First day of a new experience

(this post is about our first day in Torewa, but due to internet difficulties is just now being posted - we apologize!) On June 20, we started off the morning by packing everything we needed for the camping into our day packs. Than we packed everything else into our big bags and stored it into a closet until we get back. After that, we checked out the hotel and went to the clinic to load all the filters into a truck and unload them by the river. We had a very hard time with the filters and sand bags but after ... Continue Reading

Sihuroung Orphanage

  The time we spent in the Sihuroung orphanage was truly remarkable and changed the way I think in so many ways. We taught the kids how to count 1-10 in English, how to fold paper airplanes, and how to draw a variety of little figures. They had such a desperate desire to suck up any knowledge handed their way, and their strength, independence, and happiness as such youngsters was inspiring. Even though the amount of time I spent with them was limited, the memories I made will stick with me throughout my life. Danielle Continue Reading

We’re Back!

We have made it back to the main land. Back to electricity, wi-fi and showers! We will update the blogs tomorrow (many to come!) but we just wanted to let you all know that we are safe and sound and off to Siem Riep in the morning. Can’t wait to see Angkor Wat! Best, Cambodia Crew Continue Reading
Unknown Challenges of Rebuilding

Unknown Challenges...

Preparing to walk the neighborhood to find and number blighted homes by spray painting the missing numbers so the city can find the homes that need to be torn down. Using an app ...

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Spectacular

Spectacular...

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Community Beach Day

Community Beach ...

Marnina and Lauren making bubble ...
Finishing School Project

Finishing School...

Friday was the last day ...
Helping senior citizens carry boxes of food to their cars.

Helping senior c...

Helping senior citizens carry boxes ...