We Rise By Lifting Others

“We rise by lifting others.”– Robert Ingersoll

Dear friends,
Many of you may know that I once planned to go to Africa with the Peace Corps so thatBatwa I could make a difference in the world. Now I didn’t end up going (which is another story) and that is OK, because I learned that I could make a difference in my own community without going halfway around the world. However, Africa and her people continue to have a place in my heart. I was filled with hope to read of the work of one group — Initiative For Equality, a network of activists around the world working to empower people in some of the poorest regions to work together for greater social, Continue reading