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Don’t Call it Failure

A child is born to illiterate parents in rural Liberia. When she is four or five, they decide to send her to live with friends in Monrovia, the capital, hoping she will have more opportunities there.  The auntie she is … Continue reading

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She Is My Promise

I wrote this poem after three nights with close to no sleep. Thankfully, Abigail is “home” now. She ran away because she stole $1 to eat, and she was embarrassed. When I asked Abigail what she wants, she told me … Continue reading

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Meet Abigail

In the last post, we wrote about why being an informed donor is important during the holidays. In the post before that we told you about our involvement with the Ford Focus Global Challenge. We don’t have administrative costs or … Continue reading

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