Well guru Steve King is uploading the grant proposal for Rotary International Foundation and getting ready to visit Kenya! Since the grant proposal must use the new online “Future Vision” application, the forms and process are new and complex — no quick and easy job. Then Steve and two Rotary colleagues are off to Oltorotua for a week in [...]
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On his Facebook page, Jackson wrote: ”Oh, Love home!!! It is all wet green. Kaetayok ake inkishu linka nashuku saa uni eiguranita.”
I know about five words in Swahili and none in Maa, the language of the Maasai but, because Maa has many vowels, I guessed the phrase is his tribal language and asked Jackson. [...]
On Thursday I spoke at the New Smyrna Beach and Wednesday at the Daytona Beach Shores Rotary Clubs to very interested audiences. Thankfully, Carl handled AV equipment so I could concentrate on talking about Jackson, the villagers of Oltorotua, and their need for wells and latrines. Judy Reiker of the New Smyrna Beach club won [...]
DIG THIS WELL!–We can do it! Help the villagers of Oltorotua keep their children healthy and empower their women to be more than water carriers. Here is a PowerPoint presentation that shows why Oltorotua needs your help!
_Dig This Well!_01-04-12
NOTE: Click to download this 26 slide presentation. Be patient as it takes a [...]
Jackson began an an e-mail today by asking how our New Year festivities were and than wrote, “The new year is great from my end. Busy with game drives with beautiful and clear views of Kilimanjaro mount.”
I am especially excited because of the hope 2012 brings. Steve King and several members of District 7620 [...]