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About gomadnowvolunteer

Make a Difference (MAD). An organization which provides quality educational opportunities to vulnerable children. #volunteer #scholarships #orphans #Africa http://www.GoMADNow.org

Machu Picchu 2018 Trip Leader Story: Emilee Struss

“It started as a phone call, strictly for work, that turned into something…big.” – Emilee Struss Emilee is a youth programs coordinator and writer that lives in Hailey, ID. She discovered Make A Difference (MAD) while researching nonprofits for a … Continue reading

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This is Neema

This is Neema. Her story has taken a bit longer to write. Not because I wasn’t interested in writing it, but because I didn’t know how to properly describe her and my experience with her. Neema is from the Kitiwo … Continue reading

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This is Subirah.

Subirah is twenty-one years old and was raised by her grandmother in Moshi Town, Tanzania. She remembers staying at the orphanage for 9 years. Subirah’s dreams, like all the other MAD students, is to use her education to give back. … Continue reading

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This is Pina.

This is Pina.  The lovely Pina. She was born in the Rombo-mashati village. Some women are born with a mother’s heart. Pina is one of those women. She has been creating a home of the MAD guesthouse for 9 years … Continue reading

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This is Janeth.

This is Janeth.  Janeth grew up near Kenya in the Kikelelwa village, where she attended school. She comes from a family of ten; four girls, four boys and her parents.  Janeth holds a very important position with Make A Difference; … Continue reading

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This is Revo.

This is Revo.  Revo is twenty-four years old and a student who has been helped by Make A Difference (MAD) Now. The proof of MAD’s success lies within the life of Revo. He grew up in the Uru-Shimbwe village in … Continue reading

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This is Naomi.

This is Naomi. She is from Australia and this is her second time volunteering with Make A Difference. Naomi is known for her unbelievably fast speech and ability to accomplish tasks. She is a do-er. The eldest of four in her … Continue reading

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