Can you imagine going on a hike without any trail? Without any direction, or familiar landmark?  This was the kind of hike that 16 year old Salina seemed to be trailing on for the past 10 years of her life.  Salina remembered that she was from the small distinct village in Nepal, where she had…

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It’s the early morning, volunteers line up outside of the main hall, patiently waiting for the 70 plus girls that will be staying with them for the week.  As the welcome signs float in the January breeze and the vans come into view down the road, a new bubble of excitement burst – it’s time…

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This world is filled with some pretty amazing people. We have Mother Tersa, a woman who was praised for her charity work. There’s Isaac Newton, whose law of motion helped lay the groundwork for mechanics. And we have a man named Kalidi, a 9th-century goat-herder who discovered the benefits of coffee – and has been…

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Birthdays. They are one of the most celebrated days in a person’s lifetime. Whether it’s your dad’s birthday, your grandpa’s 90th birthday, or even your dog’s birthday, birthdays are a pretty big deal.  Except for little Sushmita.  She had been abandoned by both her parents, and left in the care of Global Family. While trying…

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In a country where 25% of the people live below the poverty line, and in which most families live off 50 cents per day – it’s all too common to send a child away for work in the country of Nepal in hopes of bringing home more income to simply, survive.  These facts are not…

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