REFLECTING Richard Jackson (center) takes a moment inside the library they have just helped to inaugurate, with grandchildren Shayley (left) and Jackson (right), whom he hopes will be inspired to use their talents to likewise make a difference in the world.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE Sandy and Richard Jackson at their Bellaire home, the base from which they’ve launched many an adventure. It's also the home of Mali Nieta, the nonprofit that Richard formed to support education and health initiatives throughout Africa. (Photo: lawellphoto.com)
INAUGURATING A DREAM Sandy and Richard Jackson on the patio of the library and media center they founded at Promise Village School in Tanzania, surrounded by some of the Maasai children who will be making use of it.
TANZANIA IN THE HEART When it came time to inaugurate the new Promise Village Library and media center, Richard Jackson (far right) invited (pictured, from left) longtime friend and Mali Nieta supporter Gerald Merfish, son-in-law Eddie Kane, grandson Jackson Kane, granddaughter Shayley Kane, daughter Tracey Kane, daughter Emily Jackson, and wife Sandy.
REMEMBERING ROSA Taking a moment on their Civil Rights Tour of Montgomery with the statue of Rosa Parks. From left: Richard and Sandy Jackson, Lainie Gordon, Jacqui Hecht, and Wayne Dorris. (Photo courtesy of Richard Jackson)