Monthly Archives: October 2012

Taking the plunge

This post by Founder Nate Houghton discusses his decision to work on CLI full time. It was probably February or March of 2012 when I began to consider what it would be like if I was working on CLI full … Continue reading

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Building an organization

This post by Founder Nate Houghton outlines the creation of the Congo Leadership Initiative. Running a nonprofit requires one to be a combination of the following: salesperson, lawyer, ambassador, translator, mediator, web developer, photographer/videographer, accountant, teacher, writer, event planner, and … Continue reading

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The first trip to Congo

This post by Founder Nate Houghton outlines his first trip to Kinshasa. The first thing to do when you’re nineteen and interested in working in the Congo is arrange a trip. The second thing to do is tell your parents … Continue reading

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Traveling… but not to Congo this time

Check out below for a message from CLI’s CEO Nathaniel Houghton, who is currently traveling up and down the East Coast and meeting with some amazing groups working in the Congo! One of my favorite parts about my role with … Continue reading

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