California Strawberry Festival, Education, Foster aftercare, NLPOA, Rebozo Festival, Social Justice

Shawls, Strawberries, and Social Justice

This weekend is going to be busy-in a good way. Two famous Ventura County festivals are held this Saturday and Sunday. I'll attend both of them since I've had a long association with the non-profit groups, but even if I didn't have that association I'd still attend because both contribute all profits to social justice… Continue reading Shawls, Strawberries, and Social Justice

Chingona, Diary of a Pakistan Girl, Education, Education for girls, Girls Plus Education Equals, Literacy, Malala, Taliban

How One Girl’s Blog Impacted the World

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."- Nelson MandelaBy now you have heard or read the news stories about 14 year old Malala Yousufzai. On October 9, 2012 gunmen stopped a van carrying Malala and her classmates as they returned from school in the Swat Valley, Pakistan. Gunmen jumped inside… Continue reading How One Girl’s Blog Impacted the World