Race to Save Rhino

NASCAR in spirit, not speed! 2012 race described as “synonymous with a special kind of Kenyan madness.” The 10-minute video describes why contributions are important; money raised goes to build electric fences to save rhino and elephants.

2013 update from Louise Leakey and her all-female crew in Car 17:

The all girls Car 17 […]

More Photos!

As I look back, I can hardly believe how fast the days went during Jackson’s visit. Here are a few additional photos.

At open house in his honor (l. to r.) granddaughter Jen Wiesman, neighbor Belinda Morton, friend Jeannie Copeland

Jackson & son-in-law Julian Eargle

Jackson with non-threatening buffalo, Smithsonian Museum of […]

Thanks from Jackson Liaram


Photos: Jackson with Betsy Pakenas, President, Rotary Club of Frederick, and with Georganne Berry at Chincoteague.


E-mail thanks from Jackson. Don’t you love his saying the village now has “a smile of hope”?

Dear All,

Now at home in the village of Oltorotua, everyone meeting me with smile of hope!

I […]

Thanks from Jackson

Jackson wrote me:

The three weeks have been a brain awakening to me and to the village and my family whom I will share all the experiences with them.

Before he flew home, Jackson made a video to thank everyone in the U.S. who made his trip so enjoyable and helped with contributions to the […]


Dr. Jan Bowman, a long-time friend, gave me permission to include what she calls “creative nonfiction” here. I think it is so beautiful and touching and true that it is closer to poetry. Enjoy! Then please check out her website for some fascinating fictional short stories. And last, a happy hurrah shout-out to Jan and […]

Jackson Liaram’s Visit to U.S.

Click here to view the PowerPoint Presentation Jackson made to thank those who have already contributed and encourage donations to Dig This Well! PRESENTATION ON THE WATER PROJECT

He returns to Kenya this evening, after visits to three schools and seven District 7620 Rotary Clubs plus some sightseeing in Maryland, DC, and VA.

Below are […]