Caring Globally

Periodically WOW sponsors for the community, programs by local people who have travelled abroad and worked for change. We are proud to showcase these important volunteers. Please join us on Oct 24th, 2011 for our next presentation, “Syria, the Trip that Opened my Eyes” with Julia Child. Admission is free and open to the public.

Syria Presentation -Oct 24, 2011

Megan Quinn Mueller and Becky Austin shared their experiences with a gathering at the Congre-gational Church in Vergennes.

 

Megan had lived and worked in Zambia,  Africa helping orphans of the AIDS epidemic. Becky had travelled to Nicaragua and worked with women through Compas de Nicaragua, (Friends of Nicaragua), who were trying to start their own businesses and build a life for their families outside of the extreme poverty in which they found themselves.

David White and Barb Parton, presenters from the Caring Globally 2008 series regarding their work assisting in alieviation of the AIDS Pandemic in Uganda