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ACDI/VOCA Farmer-to-Farmer volunteer program – and upcoming assignment

In a previous post, I mentioned my plans to volunteer overseas with CUSO-VSO. Well, life is full of the unexpected. Unfortunately for CUSO-VSO, they lost the funding that supported placements for Americans. As such, my placement is effectively on hold for … Continue reading

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Changing Directions: Preparing to Volunteer Overseas

Working to build greater social equity has been a strong interest for as long as I can remember. I became involved in international economic justice efforts as coordinator of Global Exchange’s fair trade campaigns, and learned about underlying issues and … Continue reading

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