Donors and Partners

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Donors and Partners

Partnering with others makes us much more than we could ever become alone. Shelter For Life wishes to thank our donors and partners who have supported us, as well as those whom we have been privileged to support.

Donors & Partners

Non-Governmental Donors & Partners

Additional Governmental
Donors & Partners

Building by Faith United

Central Asian Development Agency (CADA)

CODE (Japan)

Estera (Tajikistan)

Fidakor (Tajikistan)

Gham Khori (Tajikistan)

Institute for Cultural Research (UK)

Jack DeLoss Taylor Charitable Trust

Mercy Foundation (Sri Lanka)


Navruz (Tajikistan)

New Life (Tajikistan)

Nigora (Tajikistan)

Patmos (Finland)

Peduli Bangsa (Indonesia)


Saido (Tajikistan)

WDC (Sri Lanka)



"When the road was completed, we came back and realized that the road had also brought peace with it." ~Bourama

Mustafa Omar
Chief Executive Officer

Mustafa Omar has worked in Shelter For Life’s field projects and headquarters organizational management positions, leading operations and business development around the world. Mr. Omar has managed and overseen a variety of projects in some of the world’s most difficult places to work, including Afghanistan, Iraq, Liberia, and South Sudan. He holds a degree in Economics from University of Wisconsin and an MBA from the University of St. Thomas, and a graduate degree in Urban Planning from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.

Gordon Wright
Vice Chairman

Gordon A. Wright is Founder and President of over 40 years with JIMI International and is an Elder at Tulsa Christian Fellowship. Mr. Wright owned and operated a lawn and tree service business for nearly 15 years. Mr. Wright also served with the US Army for three years in the 1960s.Two of Mr. Wright’s years were spent in South Korea as a Brigade Intelligence Sergeant. Mr. Wright has provided mentoring and counseling to spiritual leaders around the world; with specific attention to individuals in Russia, Ukraine and former Soviet Bloc countries. Mr. Wright helped to found and direct East/West Resources International and Global Assistance Partners International. Mr. Wright has served as one of the original founding board of directors for Shelter For Life International. Born in Erie, Pennsylvania, Gordon grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and currently resides in Tulsa, Oklahoma.