There is considerable debate among aid organizations regarding what to do with the estimated 35,000 people living in refugee camps in Kabul. They are victims of what one author described as a “pitiless Catch-22 policy” established by international humanitarian aid providers” (click HERE for New York Times article). The World Food program stopped providing food to Read more
One of our TIE volunteers, Marie, has won a PTA Reflections award for the video she made for the Afghan children in our programs. In case you missed it:
Michelle Toy and Brent Cannon of NBC interview Budd about the work of Trust in Education in spring of 2008. Though several years old, this Emmy-nominated video does a great job of showing why the work of Trust in Education is so important .
BREAKING NEWS! Watch NBC’s “Bay Area” tonight! Brent Cannon has invited Budd to speak on his show tonight. NBC regularly provides reports on our progress, our successes and our setbacks. Thank you, NBC and Brent, for recognizing that reconstruction is for the long haul and we all have to be involved. Watch NBC’s “Bay Area Read more
Thanks to the East Bay Monthly for featuring Budd and Trust in Education in its June edition! Emily Wilson’s article, “From Lafayette to Afghanistan: One local man’s quest to help a war-torn country” , gives the big picture on Trust in Education. Budd often asks groups “What are you going to do with the rest Read more