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Our Mission in Kenya: 2017

Information on the Open World Cause Mission in Kenya The Open World Cause is proud to announce our 2017 initiative in Kenya. We are partnered with an educational pioneer named Livingstone Kegode, and we could not be more proud to be working with such an outstanding individual. Livingstone’s work in...
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Our First Monsoon

Written by Benjamin Honeycutt “With reckless abandon I leapt into the rain, and let the downpour wash me away.” One never knows what to expect out of the days here. We had been preparing for a lazy Saturday, it had been a week since we arrived and we were all weary from the...
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Of the Places and People Before Us

Written by Connor Janzen “Every moment of discovery bestows its own point of reflection; a persistent need to continuously remain aware.” We’re learning incredible things in this country. Part of the joy of traveling to a place that you’ve never been before is how vastly things might differ from your normal...
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Nepali Customs and Etiquette

Written by Shelby Lemon “They do not eat the same times we do in the United States, though the family we are staying with very kindly altered our eating times to feel more familiar.” Along the way Govinda has pointed out and educated us on a few essential customs. Take note...
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Learning About Tea

Written by Ashley Weber “It was such an amazing experience to watch how they’ve made the tea that we’ve been drinking for the last week.” Govinda provided some insight in our early days here about Nepali tea. Essentially, there are two different qualities of tea; one that is ground into a...
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Nepali Dress and Culture

Written by Shelby Lemon “We have opened our eyes to the beauty around us, and let me tell you, Nepal is stunning.” The quote “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” encompasses many of our experiences in Nepal, and traveling in general, thus far. Beauty cannot be defined by what...
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A Childhood Anew

Written by Benjamin Honeycutt “The way they welcome the world for all its hardship and wonder has flipped the way I wish to live.” I had no idea what to expect when I woke up inside Govinda’s home. The drive to the school had been a stunning introduction to a culture...
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The Journey Begins

Written by Connor Janzen “From the colors of their clothing to the vibrancy of their voices and the Nepali language, I am quickly falling in love with Nepal’s people just as much as the beauty of the country and the intrigue of their culture.” The journey began at 6:30 PM...
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Keynote Lecture at Kansas State University

In case you missed it, the Open World Cause team is officially presenting at Kansas State University on April 28th at 7:00 P.M. During our keynote we will be addressing issues with regard to global educational diversity and the world-altering possibilities of intelligent digital leadership. We are so thrilled to...
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The Mann Law Offices Campaign

If you’ve been living under a rock you may not have noticed that we have quite a monumental campaign running currently. Within the last week, we finalized an arrangement with Mann Law Offices, LLC in Hutchinson, KS to create one of the most incredible campaigns that we have ever had...
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