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5th Oct 2012 Posted in: Magical Moments Comments Off on Scholarship

When I was in 4th grade I got a scholarship to a camp. My teacher Ms. Vincenzo entered me into a raffle to go to a camp. The nurse from my old school, Ms. Clark, told the principle Dr. Brachman to choose me because she said that 100% in a pre-test in math was a […]

18th Sep 2012 Posted in: Magical Moments Comments Off on The Big Problem

A magical moment in my life was when I got in trouble with my gym teacher too many times. He was about to call my parents and I did something very nice for someone else and he changed his mind. I was happy because I did not want to get in more trouble on a […]

3rd Apr 2012 Posted in: Magical Moments Comments Off on A Dream Come True

When l started my organization “Uganda Youth Skills Training Project” In Uganda (http://sites.google.com/site/ugyouthskillstraningproject/about-us), targeting the young people both in and out of schools to train them handy skills, it was like a dream in the beginning, that was 2007 but after some time, my vision kept on including both schools and LCS trying enroll young […]

Opening a Youth Center in Rural Costa Rica
18th Mar 2012 Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on Opening a Youth Center in Rural Costa Rica

When I moved to Costa Rica to start up my new nonprofit organization, I planned to create an after school program to help kids with homework, learn English and do some environmental education. This endeavor turned into much more than I ever could have imagined. From being a mentor to a counselor to a big […]

3rd Mar 2012 Posted in: Magical Moments Comments Off on Little Joys

Every Thursday I teach a class of preschoolers gymnastics. I love those kids. One girl is especially sweet, and she tries really hard. However, this same child is a little bit klutzier than the other kids. One day, I took the class to the balance beam. It was this little girl’s turn and she stepped […]

The Moment I Realized I Had the Ability to Make an Impact on Children
15th Feb 2012 Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on The Moment I Realized I Had the Ability to Make an Impact on Children

Last Summer I worked for A.C.L.E, an educational association in Italy, teaching English to Italian Children in Summer Camps. I was based just outside Milan, with a class of ten 5-7 year olds and the daunting task of trying to make them understand me! Despite having worked with children before, I had no real teaching […]

Law of Love
23rd Nov 2011 Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on Law of Love

Friends Without Borders is an effort to bridge geographic divides with love. This effort was initiated through the writing of letters of love and friendship by children of India for children of Pakistan, and vice versa. The children express their rejection of age-old animosities and embrace a new friendship based on love and compassion.

Oasis Armada
19th Nov 2011 Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on Oasis Armada

It is not yet done, but it is magical to be doing this right now. I came together with a group of people from all around the world and for weeks we have been working on a project of a fleet that will travel the world in attempt of social change! We will visit as […]

The Watopotians
15th Nov 2011 Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on The Watopotians

We took took the children in our care up to Phnom Chisor, which is near the Wat Opot Children’s Community; a home for vulnerable children; a place they call home. It was a beautiful day amongst the pre-Angkor ruins and a lovely photo opportunity. Melinda, 43, Cambodia

He Who Leaves Truth Behind, Returns To It
6th Nov 2011 Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on He Who Leaves Truth Behind, Returns To It

He who leaves truth behind, returns to it! My Magical moments came after realizing how difficult it is for children in Kibera slum in Nairobi, Kenya to overcome everyday life. I used to be a volunteer teacher and coordinator in one small school in Kibera slum, when my life changed to a more social orientated […]

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