Whatever you have done for the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you have done it for me... Matthew 25:40
Wendy Jackson grew up in rural Minnesota on a “Little House on the Prairies” style homestead.She opened 3 restaurants from scratch, and completed studies in plant-based nutrition. She created a 10-week nutritional lifestyle course, which helped people successfully reverse cancer, MS, and diabetes. She purchased the business, Perfect Pickler and began a lifetime study of gut health and fermentation.Then Thrive for Good invited Wendy to Kenya, Africa, to teach fermentation at their organicgardening center. This continued until Wendy was hired as content creator to work with a team to create an online course for the extreme poor all across the globe. This curriculum included organic gardening, nutrition education, herbal medicine, leadership skills and income generation. Today she lectures abroad generating partners to join in the effort to end poverty by educating the extreme poor on becoming self sufficient.Wendy has a love for all traditional skills, and a passion to teach all people a simple, selfsufficient lifestyle.
Dave Jackson was born and raised in central florida, and is an avid outdoorsman and Christian apologist. He is married to Wendy Jackson, and together they have 5 children and recently were blessed with their first grandson! As a young boy, he was raised in the Assembly of God - Pentecostal to the core - until a life-changing encounter forever changed his walk in Christ. Professionally, Dave was an It Engineer for over 20 years at a large regional hospital in central florida, but now works for a solar company based out of TN. Being a semi-retirement job, it allows him and Wendy to travel on mission work and meet believers all over the country Since visiting Kenya for mission work several years ago, their goals and life dreams have changed drastically.