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Women's Clubs in KG

Fourth year in running, the annual Women’s Club Training of Trainers (ToT), a fellow volunteer and I have taken over the project, The first ToT( “Strong Women”) is finished, equipping PCVs and their CPs with lessons plans, activities, and skills to start women clubs back in their cities and villages. 149 more words

Thoughts

Overcoming Disappointment

As I have started working more, I should not have been surprised when I had my first work disappointment. My primary school was approved for the Books for Africa project to get a library at a significantly reduced cost, and they have to pay a small portion of the fees to make sure they are invested in the project. 501 more words

Africa

A Road Less Traveled

We have all been there in lifeā€¦ we come to a pivotal point in our lives where we must choose 1 of 2 directional options. Each choice has its own benefits and consequences. 819 more words

Keajaiban Anya

Punya bayi ternyata sekaligus punya subjek pengamatan tersendiri, yaitu untuk hal-hal yang selama ini taken for granted hehehe. Setiap memandang Anya rasanya disadarkan dengan keajaiban. She’s a miracle. 337 more words

Beet Harvesting and Such

I went to the big garden with my make for the first time. A group of ladies all share the garden and work together to weed, water, and harvest it. 439 more words

Africa

I Do It for the Love

“I don’t have money on my mind… I do it for the love.” – Sam Smith

This song lyric has resonated through me this week. It’s a simple reminder that we all go through life making decisions that, ultimately, adjust our destiny.

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Back in America and Feeling... Different

I have been in America for almost a full week now and am already beginning to notice how I have changed, within the context of American culture, since joining Peace Corps. 1,672 more words