Zambian Orphanage: Week 4

Crystal with kids with signs that say "Thank you" from the orphanage in Zambia

The big mission was completed this week! The new washing machine arrived! The new machine is a Samsung with a two year warranty. Wembe and I picked it up and strapped it in the trunk of the car. I wanted it to be a surprise for the kids and the Aunties. Everyone was very excited, […]

Zambian Orphanage: Week 3

Cuddling with Chipego at Oz Kids Orphanage.

Oz Kids Orphanage Everyone seems to have been sick this week. Kids, aunties, neighbors, sickness is in the air! There have been running noses, vomiting, sneezing, coughing, tiredness, headaches, and stomach aches. The locals blame it on the change of weather. The cooler temperatures have come in, along with the winds. Zambia has free health […]

Zambian Orphanage: Week 2

Shopping in Zambia for Oz International Orphanage

Oz Kids International Orphanage Top 3 phrases that come out of my mouth on a daily basis (in no particular order): No crying Stop fighting (insert name here) You need to share Top 3 phrases that I hear on a daily basis (in no particular order): Auntie look at! Auntie look at! Auntie look at! […]

Zambian Orphanage: Week 1

Oz Kids International Orphanage located in Mazabuka, Zambia

Volunteering at a Zambian Orphanage Twelve children call the orphanage their home. There are six boys and six girls: Elina, Lushomo, Emely, Chipego, Joseph, Terry, Malenga, James, Namakau, Naomi, Mercy, Paul. All the children are from various backgrounds. They are the residents of Oz Kids International Orphanage, located in Mazabuka, Zambia. Oz Kids was created […]