sales, as a motivational speaker and an entrepreneur. But Clouden describes the inauspicious beginnings of his career and the role Scientology played in helping him accomplish his goals.

“I had just graduated from Canisius College in Buffalo, New York, in 1975 and I was ready to take on the world. But no one seemed interested,” he says. “I couldn’t get a job.”

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY OF LONDON HOLDS HUMAN RIGHTS OPEN HOUSE

LONDON, ENGLANDTUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2012

An open house at the Church of Scientology of London presented an overview of the Church’s work in support of human rights. Civic and religious leaders and representatives of nongovernmental organizations were also introduced to the human rights education initiative the Church sponsors.

Tracey Colman, Public Affairs Director of the Church, briefed those attending on human rights issues in London, including statistics on human trafficking and child abuse.

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