Category Archives: Fundraisers

100 Mile April – Hike for Duchenne IV

By | March 27, 2020

Hike, walk, power walk or run 100 miles (161 kilometers) during the month of April for The Everett and Austin Project, Inc. You can do it wherever you are. No specific location required. No biking counts. Suggested money to raise per mile: 25 cents per mile = $25 for 100 miles hiked, walked or run50 cents per mile… Read More »

March 2020 Projects

By | March 10, 2020

A. Ongoing needs for Paul Kayonga and his 3 boys Paul and his oldest son are in and out of the hospital every week or so. Expenses have been very extreme. We currently need $177 which is in arrears with the hospital right now. Julius is so weak and ill that he is unable to go to school… Read More »

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 »

Facebook Non-Profit Fundraising Status

By | February 22, 2020

We can finally donate to The Everett and Austin Project through Facebook’s birthday fundraisers! Thank you and thank you! 😊 🙏 🎉 Posted by Tim Gillen on Friday, February 21, 2020 The payouts of donations to nonprofits takes longer for us to receive to use however. The funds donated through the end of February won’t be paid out to… Read More »

TEAAP-Kobe PSA for Duchenne MD

By | February 16, 2020

Scenes from Everett Gillen when he was little and was still able to walk and play. At the batting cage with daddy and doing a little flip over Austin’s play toy. This PSA is partly from a clip that Kobe Bryant did as a PSA for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. He kindly did this for another Duchenne charity in… 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 »

Kobe Bryant PSA – Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

By | February 6, 2020

Kobe Bryant is a legend and did a lot of good for humanity. I hadn’t seen his PSA on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy until a few hours after he passed away. I was deeply shook and sharply grieved by his passing, and I still am. I found one source of comfort in seeing this heartfelt Publice Service Announcement. I… 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 »

Appeal for Help

By | January 25, 2020

Hello everybody. I am in the United States and I started a charity named after my sons in October 2018. We just got our 501c3 registered charity status one week ago today & I received the approval letter from the IRS today. My son Austin died of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in 2012 at the age of 16. My… Read More »