Archive for March 2017

Children's Cafeteria

We’re excited to announce we broke ground on the cafeteria project and are excited to see the progress. As you can imagine it gets very hot and wet due to the aggressive climate. Below is a 7-day forecast. Currently, the caretakers are cooking by burning coal inside of the very rooms they sleep. They usually…

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Day 8 | Trip 22

On our last full day in Liberia, we were blessed to be able to hang out with our little brothers and sisters at Hope In Christ Orphanage. Thank you guys for joining us on Trip 22, and sharing these beautiful children with your friends and family. It’s because of you that these special kiddos continue…

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Day 7 | Trip 22

Day 7 Today started with a “bumpy up, bumpy down” ride to church. The church was in a garage on top of a hill overlooking the Liberia’s soccer stadium.   The view was much more impressive than I could capture with my lens, and the area welcomed a surprising breeze that we haven’t felt much of…

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Day 6 | Trip 22

Day 6 | Trip 22 Our last day in Buchanan begins with a stop at the local Total for Troy to purchase some more solar lights for the Caring for Tomorrow orphanage. As I mentioned yesterday, the living conditions at CFT are rough at best so we decided to stop by on our way out of…

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Day 4: Part 2 & Day 5 | Trip 22

Day 4: Part 2 & Day 5 | Trip 22 Day 4 Continued. After we had left Peter’s orphanage, we headed to see a big group of beautiful orphans at Peter Saykalon Orphanage in Kakata. If you recall the picture below, we met these children on Trip #20, and this is what they had to survive…

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Day 4: Part 1 | Trip 22

Day 4: Part 1 |Trip 22 The crow has crowed, and the Muslims have began to start praying to Allah across the street. Every morning and night you’ll hear a man come over a loud speaker to begin praying for 1 hour. This is usually our dinner bell and wake up call. There is only 1…

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