Desiree and Al brought a ton of supplies for the girls to decorate the home this holiday season. It looks like Teresia had a lot of fun making her decorations today!
This past April, Desiree Daniels and Al Sodaro, headed to Kenya to finally meet the girls that they have been supporting for the past four years. Desiree is also an MFFO Board Member. It was an amazing experience for everyone. We are so very excited that they are heading back next week. And trust me, so […]
Hi! My name is Maria Macnamara and I’d like to tell you about my trip to Kenya in January 2010. I went with three Americans who I met for the very first time at Heathrow airport on our layover to Kenya! To date, I’ve spent time volunteering in Brazil, Thailand and in September 2009, Ethiopia. […]
You may have heard me talk about an organization I am passionate about in my local neighborhood, The Miami Shores Heidi Hewes Chapter of the Woman’s Cancer Association of The University of Miami.Â Yes the name is long, but we refer to it as “Heidi Hewes Chapter of the WCA” locally.Â I’ve been involved with […]
Earlier this week I listened as Jeff Turner interviewed Shelley Seale, author of The Weight of Silence: The Invisible Children of India.Â I was following their conversation while I worked and know that I missed a lot, but Shelley mentioned “volunteer vacations” and the phrase really stuck in my mind. I looked around a little […]