Gary VanDyke


Name: Gary VanDyke
Organization: Food for Orphans
Title: President & Founder

Challenge Entries

The Orphan Diaries is a series of sixty-second radio features. The Orphan Diaries will feature the stories of orphans around the world. the stories will highlight how the children became orphans, what are their stuggles, how they have fought for survival, and how some orphans have succeeded and excelled.

In Africa, 50% of the household income is spent on wood for open fire cooking producing toxic smoke.
We will ship an award-winning cookstove that burns 25% of wood, has no toxic fumes, and saves money buying wood.
This reduces respiratory illnesses, saves on wood, reduces levels of toxic smoke.