Reaching for service, adventure with an encore career | October 2, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

Palo Alto Weekly

- October 2, 2015

Reaching for service, adventure with an encore career

'From Silicon Valley to Swaziland' recounts local couple's story

by Chris Kenrick

Through their busy years of child-rearing and careers in Silicon Valley, Rick and Wendy Walleigh of Los Altos nurtured a vague notion that, some day, some way, they would find the time to "give back."

This story contains 1102 words.

Stories older than 90 days are available only to subscribing members. Please help sustain quality local journalism by becoming a subscribing member today.

If you are already a subscriber, please log in so you can continue to enjoy unlimited access to stories and archives. Subscriptions start at $5 per month and may be cancelled at any time.

Log in     Subscribe

Contributing Writer Chris Kenrick can be emailed at [email protected]

Comments

5 people like this
Posted by Nayeli
a resident of Midtown
on Oct 4, 2015 at 9:29 am

Nayeli is a registered user.

How inspirational! I'm certainly interested in reading more in their book now. :-)


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Get the most important local news stories sent straight to your inbox daily.

 

Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund

For the last 26 years, the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund has given away more than $7 million to local nonprofits serving children and families. When you make a donation, every dollar is automatically doubled, and 100% of the funds go directly to local programs. It’s a great way to ensure your charitable donations are working at home.

DONATE HERE