On The Ground. About The Cause On The Ground In Our Community Events 2016 – What a year! January 31st, 2017 With all of the divisive and hurtful rhetoric in the U.S. in 2016, one thing became very clear to all of us at KCA – without a community of compassionate... Read more. Granny/‘Gogo’ Power: A Movement Powered by Love August 17th, 2016 Image courtesy of Alexis MacDonald for The Stephen Lewis Foundation We know that investing in women produces the most positive and long-lasting outcomes for global communities. From initiatives investing in... Read more. We’re half way there June 22nd, 2016 It’s only natural to go dormant in the cold seasons, but the first half of 2016 has been busier than ever. Luckily, the warm weather is finally upon us and... Read more. Angels in India, Too! October 27th, 2015 The Sahara Aalhad Care Home is located in Pune, a 30-minute flight from Mumbai. And Sonu, my good friend who lives in India, and I traveled there for the... Read more. An Unexpected Journey February 25th, 2015 Living in Johannesburg, South Africa, has always had its ups and downs. The main ‘up’ is the people of this city. They are friendly, warm and often inviting. However, the... Read more. Angels in Africa at Blue Roof Wellness Center June 11th, 2014 I’m in Durban, South Africa, now to see two more programs funded by Keep a Child Alive. And today I visited the Blue Roof Wellness Center. This facility is very... Read more. Bears to the Rescue June 4th, 2014 Another program funded by Keep a Child Alive is Operation Bobbi Bear. And while the adorable stuffed bear serves as a mascot, it’s also a tool. The primary mission at... Read more. Building Again, Destination: Malawi May 27th, 2014 Yes, I’m headed to another Habitat for Humanity ‘build’, my ninth! This time the location is Malawi, East Africa. But I stopped first in Johannesburg South Africa, in part to... Read more. Smart & Responsible Teens April 17th, 2014 Earlier this year, Tayla Colton, KCA’s Senior Director of Programs, and I spent time with the staff and clients at the Family Care Clinic (FCC), a pediatric HIV center located... Read more.