It's that time! We are almost to May 1st, which is two months (roughly, we don't have our exact leave date yet) before we head out to Uganda! That means, it is time to buy the plane tickets. Here's how the traveling goes. We may take a different route, but my previous experiences were like … Continue reading Airplane ticket time!
Hey friends! As you may have heard, I'm heading back to Uganda with Michelle Long. I can't wait! It's been three years since I was there and I've been biding my time, itching to go back as soon as possible. Why now? Here's a run down of how it got into my blood and what … Continue reading Why go back?
This coming Summer, Elizabeth and Michelle are going to Uganda for 6 weeks. The first four weeks we will to investigate at a deeper level the impact of the water tanks for a community. - We will be working in two communities to build relationships and engage with key community members for an in-depth follow up … Continue reading Summer trip – 2014
Hi friends! We made it home! On Wednesday of this week we had the opportunity to go to Kkivulu (chi-voo-loo) and hang out with the Street Kids Ministry who works with boys in the slums. Tim and Joanna Page's Dojo (I'll get the title and website link and post it) and students worked really hard … Continue reading We’re home!
This evening we arrived in Kitgum and it was quite the trip! There are many stories to tell from the last few days, and I hope to get to some tonight. I did want to post quickly now though as we are here for a couple days. The youth conference was great, the rest of … Continue reading Quick Update
The last two days have been filled with adventures which give me the opportunity to be flexible and have adventures. The very first adventure of this trip happened on US soil when we were heading back to the airport in NYC and hit some unexpected traffic. With the help of my father and a great … Continue reading Transportation Adventures
We are sitting here...guess where? IN UGANDA!!! That's right. Uganda. 🙂 And so our great adventure has begun. We began by flying from Rochester to NYC and spending time with Liz’s sister in NYC to fill the time (the 8-10 hour time.) It was so much more relaxing than having to sit at the airport … Continue reading sitting here in uganda
Ladies and Gentlemen, Liz and Mel have left the building! The airport, that is. That's right, we are well on our way, sitting in Liz's sister's apartment in NYC during our layover, enjoying a nice ham sandwich and some air conditioning. We are flying over on the Emmerites Airline. Check out this video about the … Continue reading On our way!!!
Just a few more days until we leave on Aug 4th for Uganda. (Come see us off at the airport at 10:00am!) We saw Team 10 off this past Sunday and will meet up with them this coming Saturday, once we arrive in Kampala. WooHoo! Mel and I have been packing out things and getting … Continue reading Aug 4th, Aug 4th, Aug 4th…
A week from this coming Thursday we leave. Wow. Incredible. Mel and I went shopping for supplies last week. I'll try to get a pic of it to show you. Thank you Walmart for your inexpensive goods, though it makes me a little crazy on some deep level to shop there. Oh well. Our flight … Continue reading Send off!