January 27, 2021 - Nakeem had seen, for the first time in his life, women-doctors helping people in his community. He was struck by the realization that education was a real opportunity for Fathima and his family.
November 11, 2020 - A few weeks ago, while the western world slept, the government of India ordered 250,000 children to be taken out of orphanages and placed in homes with whatever family they had left.
October 23, 2020 - Imagine a disease that leads you to feel ignored by the world. A virus that kills thousands, infects newborns and renders children orphans. Such is the experience of many living in South Africa, a country ravaged by HIV/AIDS.
September 11, 2020 - Despite a hard life, Shanthaledchumi has served her children and grandchildren as a courageous mother, promoting a better life for the generations of her family that will one day take her place in the world.
August 26, 2020 - South Asia is home to 25% of the world’s population. The region’s cultural complexity, as well as socio-economic and human rights challenges, prevent millions of vulnerable children from being raised in families.
August 3, 2020 - Understanding that he could not meet his children’s basic needs, Vadim decided to take his children to an orphanage hoping that, once he had a safer home and could provide a better life for his family, he would return for them and take them home.
July 21, 2020 - One young lady stands out from the group. She is the first Rohingya refugee in India – out of an estimated 40,000 – to be admitted to college. Her dream to help others will start as she pursues a formal education.
July 16, 2020 - People can overcome seemingly insurmountable hardships with just a little encouragement and a caring hand. Take the example of young Karabo, a girl who lost her family, and Entembi Mosley, a single mother of three and grandmother of five.
July 7, 2020 - We are taking action where it is not easy, where few are willing to take the risks; where profound differences have been made. The hearts and souls of our volunteers are forever changed, knowing they were part of something bigger than them.