Tears of a Mother

There is no bigger vessel of grace, no stronger believer Rethink Africa’s dream, particularly the library project, than Rochelle. We are grateful for her generous donations, which have moved us closer to the goal.

A Win-Win Solution

Do you have used books that are gathering dust on your shelves, or simply taking up space in your garage or office? Those idle books contain information that could change lives in my hometown. When you donate them to our library project, it’s a win-win: You put a smile on the faces of the people […]

A Floodgate of Books

This is the beauty of America: goodwill. Before I knew it, words had spread like wildfire and book donations started pouring in from all corners of Los Angeles and beyond. Kind Americans were calling in to offer book donations and library materials.

The Wonderful People of Alabama

Everybody needs encouragement on their life’s journey and I got plenty of it from the wonderful people I met at the WordCamp in Alabama. I’m grateful for their enthusiastic support for my work in Africa.  Below are the faces of some of the nicest people that I’ve met.

The ‘Hottest’ Couple in the East Bay

They are Linda and Don. And they are my vessels of grace, the ‘hottest’ couple in the East Bay. What makes them ‘hot’? Their energy, warmth, and the kindnesses that flow from their hearts. I’m grateful for their hospitality for 4 nights during my writing expedition in the SFO Bay Area. Thank you Linda and Don […]

What Gets Me Up Every Morning

In the previous post, I talked about what keeps me up at night. Today I want to share with you what gets me fired up each morning. In spite of all the challenges, there is something that gets me excited: The results.   Seeing drop-outs being able to go back to school again with smiles on […]

Doing Something About It – Action Not Words.

“Pay less attention to what men say. Just watch what they do.”—Dale Carnegie  When people are struggling, words alone cannot better their lives. Actions are needed. One of the actions taken to help the impoverished students is known as the Food for School initiative (FFS).  The FFS provides food for students who are dropping out of […]