Letter to USAID

By | November 13, 2019

Here is what we wrote to USAID this week. Most of the letter was written by Dr. Teina Daley. Tim put in some edits, formatting, pictures and such. Hi Matt,   The overarching goal of the Everett and Austin Project is to provide sustainable means to fight poverty, and support children with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and other rare… Read More »

Tim Gillen

Thank You for the Kayongas’ Wheelchairs

By | November 13, 2019

We really can’t thank you enough! We try to put words to the inexpressible love and joy that we feel in the depths of our souls. It’s really difficult to express, these deep things of the soul that we can’t see. A sense of eternal significance grows inside of each of us as we continue to participate in… Read More »

Tim Gillen

Kayongas’ Brand New Cement Floor

By | November 13, 2019

The brand new cement floor for the Kayongas is now complete. Here is video from Today, November 13, 2019. The floor looks amazing! Very smooth. So sweet! Thank you for going out to the village to check on it, Paul Collins! God is good. 😊🎉 Video of the Floor throughout the home – Paul Kayonga gives thanks. Sweet… Read More »

Tim Gillen

Hike for Duchenne Uganda

By | October 16, 2019

We are doing our third Hike for Duchenne on October 30th at 8:00 AM, Uganda time. That is 1:00 AM, New York time. So far we have 3 committed participants: Paul Collins, Josh Kasaija and myself. We will be hiking Mount Karangura Trail in Western Uganda. The screenshot of the description from the All Trails app is below. This… Read More »

Tim Gillen

Paul Kayonga Talks Shop

By | September 23, 2019

This is Paul Kayong a couple of weeks ago in a remote village in Uganda telling us why setting up a shop will help him be self-sufficient to care for his 3 boys with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. We expect to be able to do this for him while we are in Uganda next month. Should only cost $500-$700… Read More »

Tim Gillen

Open Letter to Fellow Servants of Christ

By | September 10, 2019

Dear Fellow Servant of Christ, I’m a born-again believer in the Lord Jesus Christ. I got a BA in Bible in 1988 and have served as a missionary for about 10 years now all together. I’m currently living in Peekskill NY and attending Hillsong NYC in Manhattan. I did a write-up of my personal testimony a few years… Read More »

Tim Gillen

Yankee Stadium

By | September 6, 2019

I’m ready to do my next Hike for Duchenne. We raised just over $3100 from our last hike. That brought us to 79% of what we need to go to Uganda. Can we top that this time? I sure hope so. Because I want to go to Uganda and spread love and hope to those suffering from Duchenne… Read More »

Tim Gillen

Neyanziza Nyo – “Thank you”

By | September 4, 2019

We visited The Kayongas again on Monday Sept 2, 2019, bringing much needed food. We also interviewed Paul about setting up a shop to help him have a sustainable source of income, and so that he can be with the boys more. Paul Kayonga has had 5 boys who were born with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. 2 of his… Read More »

Tim Gillen

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: http:bit.ly/dontwastepain 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 »

Tim Gillen

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 »

Tim Gillen