In the mountains of Romania, there is an enclave of villages with a staggering 80% unemployment rate. The average child drops out of school in the 5th grade to help his family forage for food. They live in shanties with no running water. They are Roma, often called gypsies, and they are also the victims of harsh discr...more
The mission of Globe Aware is to promote cultural awareness and sustainability. This means learning about and understanding the real beauties and challenges of a culture without trying to change it. To us, promoting sustainability means helping people and communities prosper wit...
Please consider contributing to our joint effort to build restroom facilities and a well for clean drinking water for a village school in the outskirts of Siem Reap. Currently, the school is without such facilities, which makes it difficult for teachers, students, and volunteers who wish to teach English at the school....more
Three-million children die each year from parasitic infections attributable to diarrhea. One way to combat this problem is to replace dirt floors with concrete flooring that can be easily cleaned to prevent the spread of millions of viruses. We are hoping to help as many families as we can in Guatemala improve their li...more