Heaven On Earth

By Jonathan Madison   “A terrible storm is coming.” These are words we dread coming from a ship captain. For our mission’s team, it would mean cancelling another church service in a nearby village, and potentially fighting for our lives on the world’s single...

Our First Orientation

By Cecilia Maria Gonzalez We are happy to say that our very first Ripple Effect 22 Orientation was a success. As the kids started to come in for the Student/Parent Orientation, we realized we didn’t have as big of a crowd as we had anticipated. There were 6 kids...

Poverty Awareness Event

We were graciously invited to a Poverty Awareness Event at Alma Heights School by Rachel Zabaneh, one of the teachers there. Our group consisted of Stefan, our founder, Sharon, our CDO, Kylie and Heaven, our youth volunteers, and myself, our EA (Cecilia). Kylie and...

Reaching Out

By Cecilia Maria Gonzalez For about 6 months now, our team has been working hard to get Ripple Effect 22 on its feet. After all the legal paperwork, meetings, presentations, lesson-plan building and Subway sandwiches, we are moving with determination towards our goal....

Block Party Recap

By Cecilia Maria Gonzalez The Ripple Effect 22 team had been planning a block party for 3 months. This block party would be the launch of our program, where people could learn more about who we are and sign up. We wanted to make a good first impression, so we worked...