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More news coverage!

Another nice little post promoting Erin’s run across The Gambia. Check it out here

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The Meaning of “Support”

Ashley here! So I was thinking yesterday about what it really means to be Erin’s personal medical support staff. Most people would think that it would be making sure Erin does not get sick and die. Good thought. But, as a … Continue reading

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Hug Trees, Not Toilets!

Being Erin’s travel companion to Gambia in 2007, I already know all too well what can happen to a young healthy woman when travelling throughout a country far from home… On our last adventure, Erin became very ill with Typhoid Fever, … Continue reading

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I’m going even if I have to quit my job!

Ashley here: The news is in! I do NOT have to quit my job! I have officially been granted an unpaid leave of abscence for the month of July to be Erin’s medical staff for Love4Gambia. When Erin asked me … Continue reading

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Sweetest Song.

Tomorrow I am meeting with my high school’s global involvement youth committee, called PA ACTS,  to talk about Love4Gambia.  I’ve been putting some of my photos and videos together from my summer in The Gambia.  This sweet video, featuring our youngest … Continue reading

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NSGA Summer School, 2007

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Love4Gambia begins!

This July, I will be running all the way across a country in Africa to keep kids alive through HIV education.  Let me tell you more about this and how you can be a part of this unique campaign. Three … Continue reading

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