Kennedy, Thank you for your letter below, which I share with our groups,
as we discussed. If all goes well, I will earn a bit of money here as a
math teacher in Bosnia to repay some of my debts. Actually, I would
refinance some of them and invest the money in our culture with the
understanding that it would be available when I need it. Similarly, more
of us might want to share resources. So I encourage our discussion.
Andrius Kulikauskas, ms@...
I am many things but above all i am happy and back to the normal stream of
Am sorry we have been out of touch, but glad at the progress in the forum,
spirited efforts and ever activeness is giving us great vitality.
I am impressed at your enthusiasm to overcome challenges - travelling
miles to seek what would enrich us more.
My appreciation also for the enveloped that you sent me with an enclosed
Some months ago, I asked for your help to maintaining the house i had
myself and our planned/proposed Minciu Sodas Lab Nairobi base.
I had taken a two bedroomed house with a big living quaters serving also
The house has so far hosted my fellow comrades as Maria, Fred Kayiwa,
and Dan (who are at the moment sojourning with me).
The house is in Kibera next to the slums in a plot with other two similar
My dream is that one day Minciu Sodas own the whole plot- This would be
beneficial to our Lab.
I will be living here and maintaining this place untill we bring our
My main reason for mailing you- Which we would discuss more at some point
some difficulty coming on my side.
I may be forced to vaccate this house if i wont be able to raise house
rent for the
next Three Months (i have been paying it single handedly for the past five
I discussed with you some months ago if we could cost share with the Lab the
expenses of Rent and Utilities.
I am still asking you if this would be a possibility.
I know you are hard pressed now with debts to pay and the world economic
crisis negatively imapcting on everybody in all corners.
However, we are here to help each other grow, perhaps we can marshal our
influence to pool funds towards this cause.
Suppose i manage to come out of this difficult situation, then my focuss and
importance of our many related endeavours will be met and appreciated.
This will also be a progress step to making our dream projects for Kibera
includer, Ghetto Youths empowerment through Arts e.t.c
In all our travels i do make appropriate contacts that would in future
I highly hope you will get back to me soon on this.
Anyway, we had great time in Europe (Denmark and Italy); explored, shared
and expanded our networks and knowledge.
I was particularly touched by the plight of illegal immigrants in Europe
that God help me to fully sustain myself while in my country.
We are back to roost with full drive to implementing.
Sam , me and my Brother Kenneth have bought a piece of land in Rusinga
now searching deep into our pockets to launch programmes that will
me to my dream (orphan and disadvantaged children artistic and educational
We are also scouting for Sponsor Organisations interested in Sustainable
Agriculture, Ecotourism, and Children Empowerment.
Thanks for the Proposal you wrote to Food and Agricultural Organisation,
let us hope
it will receive positive attention.
I am taking a break from travelling for atleast a half a year to foccuss
attention on achieving my goals, and in the mean time looking for a Job
help sustain me and my endeavours.
Meanwhile i am also working with Ghetto Arts Collectives in a Project
helping young mothers and raising funds through the sale of our paintings
sanitary pads for Ghetto Adolescents.
Please if you know of any links, individuals or galleries that may be
our works let us know.
The link to our Painting collections is
For sure, i have gained a huge amount of motivation and encouragement from
even with the minimal education i have, i can still make it in life and be
of change to our decaying societies.
You habour alot and you are a great and productive asset to humankind.
Keep up your blessed energy amd dynamism,
Nafsi Africa Acrobats