Category Archives: Fundraisers

Hike for Duchenne

The local event in Peekskill NY will meet in Depew Park at 8:00 am on July 27, 2019. Multiple courses will be mapped out through Blue Mountain Reservation. There will be a 2 mile course, 5 mile course, 10 mile course and a 15 mile course. For those who cannot attend in Peekskill, you can participate in whatever… Read More »

TV Interview with Toni Quest

https://youtu.be/_1tVW3wWhiQ This TV interview is between the affable Toni Quest and Tim Gillen. Tim is Everett and Austin’s father. Tim explains motivations for The Everett and Austin Project and who we aim to serve and help. We seek to be the visible expression of the love of God to people going through Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in developing countries.… Read More »

Disparity of Wealth

Disparity of Wealth between the USA and Sub-Saharan Africa1 The disparity of wealth in the world seems incorrigible. Incorrigible means not able to be corrected or improved. What do you think? Is there nothing that we can do? Are we just stuck in drastic and dire wealth polarity? I know that when I was a child, my mother… Read More »

414 Million People Living on $37.50 Per Month!

America may not be in perfect shape, but when compared to the African state of poverty, the American poverty pales considerably. There are always others in the world who have greater needs than those in countries who have been blessed with running water, reliable food sources, and functioning hospitals. – Zachary Wright, The Borgen Project According to Zachary’s blog,… Read More »

One Minute Clip That Says A Lot, NTV News Uganda

The once healthy, bubbly boy began to lose his strength. With that one, I have not bothered that much. I have no money and I’m also hypertensive. I resigned to my fate and told him to wait on the Lord. Then the others fell ill too. About 5 years ago Paul Kayonga’s wife, apparently tired, packed her bags… Read More »

Tim Rambling About Motivations

Part 1 Hi I’m Tim Gillen and I’m the founder of The Everett and Austin Project. That’s the names of my boys Everett and Austin. And they were born in 1994 and 1996 and both boys were diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) in 1997 when they were three years old and one year old. And all through… Read More »

New Fundraiser for Africa

See Tim’s CampaignPowered by Fundly Everett & Austin were born with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and faced this disease with courage and faith before passing on. The Everett and Austin Project is for those needing help facing this incurable disease now. The first push for donations for The Everett and Austin Project is to fund a trip to Uganda… Read More »

Funeral Expense Met!

Within minutes of having posted the update about being only $125 short of the $3000, the $125 was donated! In only about 45 minutes! Praise the Lord! I’m so thankful. Wow, this is quite a huge blessing of God’s people in action rallying around me to pick me up. It encourages me even more to continue this charity… Read More »

Funeral Expense Update (10-24-18)

Thank you everybody for your support. At this very moment between this fund and the GoFundMe account, we are only $125 short of the $3000 fundraiser goal. Fees so far have been $60 to withdraw funds. So if you add that, it’s $185 plus another $40 or so for the remaining fees. The success of this campaign has… Read More »

Everett’s Remaining Funeral Expense (Updated 10/19/18)

Last Friday (10/12/18), I had an idea to start a GoFundMe campaign to raise money to pay the remaining $3000 owed for my son Everett’s funeral expenses from February 2017. The good news is that many people have generously given to the campaign. Here are the up to the minute results! I’m so happy with how this is… Read More »