Travel Update – Day 8

We departed Rabai early, 5am, for Salt Lick Lodge in the Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary near the city of Voi, Kenya. As we were leaving Kazameni yesterday, we thought it would be our last day on rough, bumpy roads but we were surprised to…

Travel Update – Day 7

We started our day delivering supplies to Kasidi High School. The students were in class studying and doing lab work as it is an achievement to make it to High School. The administration was extremely appreciative of the school supplies and…

Travel Update – Day 6

Our first stop for the day was at a medical clinic in Bwagamoyo to deliver blankets for the newborns and ibuprofen and other medical supplies for the patients. There were a lot of people lined up on the bench of the clinic waiting to be taken…

Travel Update – Day 5

Here are a few updates from a very long and busy day. Trevor left early for his overnight stay in Kazemeni - we are confident he is doing well. As soon as the new van arrived, the rest of the team loaded up the lamps and teaching supplies…

Travel Update – Day 4

We left the house at 9:00 am today to attend church in the Changamwe Branch of the LDS Church. After church we made a brief stop at the carving place called Akamba where the craftsmen carve the animals and figurines, this is the same place…

Travel Update – Day 3

Our first night in Rabai was filled with very strong wind and rain storms causing many to wake during the night. Breakfast was ready early so we could eat and then leave to the village of Kazameni where the Kangakamo school is located. Getting…

Travel Update – Day 2

Our expedition is in full swing having arrived at the Kamoti household in Rabai which will be our sleeping and eating quarters for the next week. From here we will head out each day to the villages, clinics and schools. After a short nights…

Travel Update – Day 1

Well, after nearly 30-hours of travel we are here in Mombasa, it's 2:30 am Friday morning. Here are a few updates: The send off party was incredible with a mini concert from the Grammy Nominated African Children’s Choir. The timing of the…