Hygiene Training in Sierra Leone

It’s important to understand the audience when bringing training into a remote village in Sierra Leone. My insecurities surrounding the fact that I’m 1) not a nurse and 2) don’t have the ‘proper’ education to teach others about hygiene were quickly squashed as soon as I visited the village and realized just how basic the training Read more about Hygiene Training in Sierra Leone[…]

Cyrus Mafi

Humble Beginnings in Sierra Leone (written by: Cyrus Mafi)

It was January 2016. I was preparing for my trip to Sierra Leone West Africa. I had already played out in mind what my experience should look like… Two weeks later, after I returned home to Seattle reflecting on the past few days, I had to throw away all my expectations, presumptions and views as an Read more about Humble Beginnings in Sierra Leone (written by: Cyrus Mafi)[…]

The Village Chief

Impact A Life: Sierra Leone, Africa – The Village Chief Written by: Dan Edmondson​ – Director of Ministry for ILF ************************* “This guy is a Muslim Chief but he is warm towards Jesus; in fact he has allowed ILF/REVIVE to establish a Christian school in his village. “His people” are coming to Jesus like crazy Read more about The Village Chief[…]

Transportation in Sierra Leone

On October 19th a team of volunteers will be heading back to Sierra Leone, Africa. Leading up to the trip, our volunteers will be guest posting here each day. *********************************************** Impact A Life: Sierra Leone, Africa – Transportation Written by: Shauna Myron *********************************************** The way of transportation in Sierra Leone is impressive, scary, and jaw Read more about Transportation in Sierra Leone[…]