Category Archives: Project Update

  • Updates on our 3rd and 4th project!

    Posted on December 24, 2013 by admin in Project Update, Uncategorized.

       As you can see by the photos above, our 3rd project is now under construction in Kulaa, Ghana!  Create Change (our partner NGO who are in Ghana)  recently sent us these photos. There have been some unexpected delays but Create Change is working with the community to get the construction moving. Slowly but surely […]

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  • The 2nd Murphy Project is now accepting donations!

    Posted on April 23, 2012 by Tim in Project Update.

    The Murphy Project is now raising funds for a second school house in Mwangaza. In fact we are 27% the way there…thanks to my school’s International Day, my good friend Jamie Lynch’s Grade 6 Advisory Fundraiser, Arun Parmar’s NCAA basketball pool and a few other donations. I recently received an update from Russ Morgan of […]

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  • We did it!!

    Posted on March 17, 2012 by Tim in Project Update.

      Thank you to all 50+ donors! I’m very proud to say that on March 15, 2012, less than 8 months since the first Murphy School Project was announced, we reached our goal of $10,000! Construction of a grade 6 school house in the community of Mwangaza, Kenya will begin soon. What an amazing accomplishment. […]

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  • Feature

    Mwaganza sings!

    Posted on January 16, 2012 by admin in Project Update.

    Here is a quick video taken by Building Walls of Wisdom’s Executive Director, Russ Morgan, in his visit last November to Mwaganza in Kenya. This group of girls were showing off their talent as part of a community-wide gathering to celebrate the completion of another school term. Enjoy!

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  • BuildWoW visits Mwangaza

    Posted on December 21, 2011 by admin in Project Update.

    Building Walls of Wisdom’s Executive Director, Russ Morgan, had an opportunity to visit Kenya last month and spend some time with the community of Mwangaza. Below is brief reflection of his experience. Upon exiting the truck within the grounds of Mwaangaza primary school, I immediately took notice to the over 200 students that came running […]

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  • Introducing The Murphy Project!

    Posted on June 4, 2011 by admin in Project Update.

    It is with great pleasure that I introduce The Murphy Project. For simplicity, we have called it this, for it should really be coined the Friends and Family of the Murphys, Burns, Fyfes, Mangans and so on. But I digress… I first met Geoff Morgan, the founder of Building Walls of Wisdom (BuildWOW), in January […]

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