Honoring Kayla

We painted this mural at our community center for Yazidi survivors in honor of Kayla. It is a way to honor the life the lived, the love she shared, and the compassion she ignited in so many of us. I choose to hold onto the positive memories, the blessings, and the gratitude I feel for … More Honoring Kayla

2017: A Year of Poring the Love both Outward & Inward

2017 was a year of finding the balance between poring my love outward and allowing myself to pore it inward. It was a dance between caring for others and caring for ourselves. We started the year by hosting a New Years celebrations for Serres Camp in Greece. We organized a caravan of aid to Lesvos … More 2017: A Year of Poring the Love both Outward & Inward

My Dreams Come True as We Meet Yazidis in Kurdistan

UPDATE: We have made it to KURDISTAN! Kyle and I have been dreaming of supporting the Yazidis in their homeland for many, many months, and that dream has finally turned into reality. We couldn’t be more grateful to be here in Kurdistan, meeting Yazidi families and witnessing firsthand the harsh conditions they endure. We have … More My Dreams Come True as We Meet Yazidis in Kurdistan

The First Goats!

We drove up to Al Mafraq this morning for our first round of goat distribution. Excitement was oozing from each one of us as it sank in that this goat project was actually happening! We first visited these families in March, and we knew we had to find a way to support them sustainably. We … More The First Goats!