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Shining The Light Ministries is a Non Profit Corporation operating out of Fairbury Illinois. IRS 501C3 is in process.

This ministry was born out of First Baptist Church of Fairbury, Illinois

A seed was planted on a mission trip to Nicaragua in 2012.In 2013 30 gardens were started in a rural community. The vision was to teach self sustainability. Today we work in 8  communities with agricultural projects and 5 communities with sewing projects In Nicaragua We partner with Brillando la Luz de Cristo, Ministerio Gracia Viva and El Ayudante In Leon Nicaragua and Open Heart Ministries in Nicaragua. 

Shining The Light Ministries is organized and operated exclusively for charitable purposes in accordance with sec.501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986(or the corresponding provision of any future United States Internal Revenue law and referred to below as the "Code"). More specifically the corporation is organized to empower locals in under developed countries to spread the Gospel and teach, disciple, and train community members in their country  methods of self-sustainability in agriculture and domestic businesses  by providing communications, hands on training, physical assistance and leadership. Local pastors and Churches will be assisted in being physically and monetarily equipped to spread the Gospel.

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