Project Educating Belize is completed!!! We raised $20,000. We just went to a small village in Belize called Chunox to build the Seventh Day Adventist. We gave out 120 school kits, bought 5 computers and gave them electricity!! We also donated 50 medical kits to the Chunox medical clinic. While we were there we also […]
On Thursday September 27 we had dinner with our charity auction at The Manor in the Riverwoods. Zagat award winner and top chef, Kent Anderson catered the dinner which included his signature filet with mango chutney. We were able to raise close to $60,000. We auctioned off artwork, jewelry, wardrobe makeover, front row jazz tickets, […]
We recently sent two representatives from Going Beyond Borders to Kenya; Jake Neilson, a construction manager and newest member or our board as well as Chris Dortch, a videographer. These two men joined Ruth Oniang’o (former member or Kenya’s 9th parliament and board member) and were able to check on the construction of the hospital. […]
We wanted to share some recent pictures we have received of the work going on for the hospital. The site where the hospital is being built has had ant hills. These pictures show the work of men making bricks from the red ant soil. These bricks will go towards construction. – Click through to see the images.
For 2012 GBB will be focusing on education. We’ve called our project Educating Belize. This November we will travel to Belize to complete construction of one school. Additionally, we will infuse much needed capital into all three schools in the local village to build libraries, science & computer labs, recreation & sports areas, and purchase teaching supplies. This will be a […]
Update: Ruth Oniang’o came to the USA in December to thank all those who helped raise money to build the hospital in western Kenya. we were able to present her a check and the hospital will be breaking ground within 60 days, by the end of March 2012. We will continue to send over $ […]
Ruth Oniang’o came from Africa this weekend to thank all of those who helped raise money to start the hospital. Pinnacle Security presented her with a check for over $18,000.00. We wanted to thank everyone who helped us to raise that money, so THANK YOU!
Come support Going Beyond Borders by having dinner at Chili’s in Orem, UT. With each flyer presented on November 15th from 11am to 11pm Chili’s® will donate 15% of the sales to Going Beyond Borders. This special is only available at the Orem, UT Chili’s Located at 122 E. University Parkway Orem, UT 84058. Please […]
The Orem Pinnacle Securing Hope race is Saturday November 12th at 9am. Find the registration and other details here: http://www.active.com/running/orem-ut/pinnacle-securing-hope-1k-5k-and-10k-2011. Hope to see you there!