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Friends, Finances, and Fly Fishing...

Posted by On Belay on August 5, 2010 at 11:41 PM Comments comments ()

Dear Friends,


I have been a fly fisherman for over sixteen years. Both of my sons are fly fishermen, too. I’d like to say that the roots run deep, with fathers and grandfathers and great grand fathers, but that isn’t true. In fact, my dad is a bait fisherman. So much for pure bloodlines.


Fly fishing is an elegant, aesthetic and solitary sport. It can become one’s passion very quickly… or one’s obsession. There is an instant c...

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Richard da Man

Posted by On Belay on October 23, 2007 at 1:55 PM Comments comments ()


The photo above is of Richard, our taxi driver. We met Richard last fall and have been involved in a micro-finance project with him. He is actually standing in front of it! On Belay, our nonprofit, made him a loan for the car in January. Before this time, he rented his taxi, then made payments monthly. What he paid in rent payments could ea...

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On Belay Ministries

Posted by On Belay on May 26, 2006 at 1:55 PM Comments comments ()