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Monthly Archive for January, 2011

Meet RC, our newest volunteer story contributor!  RC participated on a Play it Forward Adventure to Nepal where not only did they trek in the Himalayas but they also built a sewing center for trafficked women. Sewing center before completion. RC told us that , “It wasn’t until after I retired from the postal service […]






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Global Service Trip to Argentina

The Foundation for Sustainable Development has an upcoming Global Service Trip to La Plata, Argentina that will support the efforts of Fundación Soltrali, a community-based organization that strives to expand human rights for women and at-risk youth in Argentina’s most marginalized communities. GST participants will support local staff and volunteers in their efforts to expand […]






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We want to hear from you!

Our goal is to raise awareness about the issues women and girls face and ultimately inspire individuals to get involved.  We want to assure that www.stirringthefire.org does indeed serve as a useful and effective resource for students and volunteers. Will you please take a moment to fill out this survey???  We are eager to make […]






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