Completing Term 2 – and Successful PTA Meeting

A lively and happy PTA meeting started our final day in school for Term 2.  It was standing room only for parents who came to thank us for another great Term.  They said they were so happy because their children can read, write, speak English and they have so much to talk about when they […]

Help us bring the children to school!

Joy2theWorld is pleading for your help!  We need a safe way to bring the children to school every day.  Many more children will come if we can provide transportation.   We can also put this to good use on our field trips! Maybe your church or club would like to help with this project…We’ve been praying […]

Field Trip to Bojo Beach

Our 28 students participated in a field trip to the private Bojo Beach…  The kids studied about salt water (and clean vs. contaminated water), fish, boats, shells and waves.  But it wasn’t until they changed into their suits (provided by Beth Brady, a Farmers’ Insurance Agent in Houston, TX) and ran through the sand that […]

A HAPPY NEW YEAR STARTS WITH OUR SANITATION PROJECT!

This is a story about making a difference.. being in a game worth playing.  It also includes some valuable information about Rotary and how you can get involved in your own communities.  Consider adding this to your 2014 Resolutions! Yes, it is January 1, 2014!  And what better way to start off the new year […]

Field Trip to the Kotoka International Airport!

November 18, 2013 by  
Filed under Kathleen's Blog, Mission, Uncategorized

Imagine your first trip to the airport!  After weeks of planning and class discussions about transportation, we took the kids on a field trip to the airport.  We were escorted around by an official tour guide who explained all about the airport, getting a ticket, going through security and waiting for your plane to board. […]

A Halloween Celebration! The First in Ghana! The First for Joy2theWorld International Christian Preparatory School!

The Halloween Party!  Halloween does not exist as a holiday or child’s expression of fun here in Ghana.  But on October 31st, the children at Joy2theWorld International Christian Preparatory School donned costumes donated by Beth Brady (a Farmers Insurance Agent located in the Houston Area) and her church buddies!  It was a festive party with […]

You have made a difference! And there is more to come! If you can help..

More news on “A Game Worth Playing”.  After learning about what makes life worth living from Landmark Education (The Forum, Advanced Course, Self Expression & Leadership and more…) I chose to make a difference in Ghana, West Africa.  Latest project is opening a school for children living in poverty.  Read more about making a difference […]

ANNOUNCING! Joy2theWorld heads in a new direction!

Subject: Help Wanted Dear Friends of Joy2theWorld, The doors are still open…We welcome your participation in a great project. I was thinking that this project (education in Ghana) would be a great opportunity for YOU! How can you make a huge difference in such a short period of time? If you are interested in documenting, […]

Help Wanted: Documentarian for Sanitation Project

April 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Accomplishments, Kathleen's Blog, Mission

We are still looking… We are looking for someone interested in creating a documentary about our sanitation project (see previous blog and pictures). We believe that our project has the possibility of being a catalyst for change here in Ghana. With a documentary, viewers can be inspired to take action in their communities to remove […]

A Leap of Faith

Joy2theWorld took the Leap of Faith yesterday and hired a local architect to help us build our school. Some of us imagine a school in Africa as a thatched hut…or a one room school. In fact, here in Ghana there are many contrasts. Some things are changing quickly here. Accra offers many of the things […]

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