black woman

My Experience as a Black Woman Volunteering Abroad

I consider myself a global citizen, a human before anything else. My travels reflect my passion and desire to immerse in a community and culture different from my own.   I am a black woman. Yes, with light-skin. But, my hair and skin color causes confusion with most locals because they simply do not know […]

The Time is NOW: Volunteer for Women Empowerment

In 1994, the UN published a report stating that the empowerment and autonomy of women, apart from being an important end in itself, is essential for the achievement of sustainable development. As we are heading closer to 2020, gender equality remains a substantial worldwide issue and a key factor in numerous local and global concerns. […]