It’s 1:20am and my laptop tells me I have only 31% battery left until it quells over from alkaline starvation. So the race to cover over three month’s worth of ground begins.
Let’s start with the basics: I have been volunteering at an orphanage/ school in Arusha, Tanzania. In the morning I teach math and English; in the afternoon I spend time with the kids.
Many of them face challenges blotched by ugly numbers:
– Many are Nearly 1 million kids in Tanzania are orphaned by families affected by HIV
– Kids in the slums of Arusha live on less than $1 a day
Many of the kids are a part of these statistics but none are consumed by them. They all have different stories but one commonality ties them together: resilience.