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YOUTH FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DAY PROCLAIMED IN GRANTORTO, ITALY

GRANTORTO, ITALYWEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2013

Grantorto officials in acknowledging Youth for Human Rights, the human rights education initiative the Church of Scientology supports. Grantorto Mayor Luciano Gavin proclaimed November 10, 2013, and this date in future years, to be Youth for Human Rights Day for his city.

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DRUG PREVENTION GROUPS TEAM UP TO COUNTER VENEZUELA DRUG ABUSE

MERIDA, VENEZUELA TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2013

A fun-filled day of activities organized by the Scientology-supported Truth About Drugs initiative and the Vigia Anti-drug Foundation in Merida, Venezuela

Young athletes from local schools competed in an intramural soccer match in October in the state of Merida, Venezuela. The level of excitement of the players, their friends and families was a living demonstration that life is more fun when you don’t use drugs.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY OF PRETORIA BACKS TSWHANE DRUG PREVENTION PROGRAM

TSWHANE, SOUTH AFRICAMONDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2013

Truth About Drugs educational materials provided to community and civic leaders

The Church of Scientology of Pretoria was invited to attend the Twshane City Hall Substance Abuse Summit November 14, which drew together civic and community leaders concerned with this important issue.

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SARDINIA SCIENTOLOGISTS RIDE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS FOR ALL

SARDINIA, ITALYSUNDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2013

Cycling for the rights of all, members of the Church of Scientology of Cagliari kick off a month of activities that will culminate on UN Human Rights Day December 10th, the 65th anniversary of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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AN IDEAL ORG AT THE GATEWAY OF THE CHINESE-SPEAKING WORLD

KAOHSIUNG, TAIWANSATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2013

On Saturday, December 7, amidst a burst of confetti and beneath a cloud of balloons, a ribbon was cut on the new Church of Scientology Ideal Organization of Kaohsiung, Taiwan. More than 4,000 Scientologists and guests from across Asia and Oceania were joined by national and city dignitaries for the dedication ceremony.

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SCIENTOLOGY VOLUNTEER MINISTERS HELP EASE MARATHON FATIGUE

TOKYO, JAPANSATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2013

Tokyo Scientologists helped runners at the finish line of the Ichikawa Marathon

Runners who competed in the October 2013 Ichikawa Marathon benefited from a simple technique that eased the physical stress of the 26-mile race. Scientology Volunteer Ministers from the Church of Scientology of Tokyo set up “recovery stations” at the finish line and helped runners with a special Scientology technique that speeds healing and recovery.

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SCIENTOLOGISTS REACH HUIXQUILUCAN YOUTH WITH TRUTH ABOUT DRUGS

HUIXQUILUCAN, MEXICO THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2013

Volunteers from the National Scientology Organization of Mexico distributed drug education materials in Huixquilucan October 28 as part of an ongoing project to bring the truth about drugs to youth in the area.

Volunteers from the National Scientology Organization of Mexico bring the truth about drugs to Huixquilucan, a town of extremes, where lavish, high-end shops cater to clientele just blocks from one of the most impoverished barrios of Mexico City.

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MELBOURNE HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCATE HONORED AT CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIAWEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2013

The Church of Scientology of Melbourne hosted a human rights award event to mark United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

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NEW CENTER OF SCIENTOLOGY OPENS IN THE NORTH OF ISRAEL

CARMIEL, ISRAELWEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2013

Hundreds of guests and dignitaries convened in the city of Carmiel to celebrate the opening of the new Scientology Center for the North of Israel. The Center will provide Scientology Life Improvement courses and spiritual counseling and will serve as a hub for the many social betterment and humanitarian programs Scientology supports.

Leaders of the Druze and Scientology religions joined in the dedication November 9 of the Scientology Center for the north of Israel in the city of Carmiel.

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PLETTENBERG BAY’S MEN IN BLUE BRING HAPPINESS TO LOCAL RESIDENTS

PLETTENBERG BAY, SOUTH AFRICAMONDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2013

Members of the Church of Scientology of Port Elizabeth, South Africa, help bring police and local residents together through a unique booklet.

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SCIENTOLOGY VOLUNTEER MINISTERS GOODWILL TOUR OFFERS WORKSHOPS IN PALAU

PALAU, SOUTH PACIFICSUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2013

Bringing tools for life to the South Pacific.

