The following letter was sent by Clark Graham on January 4, 2015 to Dr. Rachel Wong, Director of the Department of Human Services (DHS) for the State of Hawaii advocating for decent health care for citizens of the Compact of Free Association entities. [Read more…]
Our mission is to help Chuukese children gain a strong academic, social, and physical foundation to allow each child to pursue his/her life ambitions and to lead healthy and productive lives, bettering themselves, their families, and their communities.
Our organization is dedicated to the health, education, and well-being of the children and youth of Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia. We do this through two non-profit programs – The Akoyikoyi School and The Keitani Graham Memorial Foundation. [Read more…]
Akoyikoyi School relies on the generosity of friends and benefactors. This month the children were overjoyed with a gift of school supplies delivered by local representatives of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Kinisou Chapur to the Crisp family for sharing the story and pictures on the Crisp Adventures blog. [Read more…]
Is this the future generation of Aperture users …?
Why we should spend more time educating the not so privileged ones… thankfully as I discovered recently in Chuuk, Micronesia, there are some people out there who do just that.
We finally arrived in Chuuk. Now where is Chuuk you might ask? Chuuk is located about an hour and 45 min. flying time slightly south and east of Guam, at approximately 8 degrees north latitude and 152 degrees east longitude, and is part of Micronesia. Otherwise know as TRUK LAGOON, Chuuk is best known for the huge fleet of 2nd World War ship wrecks now resting at the bottom of the ocean in the famous Truk Lagoon. Arnold my I.T. staff & friend and I are on assignment for one of our clients, Truk Lagoon Dive Center and Truk Stop Hotel. [Read more…]
Congratulations to Xavier High School for winning the first annual Keitani Graham Interscholastic Track & Field Tournament among the public and private high schools in Chuuk State. We are grateful to the Interscholastic Sports Commission (ISC) for naming this annual high school track & field meet, probably the largest in all of Micronesia, to this son of Chuuk. [Read more…]