Fadumo Mohamed Hassan (Somalian Mother)


She is extremely poor. She has 7 children and she is stuck in an area of intense fighting in Mogadishu. But she does her best to provide for her family. Via Irinnews

Yohannes Gebregeorgis (Ethiopian Librarian)


He came to the US as a refugee but he went back to his homeland. He felt he had to do something to raise the level of literacy among Ethiopian children. Via Tadias.com Video via Youtube/VOA

Esihle (South African orphan)


Sometimes I don’t want to honor someone for what they did but for what we could do for them. A very touching story from Martin Fletcher. Via msnbc.msn.com