Stories from our work around the World

Laos: "The Legacy of War"

Where prosthetic limbs are designed especially with children in mind.

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Sri Lanka: "EIGHT WOMEN, MOTORCYCLE REPAIR, AND THE FUTURE OF SRI LANKA"

On the war-torn east coast, where pock-marked building riddled with bullet-holes dot the landscape, 8 women set out to achieve the extraordinary: to own and operate their own motorcycle repair shop.

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Kenya: "African in the White House"

Perspectives on Democracy and Change: From Africa’s largest slum to Obama’s ancestral village home.

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Kenya: Greenbelt Movement

With a food crisis ravaging the country, the Greenbelt movement has mobilized people to plant trees for income and community renewal. The results are revolutionary.

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Kenya: The faces of kids for tomorrow

In the slums of Nairobi too many children are denied access to education. Kids for Tomorrow started Hope Streams to provide opportunities for those who would otherwise not be able to attend school.

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