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The alarms pierced my eardrums like a bullet to the chest. Painful. My father, George, looked at me. Only he and I were home. Something, this time, made me think this wasn’t a drill. 252 more words

Post Apocalyptic

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With the help of all our donors and volunteers we were able to build another thirty houses in El Salvador in 2014, enjoy this video from our 2014 trip. 114 more words

El Salvador

True stories

Refuge has a lot of resources online for victims of domestic violence, and also has some real life experiences to share, such as these from… 349 more words


Does 'Building Back Better' mean what you think it means?

This was first published in a slightly different form on CARE International’s Insights blog. 

After natural disasters the phrase ‘Build Back Better’ is a constant refrain from politicians, donors, aid agencies and the media. 563 more words


The Art of Architecture and the Handwritten Note

My evening swirled around two events ideal for aesthetic-loving nuts like me.

A friend invited me to a party celebrating Shelter’s tenth anniversary and its new digs in Northeast Minneapolis. 189 more words


What Kind of Survival Shelter do I Need?

Shelters so many to choose from!

There are so many variations on different styles and types of shelter when it comes to a “Survival Shelter”. Most things will depend on weather conditions, environment, available resources and time you have to get a critical shelter established. 767 more words


#55 - Gamblings

Did you know us doggies likes to gamble? We thinks its great fun and don’t mind at alls if we don’t get to do stuff every times, we’ll just keeps on hoping and trying for the next time. 361 more words