You’ve Got Me Head Over Heels

By Mike Tenbusch | July 09, 2021 Please accept my apology for not writing you in over a month.  I’ve missed you!  As much as I enjoy sharing these reflections every couple of weeks, I had to step away for a bit to meet with supporters of our mission around the nation...

Women Fighting For Life

By Mike Tenbusch | May 28, 2021 Just before the pandemic was declared last year in March, a team of students from University of Michigan’s campus chapter of International Samaritan served on our organization’s first service immersion trip to the garbage dump community...

A Tale of Two Sons

By Mike Tenbusch | April 13, 2021 Last week I received an email from Kevin Lopez, our team leader in Nicaragua, about Mateo, one of our scholarship students in Managua.  One picture he sent of Mateo instantly reminded me of a picture taken years ago of my own...

Finding Light in Loss

Finding Light in Loss Presented in collaboration with the Catholic Foundation of Michigan By Mike Tenbusch | March 30, 2021 In August of 1927, President Calvin Coolidge visited the construction site of Mount Rushmore in the Black Hills of South Dakota.  While there,...