Stories.  On The Ground.

Check out some of the adventures of our volunteers below!  Simply click on a post to read the whole story.  Want more?  Check out photos here, about the writers here – or consider making a donation here!

“Once, there was a girl who wanted to change the world & at first, she thought it'd be easy, because if everyone could see how beautiful it'd be, it'd take about a minute, but all the people she talked to were too busy to stop...

My first few days at the Russ Foundation campus were emotional to say the least. I moved into the house where my aunt used to stay and saw reminders of her everywhere - finding her clothes, seeing her handwriting on little labels around the house,...

I laughed and shook my head as I asked myself that question aloud. It was my first night in India and I was eating dinner by candlelight, not by choice but because the electricity was out – my first of many power cuts which are...

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