A mother-daughter story that will inspire you to call your mom right now and start packing your bags.by Volunteer
MaryAnn Steinberg (left), at 82, proved that there’s no age limit to giving back.
A Photo Worth More than a Thousand Words: Alumna Wins Storytelling Contest with Photo of a Tanzanian Boy Who Communicates with His Smile.by Volunteer
While other kids dream about becoming vets or doctors, since Courtney Hudson was eight years old, she dreamt of going to Africa to help other people.
As the plane pulled away from the gate, tears started to stream down my face. It felt as though my heart was being ripped in multiple pieces and was left scattered throughout Cartago, Costa Rica. To tell you how meaningful and extraordinary my experience was I would need to write a novel. To fully understand the heartbreak, every individual must experience a CCS program for oneself.
After a sleepless night I was worried I was gonna be completely useless at my placement Step-Up Centre, a pre-primary school.
Fortunately, kids have a way of re-energizing you, and before I left I had promised to give them my best no matter how tired I would be due to jet-lag, so I sucked it up, and powered forward.