About two weeks ago, I wrote a piece about helping my students become heroes. The response to this post has been quite overwhelming and amazing. My heart is full of joy, gratitude, and HOPE – because you have all proven that it DOES take a village to raise these children.
Here are some photos of the kids spreading Shoebox Love:
While I scanned the room, some kids would look up and grin at me. They smiled with such pride and excitement over their letters and decorations.
These boxes don’t just carry messages of hope and love for the typhoon survivors. They’ve become symbols of hope and inspiration for many of my kids – that what THEY do CAN make a difference in other people’s lives. I believe that being able to help others can be very empowering. Not only does it give them the courage to dream bigger for…
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