Category for all blog posts related to #MyMama campaign

#MyMama in Guatemala: “Loving, Affectionate, and Special”

In honor of Mother’s Day and our #MyMama campaign, we reached out to our beneficiaries, asking them for stories of empowered mamas that are leading positive change in their communities. We received one story from the Western Highlands of Guatemala that we hope inspires you as much as it inspires us. When we asked Heidy [...]

The Meaning of Our Mamas

“Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.” — Stevie Wonder There are countless reasons why being a mama is important. Reasons for the woman, the family, and the community. Ask any child, husband, sister, [...]

By | 2017-01-08T14:08:45+00:00 April 18th, 2015|Empowering Women, MyMama|

What is #MyMama All About?

#MyMama is an inspiration.  #MyMama makes the world a better place.  #MyMama is a force for change.   #MyMama encourages me to care no matter what.  #MyMama is LOVE. We can all agree that mamas are special. They’re nurturers, teachers, comforters, and leaders–often all at once. We see this everyday in our work and are constantly [...]

By | 2017-11-17T15:22:44+00:00 April 10th, 2015|Empowering Women, Hardship, MyMama|