Since my first year anniversary is coming up in a few weeks, I would like to announce the 2010-2011 Winners for Team Tanzania are:
Best Expression of Unconditional Love (Human Category): Without a doubt, this one goes to Sophia Spyridon--"Ninapenda Katarina."
Best Lunch Buddy and Futbol Friend: Who else? Michael Pagedas! this one's for you, dude (iFro Rules!).
The Next Best Thing to Mom Award: Felice Stewart walks away with this one; she waited on me hand and foot while I was recovering from my appendectomy
Best Techno Missionary: Our favorite team coordinator , James Hargrave, who knows just what to text in the middle of a crisis ("you're going to be OK and God is with you").
Best Driver in Bukoba: Our Man Behind the Wheel, Godfrey.
Best Bugs: The Grasshoppers they sell in the market at Bukoba (yum!).
Best Restaurant in Bukoba: Where else? The Walkguard (replacement for the Perch)!
Best Chanter in Tanzania: Anastasios Kiyonga makes all of us (and the angels) cry. (You can hear his angelic voice on my latest post.)
Best Support Team: St John's Parish in Cedar Park, Texas! Thanks, guys! Keep those cards and twizzlers coming!
Best Administrative Call: A Big Shout-Out to all the folks at OCMC HQ in St Augustine for our great insurance! Way to Go!
Best Expression of Unconditional Love (Animal Category): This one goes to Kelly, the giraffe in Nairobi, for her goodbye kisses.