Kulturnatten a success and playground is done!

On Saturday I had my photo exhibit with photos from this summer. It was a success! Lots of people came to see and we even raised a bit of money for the kids’ schooling.                   Pauline and I had a little reunion    Got some good news from the township today! The playground is painted! And looks great!      And the kids … Continue reading Kulturnatten a success and playground is done!

Playground Update

I got an update from the girls today and work on the playground is moving along! They found some guys to help paint the playground with primer, all they wanted in return for their hard work was a loaf of bread and a piece of meat. Perspective.               Even Emanuel helped out    Apparently the kids are EATING the bamboo flooring on the … Continue reading Playground Update

Where did all your money go?

I’ve been home now for almost a month. It’s hard to believe, it feels like a lifetime ago and yesterday all at the same time. When Pauline and I decided to go back this summer we had a plan to try to make a more lasting difference in the township. Thanks to all you wonderfully generous people we were able to raise a considerable amount … Continue reading Where did all your money go?