One More Gift


By Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus · Follow: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram

Happy birthday to Ryan Nicodemus! It’s gift-giving time—no decorative wrapping paper required…

It is our core belief that giving is living. Accordingly, 2015 has been a year of contribution for The Minimalists and our readers. Thus far, with your loving help, we’ve built a new elementary school in Laos with our friends at Jhai Coffee; we’ve provided clean water to several communities in Malawi with our friends at Charity:Water; and we’ve funded several projects at Kasengejje Primary School in Uganda (photo) with our friends at Misfit, Inc., where we are building new classrooms, establishing a school lunch program, and creating programs to help financially challenged parents pay for their children’s education.

Now we’d like to finish the year with one final gift of giving. For Ryan’s 34th birthday (October 23, 2015), we want to build a family-style orphanage in Honduras. We’ve teamed up with our friends at The Hope Effect to make this hope a reality.

To celebrate Ryan’s birthday, The Minimalists have donated $5,000 of our own money to this project. If you’d like to contribute to Ryan’s birthday campaign, we&#82…

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