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 »

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Uganda Making Progress

How to Have a Big Ugandan Wedding! (BBC News) Ugandan Women Entrepreneurs Tell Their Story Plan International: Helping Young Ugandan Women Turn Their Lives Around

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Is this what it is like in Uganda?

I did a search on Google last night to see if there are any videos showing what it’s like in Uganda. I didn’t have to look very long before I found a couple dramatic videos. These two videos are very eye-opening if you ask me. Maybe some of my new friends in Uganda could verify…and maybe post a… Read More »

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Tim Gillen: A Father’s Perspective

I want to share my heart with you. I’ve been meaning to do so since I started this project a few weeks ago. My emotions are heavy though and I’m afraid I won’t be able to convey the truth and depth of them very well. Well in my weakness He is strong, right? (2 Cor 12:7-9) So I’ll… Read More »

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Progress Update 4: Researching Celebrity Endorsements

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 »

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Progress Update 3: A Partner to Go with Me

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 »

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

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 »

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

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 »

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Business Plan

Please click through the presentation of the business plan. I’d love to hear feedback as to how to make The Everett and Austin Project better. Please offer advice and opinions. All are welcome.

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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 »

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