Blog

Universal Children’s Day

November 20, 2016

Today, on Universal Children’s Day, I want to share this short video with you from our colleagues at the Child Labor Coalition. At Beyond Borders we are proud to be members of the Child Labor Coalition and to help lead theRead More »

Six Steps to Lifting Families Out of Extreme Poverty

August 9, 2016

[caption id="attachment_2602" align="alignleft" width="1024"] Beyond Borders' Executive Director David Diggs (center) with staff and families on Lagonav Island who are part of our Schools Not Slavery anti-poverty initiative.[/caption] When rural parents are too poor to feed, clothe and educate theirRead More »

78 Children Freed Thanks to Schools Not Slavery Supporters

July 18, 2016

78 girls and boys were freed from household slavery in the school year that just ended, thanks to the generous support of Schools Not Slavery donors. Because of their care and concern, vulnerable children like Chinosda, an 11-year-old girl from the community of Debalen, areRead More »

“It’s Friday…but Sunday’s comin’.”

March 25, 2016

"It's Friday...but Sunday's comin'." That's the refrain from a famous sermon that is especially appropriate for the Easter season. The Friday in this sermon is Good Friday, the day of Jesus' execution, when hatred seemed to have triumphed over love. The SundayRead More »