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My Humanitarian Trip to Malawi, Africa!
I'm thrilled to share that I’m going on a humanitarian service trip this summer (end of July-first week of August), working with kids in Malawi, Africa! I have been thinking and praying about this trip for the last two years, and this year it is weighing heavy on my heart to get up and “GO!” and to serve these children and community. You've probably heard or seen me mention about Kusewera, the foundation I will be going with. Kusewera's mission is about empowering kids in Africa through active and creative play. I’ll be working at the orphanage Mtendere Village. I hope to enrich the lives of the kids through various activities such as sports clinics and music jam sessions and teaching skills that will be valuable to them. I’m especially excited to dance with them, teaching them some of my moves, and them teaching me.
I've been supporting Kusewera …
What Would YOU Do?
My buddy Robert works on an awesome show called What Would You Do. Because of him I've been trying to catch it as often as possible (Friday nights, 9PM EST/PST on ABC). They always have great scenarios that really make me think "What Would I Do?" This last Friday, one of the segments tugged at my heart strings. Even though it was just a scenario observing how most passer by's would react to a situation, this one felt so real to me.
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What Would YOU Do?What were your thoughts after watching this? Did you think about what you would have done in that situation? The older gentleman, Arnie, at the end really put this whole situation into perspective for me. We've all been through hard times, different struggles, different situations, but what was it that got you through that time? For me, it is always…
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