Summer Days

Although we have been on a bit of a summer hiatus, the children in Nairobi have been hard at work. They are making new bracelets to sell come the start of another school year.
We would like to have a few summer fund raisers. Please email if interested
schoolties4all@gmail.com

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Emmett and Ethiopia

Bracelet sells are in from Idaho! The entire 5th grade at Emmett MIddle School, in Emmett, Idaho, worked together to earn money for their partner school in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. They advertised bracelet sales around the school and then spent … Continue reading

“Our times dema…

“Our times demand a new definition of leadership – global leadership. They demand a new constellation of international cooperation – governments, civil society and the private sector, working together for a collective global good.”

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
Speech at World Economic Forum
Davos, Switzerland (29 January 2009)

Malaria

A new video helps us to understand some challenges that people in all parts of the world face, but that are particularly difficult in developing countries because of the costs of prevention/treatment.

Skype with Kenya

We had a successful skype session with our children in Nairobi this morning! I call them our children because that’s how they are really starting to feel to me. Our School Ties group met at at the school at 6:30 … Continue reading

Cookies for Caring

The wonderful Erin Heflin from Whip It Good Cookies has sweetened the deal on giving this week. She will be posting a small cookie batch to be sent out to the highest bidder along with a beautiful friendship bracelet made … Continue reading