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Aerobics First Sneaker Auction for GO Gambia!

Global Outreach (GO program) is a school twinning program hosted by Run For Life, a Canadian based not-for-profit running organization.  The program links schools in Canada with schools in the developing world.  The overseas school communicates to the Canadian school through … Continue reading

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A Love Song for Running

This week, I polled my Facebook folks for blog topic suggestion.  Gina, my longtime friend, Maid of Honor and fellow distance runner’s suggestion was fun: “These are a few of my favorite (running) things.”  So here I present, in no … Continue reading

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Why I am Running

When I was working with youth in The Gambia, they loved to sing this song by African hero Philly Lutaaya.  They sang it everyday. My job as a nurse was to prepare my Gambia students with the HIV knowledge that … 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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