1. Day 5: Paper-Plate Masks & Football Coaching


    October 11, 2014 by Alyse LaHue


    My days are blending together a bit because we are doing so much… We actually handed out the football uniforms …
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  2. Day 4/5: Painting the Playground/Matatu to Kiserian


    October 8, 2014 by Alyse LaHue


    Because of the last two days of rain our Cheerful Special Home playground painting project got delayed. Since we are …
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  3. Day 3: Cheerful Special Home/Equator

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    October 7, 2014 by Alyse LaHue


    Tuesday we visited Karatina’s very spirited outdoor market with Mama Mugweru, met parents and guardians of the Cheerful Special Home …
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  4. Day 2: Arrival to Karatina/School Visit


    October 6, 2014 by Alyse LaHue


    We arrived to Karatina last night after the 2 hour drive north from Nairobi to work with Cheerful Special Home …
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  5. Day 1: Jump Right In: Kibera Slums


    October 5, 2014 by Alyse LaHue


    Likely thanks to the Tuskers from the night before, I didn’t suffer much jet lag on the first real day …
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  6. Entering Nairobi

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    October 4, 2014 by Alyse LaHue

    After nearly 24 hours of travel, including a brief layover at Heathrow and my sister nearly missing her connection making …
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  7. Donations Accepted! Goodwill Globetrotting – My Africa Trip 2014

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    August 30, 2014 by Alyse LaHue


    Next Stop: Africa! If you’re here you probably know about some of my non-profit work with Gonzo Soccer (website under …
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