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Read the latest updates on our programs, successes, and challenges

Last weekend the Nuru Grassroots Movement Team traveled to West Virginia Wesleyan College to make our debut in the NGO conference world. The…

Another day…another dollar

26 October 2008 A few people have asked me to describe a typical day in our life here. After thinking about it, I…

Getting the word out

22 October 2008 So we had a big victory today that I would like to share with all of you to give you…

Fighting Goliath

A few thousand years ago the Kingdom of Israel was at war against a vicious, oppressive people called the Philistines. The two armies…

unexpected challenges

12 October 2008 Over the next few weeks, I’ll be writing about Nuru International’s work here on the ground in our pilot project…

Birthday Wishes

Birthdays are a funny thing. Their value seems to deteriorate over time. As a kid, I remember thinking that my birthday was basically…

Thursday August 9, 2007One of the more uncomfortable “adventures” I had while in the Marine Corps was the prisoner of war (POW) training…

Tuesday July 31, 2007I just wanted to write a quick note to say that if you are sending anything to me in the…

Tuesday July 24, 2007Sometimes the routine of work here can lull one into a false sense of confidence and complacency. Now that the…

Dreams for the Millennium

In September 2000, the United Nations adopted a set of eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) with the proposed intent to end extreme poverty…