Today we traveled to Mastic Point – a settlement just South of Nicholls Town where the group has been staying. Working from a local school there we ran a Vacation Bible School for children from the area. Our first VBS of the 2019 trip was the largest we’ve ever had – 55 children. To some, … More Friends, New and Old
Thursday dawned to the arrival of all the extra suitcases that came in on the boat. These were the 30 FONA suitcases we had packed at the planning meeting before leaving Johnstown. Filled with VBS supplies, personal care items for the elderly, and items to support the travelers (mostly kitchen supplies, these suitcases were vital … More Just another day at work
After a series of flights, transfers, immigration and customs, we have finally arrived on Andros. While many of the travelers are still weary from the day and the early start, there was excitement in the air as we arrived on Andros. Old friendships were renewed as we were greeted at the airport by people we … More Touchdown!
# travelers arrived bright and early at Port Columbus this morning to embark on our journey. Parents and loved ones hugged a last farewell as the travelers approached the gate. After the usual airport pleasantries (check-in, baggage, TSA) knots of teens and adults met to socialize and think through plans for breakfast (many had not … More Bleary Eyed Travellers
The travelers met tonight for a final travel planning, packing, and pool party. This was our final chance to get together to socialize, get to know each other, and catch up on all the pre-travel minutia: flight details, travel tips, what to expect at customs, and an outline for the week’s activities. Many travelers brought … More Counting Down the Days
Our junior members provide the link to our youth access. … More Meet the FoNA Junior Board
Did you know FoNA has over 3000 images? … More Thousands of Pictures? Really!!!