Along with medical clinics the main focus of the week in the jungle was to continue a construction project for the new Bible school for training lay pastors. Rain, mud, bugs, heat and humidity are good descriptive words for the days of work, but it was well worth the effort as this building is now ready for use. There are some other projects still planned to be fully functional, like an attached kitchen area but it is great to see the progress.
April 2015 news
In partnership with the Aztec Washer company, Surge International has launched a new program for helping kids around the world. Many of the places we travel have very little soccer gear, equipment and often have no real playing field. These new “kones” are durably built to hold up under the most rugged circumstances and they are heavier than plastic cones so they don’t get blown away either. A few “kones” will mark out a playing field, where there isn’t one and create goals where there are none. Add a ball and …
Surge CEO Irby in a second interview with Faith In The Zone Sports Radio, WSSP Milwaukee. Click the icon or the caption to view the video.
Even though Surge is a small non profit organization your votes had a loud voice and placed us second in the recent video competition. More importantly, sharing the message of this video concerning the needs, and opportunities in Burundi and the impact we can have together is inspiring. Pleased take a look if you have not already by clicking: Burundi 1015
Here is a great summary of the impact we had on our 2014 Mongolia trip. Click here to see video: Mongolia 2014
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