Author Archives: Andrea

A quick moment at the Hilton

We are at the Hilton hotel for a moment to use internet. The computer Mark uses for the teams is broken so we stopped this morning to share some information with friends back at home. We had a long bumpy … Continue reading

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Finally here in Ethiopia

Well it’s Tuesday here in Ethiopia! We have not had any internet service until today. The Virginia Beach Team left on Friday evening, and arrived in DC with no issues. Saturday morning we all got ourselves to Dulles without any … Continue reading

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Packed and Ready to Go

Wednesday night the team got together to pack all of our dona tions. I LOVE packing parties because it’s a reminder of the support we have from the community. It’s pretty tremendous support! We packed over 700 lbs of formula, candy, medical … Continue reading

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Preparation and Praises

We leave in just over a week. It’s hard to believe that it’s almost here. We started the preparations for this trip in May of 2010. Speaking to people, adding to our team and beginning the process of preparing our … Continue reading

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Fully Funded!! There is Still So Much To Do…

We found out this weekend that yet another generous donation has sent us over the edge for funding this portion of the Ethiopia Mission. We are over joyed and completely humbled by the outpouring of love and support from all … Continue reading

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Being the Change

We wanted to share with you our progress now that we are less than 30 days from our trip! Due to your generous donations both online and those that have mailed checks, attended the Chili Cook-Off, donated yard sale items … Continue reading

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Collecting Supplies

As we get closer to our travel date we are beginning to collect supplies to take with us. These are great projects for Girl or Boy Scouts and other kids organizations or even women’s groups. We are collecting candy for the kiddos that … Continue reading

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