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The Statistics Backing Up the Crisis in Syria

In March of 2011, the Syrian civil war began. The years that have followed left the nation broken, in a state of poverty, and has forced more than ...
Our Costs

Our Costs

After receiving several justifiable inquiries about exactly how much money is being used to purchase aid for refugees, we thought it would be best...
Manifesting Empathy Often Begins by Recognizing Personal Luck

Manifesting Empathy Often Begins by Recognizing Personal Luck

  I did a lot of thinking this week on why we are compassionate and, more specifically, why some people seem to be more compassionate than others?...
Zoë Bands: Our Story

Zoë Bands: Our Story

When Zoë and I first arrived in Rome during the fall of 2015, our intentions didn’t extend beyond sipping cappuccinos and slurping down pasta. The...
Hello From the Other Side

Hello From the Other Side

We were volunteering at an orphanage for children with AIDs in Cape Town, South Africa when Rihanna began serenading us through the speakers. The s...