Archives January 2014 - Meghan Tschanz

2014, a year of favor.

2014, a year of favor.

Less than a week ago our team packed all the belongings we would need for the next six months and embarked on a journey sure to change our lives and the lives of many women around us. It began with over 40 hours of travel with layovers in Toronto, Istanbul and Johannesburg (kind of, we just sat in the plane for an hour). Of which I was most excited for Istanbul. I knew that Istanbul was a taste of...

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I Have A Dream- A Tribute to MLK on his birthday.

I Have A Dream- A Tribute to MLK on his birthday.

Eighty-five years ago today, a child was born that would forever change the way America saw equality. Martin Luther King Jr. was born into a culture where the color one’s skin held more weight than the merit of one’s character. Not satisfied with the status-quo, he sought to change it. He refused to believe that because of the color of his skin he was somehow inferior. With dignity and discipline ...

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Bono’s Wisdom

Bono’s Wisdom

On February 6, 2006 Bono gave a speech at a presidential breakfast. He boldly proclaimed in front of the world’s most influential leaders that poverty was not an issue of charity but one of justice. They are words, among many others, which have changed the way I see the world, the way I see the poor and the way I see myself in relation to the two. So after I graduated college, I set out into the w...

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