About Mike Rusch

Based in Downtown Bentonville, Arkansas, Mike is the Chief Executive Officer at Pure Charity, a nonprofit dedicated to building world class technology solutions for Nonprofit Organizations, Individual Fundraising, and Community Advocacy.

Mike currently serves on the Board of Directors for Help One NowMercy House GlobalCanopy Northwest Arkansas99 Balloons@HopeMobCity Sessions, and Serve Northwest Arkansas.  

Prior to Pure Charity, Mike worked for Nickelodeon, The Walt Disney Company, Hershey Foods, and served in the US Marine Corps. Mike is a husband of 21 years, father of 4, a lover of a great story, and never too far from a fly-fishing river.  

Ethiopia Day 5

…5:30 a.m. and a little more sleep than the night before. My mind, heart and emotions are at capacity (to say the least)

Today we travel to see St. Mary’s Church to learn about some of the custom and celebrations here in Ethiopia and then to the US Embassy for our Visa interview. Pray all goes…

Ethiopia Day 5

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Ethiopia Day 3