Category Archives: Planning

Don’t Waste Pain

By | August 29, 2019

My good friend in Uganda, Paul Collins, has written a really nice story about me and The Everett and Austin Project. You can read his story at: Paul is an accomplished journalist in Uganda, and I feel very grateful to Paul for his efforts and kind words. I have been so thankful for him to have joined… Read More »

Hike for Duchenne

By | June 18, 2019

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 »

Disparity of Wealth

By | April 17, 2019

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!

By | February 5, 2019

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 »

Gift for Peekskill Mayor, Andre Rainey!

By | January 23, 2019

Mayor of Peekskill, Andre Rainey, expressed interest in a couple of my photos. In particular, he liked the one I took looking west on Main Street that includes the new firehouse. I had an idea that I should offer one to him as a gift. He was all for it and graciously agreed to meet this past Saturday… Read More »

One Minute Clip That Says A Lot, NTV News Uganda

By | November 23, 2018

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 »

Progress Update 4: Researching Celebrity Endorsements

By | November 10, 2018

I decided to start researching some celebrities to see who might be a good to reach out to to ask to endorse The Everett and Austin Project. Do you have any ideas for me? I’m open. The first one I decided to reach out to was the New York Yankees since they are my favorite team and Yankee… Read More »

Progress Update 3: A Partner to Go with Me

By | November 10, 2018

Last night my friend Sam Paul from India messaged me about the time I was forming a spiritual warfare group to help me pray for this project. Boom! A total message from God. A “God-incidence” if you will. Sam and I have been working together on some business projects for about a year now. Pretty soon after we… Read More »

Progress Update 2: Labor of Love from 2 of Everett and Austin’s Childhood Friends

By | November 10, 2018

In 2003, we moved from Texas to Minnesota. The boys were aged 8 and 6. The boys settled with their mom in the small town of Virginia in northern Minnesota and started attending a church in Embarrass, Minnesota. Two of the friends they grew up with at that church were the Laulunen brothers, Everett Rainier and Gabriel. Can… Read More »

Progress Update 1: Contact with Ms. Josephine Karungi in Kampala, Uganda

By | November 9, 2018

Last weekend I made contact with Ms. Josephine Karungi. We have had several chat conversations about how to work together to help Paul, and others like him. Josephine is the Head of News at NTV News Uganda. (see the live feed at the bottom of this update) Josephine said that when Paul heard the news from CoRSU hospital… Read More »