Four Stories from Tuesday at Roche

by Dr. Esther Kawira Abdominal Pain “My abdomen hurts”. This is a very common initial complaint. I responded by asking my common first question to young women of child bearing age. “Are you pregnant?” “Yes”, she responded. She was from Musoma, the district headquarters several hours away, but had come to Roche to attend a … Continue reading

Fox 19: Walk in My Shoes Event Preview

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) – On Thursday, May 19, 2011, Students from Wyoming High School and Finneytown High School will participate in A WALK IN MY SHOES CHALLENGE.  This fundraiser will support the work of Village Life Outreach Project, Inc and The Freestore Food Bank. The simulation of an Tanzanian student’s long walk to school, which … Continue reading

Soapbox Cincinnati: Lessons Transcend Language in Village Life Outreach Project

Emily Roush was worried. As a graduate student in the University of Cincinnati’s architecture program, she had the chance to work on one of two projects over the course of her second and final year of study. One of the options involved staying in Cincinnati. The other had the potential, the slimmest hope, that she … Continue reading