Category Archives: Blog

Kayongas Stuck in the Hospital Again

By | March 4, 2020

Emergency Fund: the good news is that Paul and Julius Kayonga have been released from the hospital. The bad news is that we are at the paying the bill part before they can go home. You may remember that there isn’t any health insurance in Uganda and before they can go home, they need to pay the bill.… Read More »

Lyazi Paul’s Ramp Project

By | February 24, 2020

The leader of Desert Seed Foundation, Stephen Okiror, has kept us abreast of the progress that has been made over the last few days. He said that Lyazi Paul never left the porch as they were working. He is SO HAPPY to have his new wheelchair and he is feeling absolutely blessed that everyone is working so hard… Read More »

Guidestar Status

By | February 22, 2020

We have reached Bronze Status on Guidestar! Here is a list of the requirements to receive Bronze Seal of Transparency on Guidestar – Here is our Mission Statement as written in our Aritcles of Incorporation –  The goal of the Everett and Austin Project is to improve the health-related quality of life for children with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy… Read More »

Whisper’s Magical Children’s Hospital

By | February 14, 2020

We have results for 3 of the 4 boys we brought to the hospital. Swaibu was able to take them to Whisper’s Magical Chidren’s Hospital in Jinja, Uganda. Mulomi Joram was out of town and still needs to be taken in when he gets back in town. Here is the information on the 3 children who were able… Read More »

Big Day for Mission Uganda

By | February 12, 2020

Kayongas Update Paul Kayonga’s back and 3 severe ulcers are killing him. 😭😭 The biggest need of The Everett and Austin Project continues to be the ongoing needs of the Kayongas. Paul Kayonga is the father of the 3 Kayonga boys struggling with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. His boys are Julius (17), Herbert (14) & Emma (10). As you may… Read More »

Team Paul Collins – #teamPaulCollins

By | February 11, 2020

Paul Collins is my guy! Vote Paul Collins by liking, commenting on and sharing the following Facebook post. I love this guy. Such a big heart! #teampaulcollins Paul Collins is a core member of our team at The Everett and Austin Project. He has been vital in our ministry for Christ there, serving disabled kids in Africa. 104.1… Read More »

$138 Received!

By | January 28, 2020

Thank you so so very much for helping us pass the word. We received the $138 to keep the Kayonga boys in school by one donor about 3 hours ago. She is also a mother of 2 Duchenne boys in Iceland. Here is the text of her Facebook message to me about her donation… Hi, Your chairty really… Read More »

School Fees for the Kayonga Kids

By | January 28, 2020

Paul Kayonga (PK) has been so sick and has not been able to work in peoples’ gardens to earn very much money at all. He has severe ulcers and high blood pressure.  His 3 children suffer from Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and so far have been able to attend Ssegganga Primary School in Gobero Town, Wakiso District in Uganda.… Read More »

Taco Eating Contest

By | January 21, 2020

Here is a brief 50 second video of the fun we had last Thursday night for the first ever Taco Eating Contest for TEAAP at Taco Bell in Yorktown Heights NY. It was our first “Eat for Duchenne” that we have had as a fundraiser for TEAAP. It was a blast spreading the word. Many thanks to my… Read More »

Mission Uganda 1

By | December 17, 2019

Here is a quick slide show of our maiden voyage of The Everett and Austin Project… Teina, Celia and I went to Uganda on October 21, 2019 and returned on November 4, 2019. It was an amazing trip. Such a beautiful country. Uganda is truly “The Pearl of Africa” imho. We were able to help the Kayonga boys… Read More »