Imagine having to look your child in the eye, as blood flows down their face from the sickness of Malaria, trying to tell them that everything is going to be ok, when you know in reality that a $3 medication, which will save their life, is inaccessible because you have no resources.
Amazingly, through programs like the Millennium Villages this reality is slowly fading away. The power of love has taken a simple idea and connected it throughout hundreds of villages across the continent of Africa.
Debates will continue, arguments will always exist, the simple truth comes down to the fact that if even one single human soul is given the chance to rise above the unacceptable fate of extreme poverty then this pursuit of life, truth, and hope is worth every ounce of energy. This is the story of us all and the joy, redemption, love, sacrifice, heartache, and incredible spirit, which defines our existence.