Gibraltar to Buckinghamshire finishing line
June, 2014: James Collins and fellow cyclists finished his epic cycle ride on the 14th of June. The fifteen riders including James’ Dad rode into Adams Park High Wycombe in style, escorted by British Legion outriders. An exhausted but exuberant James celebrates his 1500 mile ride and the fact that he has so far raised $11,141.91 dollars for the Karen Woo Foundation. If you haven’t already, tell him well done, by donating and help him reach his target of $16,000.00. Go to his page www.justgiving.com/jamesrockride to donate.
Lael Moeb returned from Kabul
May, 2014: Lael Moeb has just returned from Kabul where she was able to visit the Window of Hope Orphanage. Listen to an interview she did for Afghan Voice radio by going to www.afghanvoice.org.uk/avfm/shareaudio.php?podcast=60
St George’s Day Celebration
April, 2014: The St Georges Day Celebration on the 26th of April was a brilliant evening held at Brodie’s bar Canary Wharf. There was an auction, raffle and lucky dip, a great disco with a fun and friendly atmosphere, a skilled demonstration of stilt walking by a medieval princess and an exciting and captivating performance by a female fire eater. Among the guests were medieval princesses, dragons, St George with and without horse, Merlin and King Henry. The red cross of England and St George was celebrated in true English style while money was raised for the Foundation.
Texas man becomes CFO of Kabul orphanage
January, 2014: NPR in the USA did a little piece on Window of Hope that went out on National Radio in the US and online. It stimulated some interesting and challenging discussion. Have a look, and listen on NPR website.