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Here we are in 2014

January 2014 The last 3 1/2 months have passed quickly. We have traveled to South Africa (Bob), Atlanta (Ellen), Cincinnati, Albuquerque, and Gainesville; and celebrated Thanksgiving, Christmas, and the New Year. Already this year Ellen has been to Atlanta again … Continue reading

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Unexpected trip to South Africa

Due to changes in personnel and the planting season coming up in South Africa ECHO¬† found itself with the need to send someone out there for a couple of months to lend a hand. This came up in late August … Continue reading

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Midsummer Update

After the excitement of our trip to Tanzania in February I have settled into a fairly normal routine. Highlights of the past few months are: Birth of our grandson Peter Henry Hargrave on March 17th in Kampala, Uganda. Several events … Continue reading

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The Impossible Dream

Ellen and I had a great trip to Tanzania. We spent the first week with James and Daphne in Geita and Mwanza, both near Lake Victoria. In addition I had the opportunity to connect with two ECHO contacts who had … Continue reading

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Upcoming Trip to Tanzania

Ellen and I are scheduled to leave next Friday (January 25th) for Tanzania. Our first week we will be visiting our son and daughter-in-law in Mwanza on the shores of Lake Victoria. They have just moved into a rented house … Continue reading

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Hurricane Isaac

Today we stayed home and watched it rain! Fortunately hurricane Isaac passed far enough to the west that we did not experience severe weather. But the news from Haiti is sobering. Casualties occurred and the 400,000 still living in camps … Continue reading

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