Monthly Archives: July 2012

Project 51: Send toothbrushes and toothpaste to children in Kenya

About a month ago, I was contacted through my Teaching to Give Facebook Page  by a minister named John in Kenya.  John runs the Fresh Start Academy, which is a school with approximately 300 children in Eldoret, Kenya.  Many (or … Continue reading

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Project 50: Take cookies to the traffic control guys at church

Today we completed project number 50.  Wow, that is a lot!  Only two more until we reach our goal for the year!  I really can’t take much credit for today’s project, but I thought it was definitely a project worthy … Continue reading

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School Supplies for Kenya

It’s that time of year…. school supply time!  My new friends in Kenya have told me they urgently need school supplies.  They have only one pencil for every two students.  Can you imagine?  How are children supposed to learn when … Continue reading

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Project 49: Help clean up the neighborhood

This morning Abby, Jake and I did a little project while on our morning walk.  Ever since we got rid of the double stroller, Abby has NOT been interested in going on walks.  So, this morning I suggested that we … Continue reading

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Project 48: Volunteer at The School Supply Project

Today I took the morning off so I could do this project with Abby and my mom.  We volunteered by packing bags and organizing school supplies for The School Supply Project in Plano.  The School Supply Project provides bags of … Continue reading

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Project 47: Hand out glow sticks at the fireworks on the 4th of July

Happy Independence Day (a day late)!  I hope you all enjoyed a relaxing and fun holiday!  We had a great 4th of July at our house, capped off by a really fun and easy project.  Rob realized that he had … Continue reading

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Fundraising for Project Kenya

As you know, I have committed to helping the Fresh Start Academy in Kenya.  They have a lot of urgent needs that I am trying to fill:  toothbrushes and toothpaste, school supplies, shoes and Bibles.  Although I am confident I … Continue reading

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