Archive for September, 2014

White Shirts for Guatamala Project

September 30, 2014

Brian Switzer, fellow Rotarian, brought me a box of white shirts this morning that will go to Guatemala with UCG Youth Corps in December. Brian is treasurer at Clermont Northeastern High School. LifeNets is helping sponsor this project.

Michaela Diemer Memorial Fund

September 27, 2014

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LifeNets helps establish Michaela Diemer Memorial Fund, victim of homicide. Proceeds will go to Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America. Michaela is the daughter of our co-worker and elder Andy Diemer.

LifeNets Japan Thanked for Help with Typhoon

September 22, 2014

A thank you was sent from Owen in Kochi, Japan who owns a restaurant that was flooded in recent super Typhoon. LifeNets Japan helped. Watch the YouTube video. Also please see this story at

2014 Scholarship Report for Guatamala

September 16, 2014

Eleven young people comment on their LifeNets scholarship.  The program has continued unabated for 14 years.

1.5 minute clip reporting on the 11 scholarships we are giving to students in Guatemala.

LifeNets 990 Filing with the IRS

September 15, 2014

LifeNets Sept. 15, 2014 Scholarship Report

September 14, 2014

We currently support 80 students around the world.
Short video I posted today about the reach and effectiveness of the LifeNets Developing Nations Scholarship Program. We are so pleased for its success in improving the lives of hundreds of young people.

Report & Pictures from Vinogradov Camp

September 8, 2014

Vinogradov, Ukraine camp program report from Oleh Kubik, Colin Kubik, Michala Lockwood and Artur Aleksandrove that includes lots of photos. Read these reports about our 6th year of LifeNets providing camp for Ukrainian street kids and orphans at:

We are saddened by conditions in Ukraine right now, but glad that in the midst of this we can help provide some joy for these beautiful children.

Teaching English as a second language in Ukraine

Teaching English as a second language in Ukraine

Michael Slocum Reports from Thailand

September 5, 2014

From Thailand today Michael Slocum gives this report of LifeNets sponsored Legacy project. LifeNets has sponsored three young adults to Thailand for this year. Read his report at

74th Wheelchair Match in 2014

September 3, 2014

This is the 74th wheelchair that we have matched with a needy person in the year 2014. We thank all who support the LifeNets Wheelchair Program. This is the latest in Lansing Michigan. Story:

Mike Vidal with wheelchair