Tag: charities

  • Why Orphanages Are Part of the Problem, Not the Solution
    Why Orphanages Are Part of the Problem, Not the Solution

    Are orphanages necessarily the best answer to care and provide for children without parents? Human rights lawyer Wanchi Tang provides a deeper understanding of the complex issue of ‘institutionalizing’ children. By Wanchi Tang   For ages, well-intending people have been volunteering for and/or donating to orphanages in order to help out those in need. However, […]

  • Bringing Book Fun to Rural Thailand: Always Reading Caravan
    Bringing Book Fun to Rural Thailand: Always Reading Caravan

    Always Reading Caravan is a unique nonprofit that brings books, fun, and hope to rural communities in Northern Thailand. Written by Ema Naito-Bhakdi / Photos courtesy of Always Reading Caravan   If you’re looking for an unlikely and inspiring combination, how about a mobile library for children and adults both with and without disabilities in […]