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We welcome Kayany Foundation as an official BOB Certified Charity!

The BOB Foundation Ltd. aims to collaborate with charities who have on-the-ground resources and direct contact with children in refugee camps and assist them in their efforts.

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Photojournalism Daily: Nov. 24, 2014

Today’s daily Photojournalism Links collection highlights Fritz Hoffman‘s work on America’s major hazardous waste sites, known as Superfund sites. The Superfund program is a government initiative that was created in 1980 to address the nation’s most environmentally toxic locations after a scandal at Love Canal. 198 more words

The Backstory

The Hunger Game | Mother Jones

This is NOT a post on a popular movie franchise….sorry if you are disappointed.

The war in the Middle East has created more than one crisis but the one that is most pressing is the amount of refugees it has created….this is a story that everyone needs to be aware of in this time……few will care and that is truly pathetic. 6 more words

International Situations

Syrian sleep-in on Syntagma completes sixth night

I spent just under two hours listening to the Syrian refugees on Syntagma Square on Sunday, where they’ve been sleeping out since last Wednesday to highlight the conditions they have faced since arriving in Greece. 157 more words

Greece

At the Centre

Below is a poem I wrote for a human rights competition. It follows the journey of a human trapped in a centre. This is his story. 361 more words

Lucie, Prisca, & Christina - Acrylic

Lucie, Prisca, & Christina – Acrylic – Donated/Sold – 16 X 20 Wrapped Canvas, ready to hang

This is an example of my commission work. This was done for a charity auction for Freedom House in Detroit, MI., where I was happy to donate my time and talents. 103 more words

Italy Rescues Close to 800 Migrants in 72 Hours

“Italy rescues nearly 800 migrants from sea in 72 hours,” from Deutsche-Welle:

Hundreds of migrants from North Africa have been rescued from the Mediterranean Sea and brought to safety in Sicily over the past three days, Italian authorities confirmed on Sunday.

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