A Personal Journey of Global Responsibility by Naama, Israel

Even as a small child, I was always drawn to the pictures of people in dire need of help. I wished to be involved and to provide any sort of contribution to these individuals. While I never thought I could save the world, I wanted to do everything in my power to make life easier … Continue reading A Personal Journey of Global Responsibility by Naama, Israel

BIRTH OF A SOLO TRAVELER by Millicent Kaimenyi, Kenya

Mombasa is a city in the coast of Kenya. A city known for its beaches and warm weather that attract both international and domestic tourists. For most Kenyans, they know that Mombasa is the ultimate vacation destination. The town is quite peaceful and orderly unlike the main city of Nairobi. One feature that stands out … Continue reading BIRTH OF A SOLO TRAVELER by Millicent Kaimenyi, Kenya

The day I became a man by Denis Woniala, Uganda

As the saying goes “east or west, home is the best.” In 2010, I had to travel back home from a vacation from Kenya. I was 18 years old at the time and had just finished my senior year.  During this time, back in my village it was a circumcision season in my tribe, Bagisu, … Continue reading The day I became a man by Denis Woniala, Uganda

I’m not my complexion by Samantha, Kenya

Today I logged into a popular photo sharing app, as I was scrolling down my feed I came across a photo that I really liked. I proceeded to clicking on the persons' page and the first thing my eyes met turned my amusement into disappointment; 'Only light skins allowed, No dark skins.' was written in … Continue reading I’m not my complexion by Samantha, Kenya