Monthly Archives: April 2011

Mission Successfully Completed!

Sorry to miss a couple of days but we have been wrapping things up and then starting our journey home.

Poultry Barn for the Chausy Orphanage

With the exception of water and electricity, the Poultry Barn is finally complete!  It has been a long stretch getting it together but everyone has worked really hard and made it happen.  Here is a shot from the front …

and here is the back, which shows Continue reading

Guardian Angel’s and the Perfect Family!

We are almost at the end of our time here in Belarus.  Some of the delegates have already headed home and more are leaving everyday over the next few days.  We have a real push on to tidy up loose ends and complete any outstanding items.  Some of the items have only just been released from bond over the past two days so we need to get everything to where it is going.

A small group of us continue to work on the Poultry Barn and hope to finish up tomorrow.  Today we got the metal sheeting on one of the three rooms.  Although it was pre-cut, it was very difficult to install as it we had to put in all of the trim and then fit the pieces around all of the vents etc.  The room below is the completed room for the meat birds.

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Barn, Bikes and Beautiful Voices!

Sorry to be so late in posting the blog, but it was a late night.  After the concert we were invited for dinner at the Orphanage and there was a lot of visiting afterward.  When we got home it was well past midnight and we ended up visiting until after 2 AM.

More progress was made on the Poultry Barn.  Soffit and fascia, doors and vent fans …

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