Kenya

Stop Obama’s march to power

First of all, Bob Velon, your letter was fantastic (“Obama on ballot illegally,” Reader Input, Aug. 10). Do you think people will start believing about Obama not a U.S. ...

Quote facts why don’t you?

John Albert Dummett, Jr. (Reader Input, Aug. 12) will be a good Republican Party presidential candidate since the Republicans are doing everything they can to make President Obama ...

Kirui running for her life

If it wasn’t for running, Caroline Kirui probably wouldn’t have a job back in her native Kenya. Each stride, controlled breath and day away from her son and husband brings Kiru ...

HEART brings new life, pride to Kenyans

An Auburn-based aid organization is thriving with several new projects, and its founder said she feels blessed. Auburn resident Vickie Winkler formed the Health Education Africa R ...

Sewing group keeps orphans warm

A local church group is sending 360 quilts to an area of over 10,000 African orphans today. The Sewers & Rippers are a quilting group that meets from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Tuesd ...

Out of Africa

Jane Kibii is hoping a few months in the Endurance Capital of the World can help take her blossoming running career to the next level. The Kenyan runner is using Auburn as her hom ...

Fundraising dinner is all about HEART

For Vickie Winkler, one of the most inspirational parts of her job is seeing how lives can be turned around so quickly. As founder and president of HEART — Health Education Afri ...

‘Sew’ing seeds of love

Junior Sewers & Rippers from Auburn Grace Community Church dedicated two weeks of their summer vacation to make these quilts for children in Kenya. The adult Sewers & Rippers Minis ...

HEART founder honored in D.C.

More than 150 organizations submitted videos to the Portraits of Compassion video contest started by the White House Faith-based Community Initiatives Innovations project. The Heal ...