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Makindu in the News

Makindu Children’s Program and all of its supporters continue to attract media attention. (All articles and photos reprinted by permission.)

2014

A Proper Walk in the Kenyan Bush (Tim Cahill/National Geographic)

Makindu Children’s Program Fundraiser: Walk through the Great Rift Valley (The Oregonian)

2013

Three Paths, One Goal: CC Alumni Working to Make a Difference in Africa (Colorado College Bulletin)

2012

Portland man among five Oregonians who walked 151 miles across African desert to raise funds for orphans (Oregonian)

‘Proper Walk’ raises $82k for African kids (Albany Democrat-Herald)

2008

Winnie Barron Didn’t Blink (Oregonian)

Mid-valley program in Kenya continues (Albany Democrat-Herald)

2006

Fundraising walk to benefit Makindu Children’s Program in Kenya (Albany Democrat-Herald)

2004

Tim Cahill’s article on the 2004 Proper Walk

The Earlier Years

For a Child’s Smile – 1999 (Eugene Register-Guard)

Winnie’s World – 1998 (Albany Democrat-Herald)

Someone Who Cares – 1998 (Eugene Register-Guard)

Kenya Beckons – 1998 (Eugene Register-Guard)

An Orphan’s Smile – 1995 (Eugene Register-Guard)