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Custom Puppets As Fundraiser?

Why not? We have been very fortunate to work with custom puppet “engineers” here at Project HAND UP.  They had designed and built our animal puppets when we first launched. When we began our charity in tandem with the project from the Rotary Club of DeSoto, the District Governor Elect of District 5810 came to visit our office. Now it must be noted that our DeSoto storage/office is
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In the studio and training the teams

It’s Saturday and I have stopped by our offices at Nyayo Stadium to take care of some business before we head back into the studio in the neighborhood of South B in Nairobi, Kenya. The Rotary Foundation grant that we are fulfilling right now includes providing equipment and training videos for young artists. It’s a task that is a little bit outside of the
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Thanksgiving in Paradise

It’s 10 minutes to midnight on Thanksgiving – and everyone on my Facebook feed is posting delicious pictures. What a week. I don’t care if you are the bird or the country, its not a good time to be “Turkey.” Unless you live here. Where turkeys, cranes, storks, vultures (one, at least) geese, guinea fowl, chickens, ducks, (i’m getting tired of naming birds), african
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