The Scientology Volunteer Minister South Pacific Goodwill Tour launched a series of workshops October 11 at the Palau Community College assembly hall in the city of Koror with a grand opening ceremony dedicated by the dean of continuing education of the college.

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ONLINE COURSES PROVIDE TOOLS FOR LIFE

LOS ANGELES, CASATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2013

Celebrating three years of free online training in 17 languages through the Scientology website and the Volunteer Ministers website: since launch of the program in October 2010, thousands have improved their lives through these courses.

An engineer from the Philippines, Jay had reached a dead end in his career. He had worked hard to earn a degree, but soon found his skills obsolete, outstripped by the speed of technological change. Searching online for a new direction, he found the Volunteer Ministers website.

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SCIENTOLOGY VOLUNTEER MINISTERS MEXICAN DISASTER RESPONSE

GUERRERO, MEXICOFRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2013

Hurricane Raymond swept through areas already flooded by last month’s storms. Volunteer Ministers in Guerrero since tropical storms Manuel now providing relief in wake of latest downpour.

The third major storm to hit Mexico this hurricane season has left an already weakened infrastructure reeling.

Hurricane Raymond careened toward Mexico’s Pacific coast threatening new flooding in Acapulco, which is still recovering from September’s heavy rains.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY PRETORIA HOSTS 3RD ANNUAL AFRICAN YOUTH UNION SUMMIT

PRETORIA, AFRICATHURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2013

Summit urges action to empower the African people.

Public officials and NGOs joined African Youth Union (AYU) delegates at the Church of Scientology Pretoria October 17-18 for the 3rd annual African Youth Union Summit. The theme of this year’s program was “On the Road to Action: Moving Beyond Pan-Africanism Rhetoric.”

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FORT HARRISON WALKING PARK NEWEST CONTRIBUTION TO DOWNTOWN BEAUTIFICATION

CLEARWATER, FLORIDAWEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2013

The brand new Fort Harrison Walking Park provides an oasis in downtown Clearwater, Florida.

The Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization dedicated a new walking park this weekend. Located directly to the south of the Fort Harrison, on the site of a former county service station, the 38,000 square foot urban park connects the Church’s Oak Cove property on Osceola Avenue with the Flag Building, now in the final preparation stages for its grand opening.

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SCIENTOLOGY DRUG PREVENTION EFFORT ANNUAL REVIEW: SYNTHETIC DRUGS AN URGENT ISSUE

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIASUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2013

Church of Scientology adds synthetic drugs component to the drug education initiative it supports.

The Church of Scientology International has just completed its annual review of the Truth About Drugs, the drug education and prevention initiative it supports. This review is carried out each October to assess results and pinpoint new issues.

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D.C. SCIENTOLOGISTS MARCH AGAINST SLAVERY

WASHINGTON, D.C.SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2013

Human rights advocates from the Church of Scientology join in a concerted effort to counter human trafficking.

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SCIENTOLOGISTS HELP YOUTH GET SMART ABOUT “SMART DRUGS” IN NORTHERN ITALY

PORDENONE, ITALYTHURSDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2013

Church of Scientology of Pordenone reaching out to youth to proof them up against the flood of new psychoactive substances flooding Italy.

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KERN COUNTY KIDS LEARN THE TRUTH ABOUT DRUGS

RANDSBURG, KERN COUNTY, CALIFORNIAWEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2013

In October 2013, Kern County volunteers from the Church of Scientology helped youngsters decide to live drug-free lives. Randsburg is a quiet little town in Kern County, at the southern end of California’s Central Valley. The town sprang up and thrived for a few years after gold was discovered nearby in 1895. Tourists seeking a glimpse of the “Old West” visit the Randsburg general store, ice cream parlor and the old jail and browse through the mining museum, local antique shops and art galleries.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY BACKS SUPER BOWL ANTI-TRAFFICKING STANCE

WASHINGTON, D.C.SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2013

Human Rights Summit planned to counter human trafficking at the Super Bowl, which has been described as “the single largest human trafficking incident in the United States”

As today’s summit against human trafficking convenes at the War Memorial in Trenton, the Church of Scientology National Affairs Office in Washington, D.C., pledges support for New Jersey’s strategy to prevent human trafficking at the 2014 Super Bowl.

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