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signing out & settling in

I’m not exactly sure what possessed me to think that I’d be able to provide a blog post during my last week at site. I don’t think any of my capacities – emotional, mental, physical – were prepared to commit precious time to a computer screen during my last few days, so I apologize this post is later than planned. 1,098 more words

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A month in photos: May 2014

  • Library renovating and the FINAL PRODUCT! We’re DONE!
  • Library opening ceremony at my school to thank all the donors that made our library possible (the…
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Peace Corps

The Guardian

23.11.2011

Learning support adviser Diana Masitla, who works for the Siyanakekela Project, is passionate about supporting poor children, but she often finds parents unwilling to co-operate. 274 more words

South Africa

Case Study: Food for thought

The Guardian

23.11.2011

The National Schools’ Nutrition Programme is providing millions of South African children with one balanced meal a day while encouraging sustainable gardening in schools and communities. 265 more words

South Africa

Case Study: Jobs for the community

The Guardian

23.11.2011

A school-building project in South Africa which uses local labour is not only creating new classrooms, it is also providing the community with a direct cash injection and lasting skills… 270 more words

South Africa

Ubuntu: Thanksgiving 2012 cultural exchange

One of the Peace Corps goals that Volunteers are supposed to complete is to share American culture abroad. This Thanksgiving, I and the rest of the Battlefields PCVs were given the perfect opportunity to share our holiday with British friends. 837 more words

Peace Corps