11 June, 2018CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS | VOCATIONAL SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS
Education changes everything
We all know that true beauty is what lies below the surface of us all. But, lets face it, some people appear doubly blessed - both inside and out. Last week, our program manager (Carrie) and I had the pleasure of meeting this girl, along with multiple others from various locations of our Asia based Vocational School Scholarship program.
1 June, 2018CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS | SENG GIRLS VOCATIONAL TRAINING SCHOOL (SGVTS)
The chefs at SGVTS are like magicians!
The two chefs are like food magicians. They change the raw ingredients into the tastiest meals with rich flavors. We have two dishes each day for lunch. Each week we enjoy green pepper fry meat, fried potatoes, fried meat, fried cabbage, fried garlic bolt, fried eggs with tomato.
21 May, 2018CHINA | END POVERTY | VILLAGE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
Li's new voice empowering other local women
Li Zhenhuan is a typical rural woman, living a simple life, working hard, rarely speaking and rarely attending community activities. But that was the old Li. We'd like to introduce the new Li.
14 May, 2018CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS | PROJECT EDEN
Nearing the end of an incredible journey - Project Eden
Over the past 9 years, 21 girls have called Eden home. These girls came from families who were too poor to give these girls the opportunity for a good education which would give them a bright future. During their time at Eden, each of these 21 girls were nurtured with love, care, kindness and mentoring from all the teachers,...
20 April, 2018CHINA | END POVERTY | LEAN, MEAN, VEGGIE MACHINES
2018 Greenhouse Construction Program - let the fun begin!
With the long Qinghai winter coming to an end, so starts the beginning of what will be a very active greenhouse construction summer for Captivating and our local charity partner, Shamtse. As we write this, 141 families (mostly single mother households) are waiting in great expectation for their Captivating greenhouse to be constructed.