• Mukwashi Sanitation Initiative: Progress Report

    Mukwashi Sanitation Initiative: A Marvel in Motion! https://vimeo.com/313424228?loop=0The hole is dug, the foundation is laid, and the walls are going up! See Mukwashi Sanitation Initiative in action with a progress report from Head Teacher Judah Sikamikami and a thank you from the girls of Mukwashi Trust School!  Mukwashi Trust School’s new sanitation block will be […]

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  • February Bridge of the Month: Love <3

    Our Bridge of the Month for February is LOVE! At BoPH, we believe in the power of love to change the world.  Love is an endless source of light, courage, and connection. Spreading love to others makes for a life worth living!             Love is a well that never runs dry. There […]

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  • Two Baby Girls, Two Different Worlds, and Bridges That Connect Us

    Two Baby Girls, Two Different Worlds, Same Needs and Hopes   The first photo is my wife Ann Marie and our granddaughter Ella Brady in California. Ann Marie’s gaze conveys love and contentment, along with hope and devotion. The second photo was taken a few years ago during my visit to the Bridges of Peace and Hope Partner, Mukwashi Trust School, located in […]

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  • January Bridge of the Month: A SMILE :) :) :) :) :)

    “After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul’s indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.” -William R. Alger   At BoPH, we are bridging the gap between 2018 and 2019 with a celebration of happiness! Our Bridge of the Month for January is A SMILE.  […]

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  • Holidays All Around the World

    Holidays All Around the Worldhttps://vimeo.com/315944857?loop=0 To celebrate and learn about Holidays All Around the World, BoPHoper’s from AIS Danbury, Ready for Reading in Rwanda, Mukwashi Trust School, AIS Vienna, and Canada joined together in song. Happy Holidays from Bridges of Peace and Hope!

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  • December Bridge of the Month: HOLIDAYS!

    Our Bridge of the Month for December is Holidays! Holidays are a bridge of connection that join people from all over the world together in celebration. This season of light and giving reminds us that we are not alone, we are united, “All of us on Earth are a part of something bigger than ourselves, […]

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  • Mukwashi Sanitation Initiative

    In October 2017, Mukwashi Trust School broke ground on a Secondary School facility at their campus in Lusaka West, Zambia.  The new school building was completed earlier this year with funds raised in part by Bridges of Peace and Hope Clubs and supporters around the world.  You can see a video of the ceremony and […]

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  • John Farrell Says Hello to AIS Danbury

    In celebration of the Sandy Hook Promise Start With Hello Project, John Farrell visited with the students of Western Academy for International Study in Danbury, CT.  John lead the students in song before a beautiful kindness quilt made by the entire school. At the Bridges of Peace and Hope meeting earlier in the week, students […]

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  • Mukwashi Trust School Science Lab Complete

    The ever expanding, Mukwashi Trust School continues to grow! On November 9th, 2018 the new Science Wing officially opened for student use. The new lab gives Mukwashi Trust School secondary students a space to learn about science and technology through hands on experiments. We cannot wait to see what they cook up in the classroom!  […]

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  • November Bridge of the Month: GRATITUDE

    Our Bridge of the Month for November is GRATITUDE.  Gratitude is the quality of being thankful and a readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness.  Gratitude helps us find perspective, reminds us what we have, and brings us happiness in celebrating our surroundings. To cross the bridge of gratitude we must reflect and recognize […]

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