Ella’s Story:  Meeting Yusta, another teenager

Ella’s Story: Meeting Yusta, another teenager

I felt the sun blazing through the one window of the classroom. Sweat ran down my arms and legs, onto the dirt floor. This was even hotter than our August classrooms in the United States. In Tanzania, the heat lasts all year. For me, it would take some getting used...
Word to the Wise: Empowering Teens

Word to the Wise: Empowering Teens

You can be a very important influence in the lives of your grandchildren and/or other young people. You can help create a system of support that enables them to have the power to decide if, when, and under what circumstances to get pregnant and have a child. So often...
Grandma Belle’s Story

Grandma Belle’s Story

​GRR! Kansas organizer, Pam Richardson, shares her grandmother’s story. My grandmother was born in 1893. She had a baby the first year of her marriage and then, immediately got pregnant again. She told me that they could not provide for another child at the...