Naivasha Project

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The Orphanage

Crops

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Crops

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Foundation

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Foundation

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Irrigation

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The successful drilling of a well for the school.

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The successful drilling of a well for the school.

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Materials for the new fence are delivered.

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The Grace team working with local parishioners to plant fence posts.

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A completed fence identifies orphanage location.

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A completed fence identifies orphanage location.

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A completed fence identifies orphanage location.

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A completed fence identifies orphanage location.

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A completed fence identifies orphanage location.

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A completed fence identifies orphanage location.

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How Are We Doing ...

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The orphanage and school building construction is done, thanks to your support!
The orphanage and school building construction is done, and the One27 Academy is now open as of January 2013, thanks to your generous support. We still need your assistance. Please help us raise $5K by July 1st 2017 to fund construction of a new kitchen at the Academy to feed a growing student population. Every dollar counts! We appreciate your partnership and support!

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We’re almost there – thanks gang!

May 13th, 2017 by feehrer2 | 0

Grace Race supporters, Well, it was a nice cool day for the Rotary Run/walk in Bedford MA, and we enjoyed the course -part roads, part trails. We are now only $135 away from our goal of $6000. A big thank you to all who have supported this fund-raiser to provide a new kitchen for the […]

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Grace Race Fund team run/walk in May – please join us!

Jan 28th, 2017 by feehrer | 13

Hello Grace Race friends, We are getting together a team to run and walk in the Bedford MA Rotary Run&Walk on Saturday May 13th at 9AM. It’s going to be a blast, and we would love to have you join us to raise money for the Academy you’ve helped us to build in Naivasha Kenya! […]

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Slide show from 2016 trip

Aug 20th, 2016 by feehrer | 5

Hi Grace Race friends, Here is a simple slide show from our recent trip. Enjoy, and thanks again for all the ways you have helped, encouraged, and supported us! The new classroom building will eventually have 3 floors, with vocational training classes on the 2nd and 3rd floors. Vocational training will include instruction in carpentry, […]

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Summer 2016 trip – visit our Facebook group page for photo album

Aug 13th, 2016 by feehrer | 8

Hello Grace Race supporters! I bring greetings to you from our friends and partners in Naivasha, Kenya. Our trip there this past week went well, and we were so pleased to see how much progress has been made in the construction of additional classroom wings for the One27 Academy, thanks to your contributions. Please see […]

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Please join the Grace Race running team and run with us on May 1st!

Mar 15th, 2016 by feehrer | 11

Grace Race Friends, We are setting up a team to run the Westford Road Race on Sunday May 1st @2PM to raise money for the classroom wing expansion at the Academy in Naivasha. We need you on the team! You can get friends/neighbors/family/coworkers to sponsor you. Please join us – all ages and abilities are […]

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Latest construction at One27 Academy

Mar 3rd, 2016 by feehrer | 12

Hello Grace Race friends, The One27 Academy in Naivasha that you helped to build through the Grace Race is growing! The administrators of the school and orphanage ran out of space for the kids living and attending classes at the Academy, and are now in the process of constructing additional dormitory rooms and classrooms. A 2015 […]

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Photos from 2015 trip to Naivasha

Aug 28th, 2015 by feehrer | 5

  Grace Race friends, There is no race this year (2015) – see my previous post for more about why – but there are still projects going on at the Academy in Naivasha that you helped to build through your participation in the Grace Race. If you would like to make a donation to support […]

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Funds raised at 11th Annual Grace Race … and some more news

Jan 31st, 2015 by feehrer | 8

Greetings Grace Race friends, Thanks to your support and participation, we raised $2250 in 2014 (net, after race expenses) through the 11th Annual Grace Race, held on October 4th. That money will be used by the leaders at the One27 Academy in Naivasha, Kenya to purchase laboratory equipment for the secondary school science program taught […]

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Another fun-filled Grace Race – thank you all!

Oct 7th, 2014 by feehrer | 9

Hi Grace Race friends, Thanks to all of you who ran, walked, volunteered, donated, and sponsored someone at the 11th Annual Grace Race on Oct. 4th! It was a fun day as always, and though the clouds and mist hurt our numbers a bit, we appreciate everyone who came out to participate. This year we […]

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Getting close to Grace Race day!

Sep 16th, 2014 by feehrer | 12

Fall is now definitely in the air, and October 4th will soon be here. If you have not registered yet for the 11th Annual Grace Race or signed up to help as a volunteer, what are you waiting for? Please don’t hesitate! We need you! Please help us to make this the biggest Grace Race […]

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