About Mark Maynard

Mark Maynard is co-founder of the Amy For Africa mission, and also serves as its president. Reach him at (606) 571-1031 or mark@amyforafrica.

25 accept Jesus at AFA’s inaugural basketball clinic

JINJA, UGANDA – Amy For Africa celebrates with each precious soul that comes to know Jesus. When 25 children come to that saving grace as they did on Saturday, well, it’s shoutin’ time! That’s what happened during AFA’s inaugural basketball clinic where squeals of delight could [...]

By |2019-06-29T17:07:05-04:00June 29th, 2019|

AFA anniversary: Six years of blessings

ASHLAND, Ky. – Six years ago this month, a website became live and so did the Amy For Africa ministry. What has transpired since boggles the mind. Amy Compston was 28, a registered nurse, wife and mother to four children and a determined marathon runner in [...]

By |2019-05-27T15:01:35-04:00May 27th, 2019|

‘Jarek’s Journey’ book signing draws crowd

ASHLAND, Ky. – They lined up early for a chance not only to get a copy of “Jarek’s Journey” but also to have the subject of the book sign it. The reveal of the new Amy For Africa children’s book drew a crowd to the SuperHero [...]

By |2019-03-16T15:34:37-04:00March 16th, 2019|

Illustrator for Jarek’s Journey ‘humbled’ with project

ASHLAND, Ky.  - The artistic genius behind Jarek’s Journey is Brian Ashby, a freelance illustrator from Catlettsburg. Ashby did an amazing job of bringing Jarek, Chris and Amy Compston into friendly cartoon form in the pages of Jarek’s Journey. He was supplied with photographs and simply [...]

By |2019-02-28T17:22:08-04:00February 28th, 2019|
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