Tim Gillen

I'm a Christian first. Most recently I founded The Everett and Austin Project to honor my 2 boys posthumously by helping the poor going thru the disease that took them young, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Author Archives: Tim Gillen

Hike for Africa Valentine Lovefest 2021 Review

By | March 1, 2021

What a great time we had. Here are some of the posts from all of the participants starting with me. What an amazing event!! Final numbers on my Hike for Africa Valentine Lovefest – 33 miles, 4 boroughs (Bronx, Manhattan, Queens &Brooklyn) along… Posted by The Everett and Austin Project, Inc. on Monday, February 15, 2021 From the great… Read More »

400 Mile Spring – Hike for Duchenne VII

By | February 28, 2021

For Duchenne, for Africa, for good-will, for love, for sharing, for the LORD. Starts March 22, 2021 and goes all spring through June 21, 2021. Please stay tuned on our social media and website for details and frequent updates! You can participate with us or just donate or do both, participate and donate! Even better: find people to pledge… Read More »

TEAAP Medical Camp 1 – 2/27/21

By | February 28, 2021

We served these precious souls yesterday at our first medical camp of The Everett and Austin Project. Trained medical personnel served the people for free. Location: Buddo Sumba near Kampala Uganda in East Africa. Kampala is the capital city of Uganda.   297 children were dewormed. And another 262 were recorded as having received other treatment. Total served:… Read More »

Review of 300 Mile Autumn – Hike for Duchenne VI

By | February 3, 2021

This was an outstanding experience! Exercising for a great cause is the BOMB! Over 100 people from The Philippines, Uganda and the USA participated. Just over $10,000 was raised. 157+ children and families in Uganda, Kenya, Cameroon and Nigeria in Sub-Saharan Africa benefitted. Truly awesome. Summary The Everett and Austin Project (TEAAPI) recently held Hike For Duchenne VI.… Read More »

New Duchenne Flyer (DMD) – TEAAPI – 1/19/21

By | January 30, 2021

PDF download – https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Y6qMQwFBtLdEpBvNbEQNItGvqg_VeWml/view?usp=sharing Here is our new Flyer that we created this month to help build awareness of what we are trying to accomplish in Africa. There are many organizations in the first world that are able to provide care and support for children and families who are struggling from the affects of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Very… Read More »

Hike for Africa Valentine Lovefest 2021

By | January 26, 2021

Hike, run, walk or bike as many miles as you can for Africa. No minimum miles required and no donation required. Just love for Africa required. You can do your miles on a mountain or a trail, the street, or inside at the mall if it’s too cold out where you are – or even indoors on the… Read More »

Father Christmas 2020

By | January 20, 2021

What an amazing Christmas we had! 157 disabled kids received a “Father Christmas” gift package or cash from The Everett and Austin Project. We collaborated with these sister organizations in Uganda and Kenya to make this happen: Sapphire Foundation (Uganda) Desert Seed Foundation (Uganda) Love Touch Ministries (Uganda) Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Foundation Kenya (Kenya) We could not have… Read More »

Special Equipment ~ 2nd Set of 12 Makes 43

By | December 5, 2020

As you can imagine, children living in poverty and malnourishment in very poor countries are at extreme risk of getting a very difficult disease such as Cerebral Palsy (CP). At The Everett and Austin Project we are trying to help change this narrative and bring relief to those who are suffering – right now. We are hoping to… Read More »

Special Event: Potomac Leg

By | October 30, 2020

“300 Mile Autumn – Hike for Duchenne VI” is in full swing. We had a special event leg over the Brooklyn Bridge on October 10th (2020). We have even also had several amazing legs in Uganda in east Africa, too! We have just added a second special event spanning the Potomac River on the Maryland-Virginia border. Sounds fun,… Read More »