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Anise made it

September 10, 2013

Our #SchoolsNotSlavery challenge grant begins with you. 16-year-old Anise, here with her mother, was at risk of entering a life of servitude before entering Beyond Borders' Accelerated Education program. The program allowed her to catch up to her classmates then enrollRead More »

VIDEO: Schools Not Slavery

August 30, 2013

Double your power to free a child in slavery! All across America, young children are sharpening their pencils, cracking open fresh new notebooks, and heading back to school. But in rural communities throughout Haiti, something very different is happening. ChildrenRead More »

MLK’s Dream in Haiti

August 28, 2013

As our nation marks the 50th anniversary of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, we wanted to reflect on what the dream looks like in Haiti. To be sure, the dream that Dr. King articulatedRead More »

Tonight, 222 Years Ago: Slavery Then & Now

August 22, 2013

Alina "Tibebe" Cajuste and Helia LaJeunesse are friends and two of our many leaders working with our Adult Survivors Network to end child slavery once and for all in Haiti. by Kendra Davis People in Haiti often talk of the Haitian Revolution withRead More »

From 9 to 25, Youth Changemakers of All Ages

August 12, 2013

In celebration of International Youth Day, we’ve compiled a list of youth changemakers hailing from theBeyond Borders, Haitian, and global communities. Whether their contributions to a better world came yesterday, are here today, or will come tomorrow, we thank them forRead More »