[caption id="attachment_1808" align="aligncenter" width="614" caption="Eliya at home in Dodoma, Tanzania"][/caption] The mud home was nearly empty of possessions. A wooden bed was adorned with an ancient brown mattress. A couple years ago I found myself in a Tanzanian slum visiting the...

Fall  Travel Update 3 - From Kampala, Uganda [caption id="attachment_1767" align="aligncenter" width="614" caption="The Sudanese IWASSRU vehicle loaded up and ready to travel"][/caption] Our Fall Travel Team to Uganda had one main purpose - to launch Lyla Peterson's book about our partner Susan...

[caption id="attachment_1364" align="aligncenter" width="588" caption="The Portland Lahash team discusses the new and improved Mission and Vision Statements"][/caption] Last weekend the Lahash Portland team met up in Trout Lake, Washington for a retreat. Twenty-two adults and kids met up in the beautiful...

Lahash traveler Lyla Peterson did not expect that she was going to write a book. "I mostly jotted things down just so I could remember things to tell my grandchildren," she said with a laugh. Little did she know that...