Maasai Mara

My African Adventure with Artbound, Maasai Warriors and Nelly Furtado

Sara Graham | Posted 11.19.2013 | Canada Impact
Sara Graham

This is where sh*t got medieval. And by this I mean we were building walls old school brick and mortar styles. The guys had to chip away at massive stones in order to make them fit. And then there was the "flicking". The process basically involved throwing mud at the new wall to reinforce the bricks.

Visiting Maasai Mara Changed My Life - And I'm Not Even The Camping Type

Sara Graham | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Impact
Sara Graham

In 2010, I joined Artbound, a nonprofit volunteer organization committed to championing the power that an arts education has on creating sustainable change. Our first 80s-themed fundraising event was an incredible success and raised $150k in order for Free The Children to build an arts centre at their Kisaruni High School for Girls. This would be the first of its kind in East Africa.

VIDEO: Our Me-to-We Christmas in Kenya

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

As the harsh reality of the post-holiday season sets in, we're still daydreaming about our Christmas in Kenya. We rang in the New Year with 170 of our closest friends and family -- our Free The Children staff. We all left our hearts in the Mara, so we thought we'd give you a little taste of our volunteer adventure right here.