Horse Therapy: The Trouble with Firefly

“When the horses behaved well, it was easy to imagine that our core was solid.  Yet, with just one horse miss-stepping, the entire program was at risk of unraveling.” Leg Up has continued to thrive for the last five years as an opportunity for rescued girls to reach...

Walking With Our Women: Sangeetha

“How awfully fine he looked! A regular landlord with clean linen and swell shoes!  They were no common stuff!  His wife, at all events, knew how to keep the pot boiling” L’Assommoir By Emile Zola I had just come back from a trip to Dubai where Greg and I were...

Looking Back: Who am I helping really?

“Although an act of help done timely, might be small in nature, it is truly larger than the world itself.” ― Thiruvalluvar, Thirukkural (Tamil literature, 3rd century B.C.) Our family had been in Mumbai for a year and I wanted a closer glimpse of the girls Greg and...

Looking Back:Greg’s World

“Looking around at a room of worn-out, high-achieving international development leaders, she said to us, “Transformational leadership begins at home.” No matter what the numbers at work say, we aren’t a success unless our children and spouses are on board with what we...