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Video: Meet Ice, my new little friend from Thailand

Video: Meet Ice, my new little friend from Thailand

Ice is only 3 years old. She has her entire life ahead of her, and soon she’ll be dreaming about what she wants to be when she grows up. When I first met Ice in Thailand and looked into her smiling face, I smiled, too. She is absolutely adorable, and she will...
Video: How a preschool is rescuing girls from the sex industry

Video: How a preschool is rescuing girls from the sex industry

This past week, I was traveling in one of my favorite places — Thailand. While I was there, I met little girls who have big dreams about what they want to be when they grow up. They want to be teachers, bakers, business owners, and nurses.But I also met women whose...
On International Children’s Day, let a child simply be a child

On International Children’s Day, let a child simply be a child

When Mehak grows up, she wants to be a doctor. She wants to get an education and use what she learns to help save lives. It’s a noble dream, but it’s one that Mehak will not be able to pursue. You see, Mehak lives in a community where little girls are not encouraged...
A place to call home

A place to call home

For most of 9-year-old Lawan’s life, she’s had nowhere to really call home. She was born in an impoverished, rural village in Thailand to a mother who was only 14. Her teenage mom did everything she could to take care of Lawan (whose name we’ve changed for privacy),...
Letting a kid be a kid

Letting a kid be a kid

Most 8-year-old boys love to wrestle, explore, and learn new and exciting facts.But Enock didn’t want to do any of those fun things. He didn’t want to run — he could barely stand on his own because his joints were so swollen and painful.He didn’t feel like going...
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