Alvina and Dale served as mentors to the Liberians who formed LIBTRALO (Liberia Translation and Literacy Organization) in 1995. They continued as coordinators, translation, and literacy consultants to languages in Liberia and Cameroon.
Dale was diagnosed with cancer, and entered the gates of heaven in July 2002. Alvina continued work with LIBTRALO and also as advisor to church literacy programs in Ghana until summer of 2015.
Alvina currently serves as Mission Participation Coordinator for LBT. She retired from full-time service in 2017 but continues to serve in an adjunct capacity.