August 21, 2018

"Respect means you care enough to think about other's feelings before you act."

Torneio de Lhonipha = Respect Tournament


On August 4, 2018, ADEDAR held our Lhonipha Tournament at the beach in Costa do Sol. We had 4 under 12 mixed teams, 4 under 16 male teams, 2 under 18...

June 28, 2018

What is is that non-profits need all the time? Money. Yep, that's what we need. It will ALWAYS be what we need. It's not the only thing we need, but it is actually a huge part because it makes what we do actually possible. ADEDAR is no exception. 


So, I want to explain...

June 23, 2018

Way back in the day, in my Peace Corps years... Okay, so it may not be THAT long ago. Back in 2011, I started to teach myself how to sew pants without having to use patterns. Material in Mozambique is pretty damn amazing. I started a sewing class about 2 nights a week...

June 19, 2018

In January, Chico and I visited Kenya during our travels. Our original plan of sticking around Nairobi for just a couple days turned into staying for a full week, allowing me to train with the women of KCB Club and then staying for the Saturday game and social. During...

June 10, 2018

About 10 years ago, I went to the rugby tournament in Missoula, MT known as Maggotfest. I didn't have a team, I didn't know ANYBODY there. I found an e-mail of an alum of the women's team of Missoula, the Betterside. I e-mailed her (Kelly), she picked me up somewhere i...

June 8, 2018

Just another reminder why I love the rugby world!


April 28. 2018 Mozambique had their first ever international rugby game. A historic event, and one I think I can say we were all very excited for. So, this is how the week rolled out for ADEDAR!


We, ADEDAR, knew a team...