Archive for July, 2011
Thursday, July 28th, 2011
While I’m on hiatus this summer I’m reposting interesting posts that readers may have missed before.
Microfinance is growing in popularity both among donors and the aid world. If you’re uncertain about how microfinance works or what are
Monday, July 25th, 2011
This week’s guest post is by Eric Hartman. Hartman is working on a book titled, Building a Better World: The Pedagogy and Practice of Global Service-Learning (with Kiely, R., Friedrichs, J., and Boettcher, C.). In the past several years he…
Thursday, July 21st, 2011
I’m on “sabbatical” until early October, while I’m away I’m reposting previous articles that readers may have missed.
While most donors might not be familiar with the term Microfinance, they probably use a type of microfinance
Thursday, July 14th, 2011
While I’m on “sabbatical” I’m reposting some previous posts that readers may have missed the first time.
Craving beef I stopped by a McDonald’s in Indonesia looking for a hamburger. I was surprised to find the menu
Monday, July 11th, 2011
This is a guest post by Jason Friesen, NREMT-P. Jason is a paramedic currently living in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, where he works forProject HOPE developing a community-based prehospital emergency care program. Before working for Project HOPE, Jason founded Trek Medics International, a non-profit…
Thursday, July 7th, 2011
While I’m on “sabbatical” I’m reposting previous articles that readers may have missed.
From the Kenyan newspaper the Daily Nation:
Monday, July 4th, 2011
This is a guest post written by Chrystal Hayling. Crystal writes about and consults with NGOs and social enterprises. She has 20+ years experience in the social sector, most recently as former president and CEO of the Blue Shield of California…