Reliable access to electricity is a huge part of reducing extreme poverty. 68% of sub-Saharan Africa has no electricity at all. We can change that.
Thanks to you, we’re donating $650 to WOMEN AT RISK. This donation will directly help Ethiopian women who are working to rebuild their lives.
A year ago, my co-author Christine Koh and I traveled to Ethiopia with the ONE Campaign. The trip came just a few weeks after we turned in the manuscript for Minimalist Parenting. The timing coupled with the intensity of co-authoring a book linked the experiences for us in a powerful way. On the anniversary of our […]
Mother’s Day is almost here, and I’d like to give you a present. I know you’re not my mother, but you are the reason I do what I do here every day and I am so grateful for that.
These gorgeous FashionABLE scarves are available exclusively in the ONE shop, ready for gifting. 100% of the purchase price supports the Ethiopian women who made them.
I’m in Washington, DC with the ONE Campaign and ONEMoms visiting members of Congress. Amazingly (to me, anyway) we’re here sharing stories with our Senators and Representatives about our time in Ethiopia.
I still have so much to say about my time in Ethiopia with The ONE Campaign. I've been turning it over in my mind, trying to find the proper words, the proper delivery method, the proper message. I now know there is no "proper." There is only the story, and the people, and the great […]
Today, I’m unpacking, going grocery shopping, cooking dinner. And I’m trying to sort through the images and thoughts and experiences from my time in Ethiopia with ONEMoms.
How can you possibly sum this photo up? Photo credit: ONE/Karen Walrond Before you can be happy, you have to be healthy. It sounds like a platitude you’d read in Chicken Soup for the Afflicted Soul, but I’m seeing it in the most literal way here in Ethiopia. Health — I’m talking basic health, the kind […]
My respect for educators took another leap when we visited two schools in the village of Mojo, Ethiopia with ONEMoms.