WOW Christmas: Champions in Uganda

WOW Christmas: Champions in Uganda

Last month I had the amazing honour of giving a lecture to a first-year women and gender studies class at Laurier University. I was asked to speak about WOW, who we are, what we do, as well as my roll and how I got involved. The very early 8:30 am class was nearly...
Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

Single mom here! Raising 5 children on my own, while putting myself through university; I was keenly aware of how, though my children attended a “publically funded” school, the extra school fees just about sank us year after year. First there was the $50 registration...
Back to School Blues-Impacting Literacy in Zambia

Back to School Blues-Impacting Literacy in Zambia

My daughter texted me this morning to inform me that she is “changing her classes.” Her new list includes Biology, English, Functions, French, Chemistry, Kinesiology, and Data. She is going into grade 12. She is starting at a new school. It was a huge change for a...