admin on March 29th, 2020

People all over the world are being hit hard with the coronavirus and the fall out and/or results of the lock downs and shelters in place. There a many ways to help during these challenging times: stay sheltered in place, shop for those who can’t or shouldn’t go out, sew and donate masks, or donate […]

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admin on March 17th, 2020

  As many of you know, Jeff and I, through our non-profit, go to Mexico to build homes for families and mentor young people and support other helping organizations in the USA. Because of the international pandemic, COVID-19/Coronavirus, we and many others will not be able to travel to Mexico this spring to help […]

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admin on October 17th, 2018

  In 1998 we purchased a trailer for our Mexico Mission house building work. With this trailer we made dozens of trips hauling supplies and donations to Tijuana, Tecate, and Rosarito, Mexico to support the house building efforts of Amor Ministries through Sleepy Hollow Presbyterian Church and, and to also support the staff and […]

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A big shout out of congratulations goes to’s 2017 Intern, Eric Poon, for his recent admission to Dominican University of California! Not only was he accepted to Dominican, but also he was admitted to their Reimagining Citizenship program that is partnered with the City of Novato, which includes a $100,000 full ride scholarship and […]

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admin on February 19th, 2018 is encouraging support of LimbPossible an Amputee Advocacy, Inspiration, and Educational organization founded in the USA in 2016 to help amputees gain confidence in their abilities toward living satisfying, thriving, and exhilarating lives. Since is about empowering people, especially young people, to make good things happen in the world, and to teach life […]

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Last country in Latin America, Argentina. Argentina is different compared to Mexico and Peru, or at least different from the places I visited. Córdoba feels, and is, modern. The city has skyscrapers, perhaps not as big as ones you will find in New York City or San Francisco, but quite tall nonetheless. Transportation is like […]

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admin on October 19th, 2017

As I am in my final week in Peru, I can confidently say time has certainly flown by. I have done a bunch of activities in Peru. Whether it is in Cusco or somewhere in the mountain range, I have been a part of excitement and learning experiences. Some of my ventures have led me […]

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admin on October 6th, 2017

After a little over a week in Cusco, I have found that I love it. Cusco is different to Mexico, the way people carry themselves is one of the differences. I don’t know if it is because this is a city while my time in Mexico was in small towns and beaches. Either way, the […]

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admin on September 21st, 2017

As of today, September 19th, I have only four more days in Mexico until I fly to Peru. In my time in Mexico, I have done a great many things and have seen a lot. A significant amount of events have happened since my last post. There have been two groups that have come to […]

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admin on September 8th, 2017

This adventure, so far, was everything and nothing from what I expected. I was expecting, which all came true, to see poverty, weather changing from raining at 70 degrees to being under the boiling sun at 100 degrees, and turtles, of course. What I wasn’t expecting was seeing people with joy despite not having nicely […]

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