a peace of an orphan’s life

Home Alone - in Rwanda. This photo was taken by Laura, a friend who has been working on a unique project among orphans. An alarmingly high number of children are living on the streets and in child/youth-headed households in Rwanda. It's estimated that at least 20% (some propose as high as 30%) of all of the children in …

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a shout out for peace

Well, it came and went, barely a ripple in the media. Did you know that Sept. 21 was International Day of Peace? A lot of change has been going on, but it seems to remain a whisper in the grassroots. Mostly things you’ll never hear about unless it all goes wrong, erupts into conflict and violence. How …