Small Victories in South Africa

Small Victories in South Africa

Celeste Helm set off to South Africa in June 2014 with WorldTeach after retiring and moving to Florida. Finding herself getting a bit restless and yearning for fulfilling work, she journeyed to Masiphumelele to work in a local community center. Celeste reflects below...

Grade 7 Greatness

WorldTeach summer volunteer Britney shares some of her experience in South Africa.   Last week was the start of the holiday break around here, which means we all started working. A few of the volunteers, myself included, are working at a place called the Pink House in...
Guess Who I Met on the Plane?

Guess Who I Met on the Plane?

Danica Shaw, Georgetown/WorldTeach Namibia Volunteer ’94 and WorldTeach Namibia Field Director ’96-’98, also recounts meeting Nelson Mandela on her way to Namibia to begin volunteer service.   I was sitting alone on the plane, having just met all the...