Tag: Kenya

  • IVHQ


    Unlike some college graduates, when I walked across the stage with my Master of Arts in Industrial / Organizational Psychology I did not have a job lined up in my field. I considered the Peace Corp, but was unsure if I was ready to make the two year commitment it required. As an experienced world […]

  • “Enjoy The Sky”

    “Enjoy The Sky”

    I always attempt to fly out of my comfort zone and entrust my flight experience to the local carrier. Who better to prepare me for the Egyptian culture than Egypt Air, or so I thought. So, I arrive at John F Kennedy three hours in advance just as I was prompted. I had done my […]

  • Antony Gitau- My Return To Nairobi

    Antony Gitau- My Return To Nairobi

     I have said it once and I will say it again, I could not love him more if I gave birth to him myself. There is truly something special about my 14-year-old. I cannot quite put my finger on it but for whatever reason, he was brought into my life and he has been an […]

  • Monica Mugure – My Return to Nairobi

    Monica Mugure – My Return to Nairobi

    Oh, what a difference a year makes. I am pretty sure when I left Nairobi this past May, my girl Monica did not understand the role of a sponsor. She was just aware that I bought her things. However, this time was different. Every time I looked up she was looking for me. I made […]

  • Sponsorship


    It is an honor and a privilege to be a sponsor, to not only see the look on my children’s faces but every child’s face when I enter the African Hope Center. When I visited this January I was greeted with hugs and screams of surprise. Laughter filled the air as the caregivers yelled out, […]

  • Monica Mugure

    Monica Mugure

  • Antony Gitau

    Antony Gitau

  • Antony Gitau

    Antony Gitau

  • Monica Mugure

    Monica Mugure

  • Maasai Maya Reserve

    Maasai Maya Reserve

    In Africa, they have the Big Five. The big five consists of the lion, elephant, water buffalo, leopard, and white/black rhinoceros. There are only a few countries in Africa that you can catch a view of all five and when you do it is considered an accomplishment. My visit to Maasai Maya Reserve was my […]