The US Nyumbani Board (COGRF) met this weekend for their annual all-day retreat. With 17 participants the discussions were wide ranging and goal-directed. Led by Charles DeSantis, we were able to stay on topic. Standouts were tertiary education, planning for the 25th anniversary gala, and the Village earth dams (cisterns).
More than 60 friends and supporters attended the Nyumbani 25th Anniversary Kick-Off celebration at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Arlington, Virginia, on March 10th. Among those in attendance were Townsend “Van” Van Fleet and Jim Desmond, two of the longest-serving Board members, as well as many current Board members, and their invited guests. This was […]
The 2017 Jesuit Yearbook has been published, and features a heart warming recognition of Fr. Angelo D’Agostino. The great epidemic struck Africa in the ‘80s of the last century. AIDS attacked adults first, then began to strike down children as well. In Nairobi, Father D’Ag, a Jesuit with a beautiful open face and a white beard was there to help, […]
Please Join Nyumbani-USA for a 25th Anniversary Kick-Off Celebration! 2017 marks the 25th anniversary of the founding of Nyumbani Children’s Home. To kick off the year-long celebration of this milestone, the Board of Nyumbani-USA invites you to join them for a meet-and-greet reception and friendraiser, co-sponsored by Creativa Associates. Friday, March 10, 2017 at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse Crystal City 2231 Crystal Drive, 11th floor Arlington, […]