Posts Tagged ‘Togo’

Cicile’s Story

Post a Comment » Written on April 1st, 2011     
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Cicile Ahamogbe stands in front of a room full people. Tears well up in her eyes. “If I cry,” she says, “they are tears of joy. I could stand here forever, and cry and cry and cry tears of joy. …


International Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s Day–a day set aside to celebrate women, but to also be mindful of the unique needs of women around the world.  This year is the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day and a day to …


Mercy Ships: Hope for a better future

1 Comment » Written on September 10th, 2010     
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As a woman who has been privileged to grow up in the United States, I take certain things about my health for granted. Some things just seem like a given. I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to serve with one of …