My Time with an Ethical Orphanage

My Time with an Ethical Orphanage

Having lived and worked in many countries + cultures around the world, we have found that finding ethical and trustworthy organizations can be a hard task. Today, we bring you one expat, turned Mwana Sponsor, to share a firsthand view of supporting an ethical organization! 

Beauty. Resilience. Poverty. Marginalization.

Beauty. Resilience. Poverty. Marginalization.

How often have you thought that 'orphan care' meant 'adoption'... or that adoption was the answer to the orphan crisis??? Don't feel shame, we used to believe this, too.  Read below about how one organization in the Republic of the Congo is approaching orphan care in a Holistic and ethical way!

Educating Girls to Empower a Community

Educating Girls to Empower a Community

We often take education for granted here in the West. However, in many regions around the world girls are not given equal opportunity as their brothers and male peers to attend school. Justice Rising is working to change this bias to help reduce the number of child brides, teen moms, orphaned children and more!

The Passion Behind Justice Rising

The Passion Behind Justice Rising

Can you imagine being a 10 year old living in Canada and deciding to dedicate your life to war torn communities? That is exactly what happened to Cassandra Lee as she learned about the devastating war of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 1997. Find out how and why she started her transformational nonprofit, Justice Rising.

Romania Reborn

Romania Reborn

A broken yet hopeful country, heavily influenced by communism is slowly being built back up again with the help of organizations like Romania Reborn. Co-founders, Whitney and Nick Runyon, had the opportunity to visit Romania Reborn and witness their foster homes and the effect they are having on children who were once confined to the walls of institutional care.