Carry Water, Change the World

I was in Haiti for Levo this past month.  While there, I reflected a lot on the Eastern wisdom that teaches before enlightenment, chop wood and carry water; after enlightenment, chop wood and carry water.  In Haiti, this is not a metaphor.  It is life. 

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Bill Heiden
Hope After the Global Engagement Summit

Like many Americans, I often feel uncontrollable dread. The news echoes the political rhetoric of fear and hopelessness. Climate change, poverty, and violence constantly loom over us. Worry for the future keeps me up many nights. This past week, at the Global Engagement Summit (GES), for the first time in a long time, those worries faded away. Today, I am filled with hope.

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2019Eric Melanson
An Eventful and Successful Trip

Levo President, Bill Heiden, just returned from Haiti after two plus weeks.  Within a couple hours after landing in Port Au Prince with a team of primarily high school students, civil unrest broke out in the capital city over the dramatic increase in fuel costs.

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2018Eric Melanson