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Brennon Wayne Bloemendaal is a story teller, jouneyman, musician, and activist from Austin, TX. He grew up in Southern California and learned to play and love music at a young age. At 19, he moved to Austin to help plant a church in the downtown area. Over the next few years he began several music projects, and his interest and heart for people experiencing physical, emotional, and spiritual poverty grew. In 2009 Brennon went to work for a non-profit called Invisible Children, and in 2010 moved to Uganda to be with the people whose story he had been telling. It was at this time that the Imani Project was born. In 2011, Brennon returned home to Austin, where he continued to play music and lead worship around the city. Through networking and relationships, Brennon became involved with an organization called Help One Now. In 2012 and 2013, he traveled to Haiti, Uganda, and Zimbabwe with Help One Now and was asked to come on staff full time as their Haiti Operations Director. Brennon now lives and works in Haiti full time with incredible Haitian leaders, who are already doing some incredible things! If you would like to read more about Brennon’s involvement with Help One Now, click here.

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