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July 2013

11 Year Old Nada Al-Ahdal Escapes Forced Marriage

A wildly articulate and passionate Yemeni girl named Nada Al-Ahdal tells the tale of her escape from a forced marriage at the age of just 11 years old. She sends a powerful message to this who would strip the rights and dreams of a child. There are many fantastic NGO’s working on this issue today. Get involved with one today. If you are not sure which one to choose, contact us at and we would be glad to help you.

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Never Underestimate The Power Of One

A little over 30 years ago, a teenager named Jadav “Molai” Payeng began burying seeds along a barren sandbar near his birthplace in northern India’s Assam region to grow a refuge for wildlife. Not long after, he decided to dedicate his life to this endeavor, so he moved to the site where he could work full-time creating a lush new forest ecosystem. Incredibly, the spot today hosts a sprawling 1,360 acre of jungle that Payeng planted single-handedly.

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