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transformative travel

GET OFF THE TOURIST BUS: 6 ways volunteering abroad will change your outlook

GET OFF THE TOURIST BUS: 6 ways volunteering abroad will change your outlook

The only way to truly know another culture is to get off the tourist bus and be a part of the lives of the citizens. I’ve volunteered...
August 4, 2014 × 0 comments

alternative education

SERVICE LEARNING: Volunteer-based education in the community

SERVICE LEARNING: Volunteer-based education in the community

  Community engagement has become a buzz word for colleges and universities trying to find ways out of the ivory tower and...
December 12, 2013 × 0 comments

voluntary simplicity

‘TIS THE SEASON: 4 ways to take commercialism out of your holiday festivities

‘TIS THE SEASON: 4 ways to take commercialism out of your holiday festivities

December. That month when people invade shopping malls looking for the perfect gifts for the people they care about. Even young...
December 9, 2012 × 1 comment

volunteerism

TEARS OF HUNGER: He’s her eyes and she’s his future…darkness.

TEARS OF HUNGER: He’s her eyes and she’s his future…darkness.

October 23, 2008 Somewhere in Zambia Standing in front of a human being shedding a single tear that barely has the strength to...
November 10, 2012 × 0 comments

volunteerism

PEOPLE WHO CARE: Dr. Cary Rasof—to heal the world and know the truth

PEOPLE WHO CARE: Dr. Cary Rasof—to heal the world and know the truth

After completing your schooling, where did you go and why? My life was a hard life. Who I was wasn’t the norm and feeling different...
May 1, 2012 × 2 comments

volunteerism

EVERYDAY ACTIVISM: Six steps we can take to change the world

EVERYDAY ACTIVISM: Six steps we can take to change the world

Climate change. Genetically-Modified Food. Cancer. Poverty. War. Sometimes it’s hard to get up in the morning and be fearless,...
April 10, 2012 × 0 comments

mindful action

THE ORPHAN INDUSTRY: How to avoid corruption and sponsor an orphan effectively

THE ORPHAN INDUSTRY: How to avoid corruption and sponsor an orphan effectively

Caring for children as a way to make money is a profession as old as prostitution. The hands that grab the cash are usually not...
March 27, 2012 × 16 comments