Category Archives: The Kids of MAD!

A breakdown of what is happening with each child

Math is actually fun!

Day 3 we all woke up feeling refreshed after a good night’s sleep. A few of us enjoyed a cup of the delicious coffee on the front porch while watching a light rain come down. We then had toast, porridge … Continue reading

Posted in MAD & SFDC Volunteering, The Kids of MAD! | Leave a comment

We made it to Moshi, Tanzania!!!

After many hours of travel, we were greeted with big smiles, bottles of water and beautiful single roses. It was such a warm welcome from Paul (our driver) and some of the MAD students.     Warm welcome from the … Continue reading

Posted in MAD & SFDC Volunteering, The Kids of MAD! | Leave a comment

The Road Less Traveled; Poor African Village to Duke University

It’s not often that I experience pride. In fact, I’m not even sure I really knew what it was to be proud of myself or something I’ve been a part of until just a few months ago. First I became … Continue reading

Posted in The Kids of MAD!, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

They Touched My Heart

For years an African safari was a strong goal of mine. Last May I finally took the steps to make it a reality by booking a safari in Tanzania, joined by a friend. Little did I know what an impact … Continue reading

Posted in MAD & SFDC Volunteering, The Kids of MAD!, Uncategorized | 1 Comment