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The DREAM Project:

April 10, 2011


The DREAM Project is an organization working in the Dominican Republic. They focus on early and continuing education because they believe that is what changes lives and has a lasting effect. They hope to improve the quality of life for individuals by providing access to education. VOLUNTEER with The DREAM Project! Statistics: In a 2008 study […]

Rising Star Outreach:

April 10, 2011


VOLUNTEER IN INDIA Rising Star Outreach is an amazing organizing that helps leprosy colonies heal. Volunteers build communities, teach English, and work mobile health clinics. The main focus of Rising Start Outreach is to help the colonies become thriving and self sufficient. Goals: 1. Educate the colony children in a safe, healthy environment 2. Provide […]

HELP International:

April 9, 2011


“Fighting Poverty, Empowering People” Education is a very empowering gift. HELP International works to educate those in 8 different countries. They have three main focus areas which are community education, entrepreneurship, and public health. Public health participants work with local NGO’s, hospitals, and clinics to develop and support programs based on needs. Basic health classes […]

My Story

March 29, 2011


When my older brother left to serve a two year mission in Mozambique, I became more interested in the issues that third world countries face, more specifically relating to children and health. Quickly this passion grew and I wanted to travel, learn, and understand more so that one day I could effectively make a difference. […]