This is how big one Syrian refuge camp is in Jordan. The UN says this is the worst humanitarian crisis since Rwanda.
98 year old dobri dobrev, a man who lost his hearing in the second world war, walks 10 kilometers from his village in his homemade clothes and leather shoes to the city of sofia, where he spends the day begging for money.
though a well known fixture around several of the city’s churches, known for his prostrations of thanks to all donors, it was only recently discovered that he has donated every penny he has collected — over 40,000 euros — towards the restoration of decaying bulgarian monasteries and churches and the utility bills of orphanages, living instead off his monthly state pension of 80 euros.
After working in a homeless shelter for a month now - I needed a story like this. Amazing!
I have been given the amazing opportunity to guest blog on http://www.1000shillings.com/blog/ ! Go check it out!
Cycling through Grand Teton National Park [postcard]: http://bit.ly/133eO2C
Phew. Hard not to fall in love with the Tetons.
Have you sent a Mercy Corps eValentine yet? Go ahead, spread that love around!
Love, goats and Mercy Corps
Happy Valentines Day!
Happy Thursday from Fast Company!
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Happiest photo on the internet??
Sierra Gladfelter shares all you need to know to trek the Manaslu Circuit in Nepal: http://bit.ly/W1FhGe
A Poon Hill sunrise on the Annapurna Circuit, Nepal.
Oh man, this hike was amazing!