Dare to Care - April 28th 2023

Addressing Climate Change: Warming Seas

This month, global sea surface temperature hit a record high. Never has it warmed this much, this quickly. Adding to concern is the expected El Niño weather phenomenon.

Read the BBC article here.

UNEP offers ten ways you can help fight the climate crisis.

Dismantling Racism: State of Black America Report 2023

On April 18, the National Urban League released its State of Black America report for 2023 entitled “Democracy in Peril: Confronting the Threat Within.” Included, for the first time, is a special section, “A climate in crisis.” Click here to read the full report. It examines rising extremism and how it results in dangerous and misguided public policy, and the threat that it poses to our safety, our way of life, and our Democracy.

Sustainable Development in Haiti: Coaching

Coaching is key for success in the Beyond Borders’ Family Graduation Program. A family that was isolated can count on at least one visit every week from a coach who sits with the household head to provide support, monitor progress and brainstorm opportunities.

At training sessions, heads of households connect with peers who are on the same path to a brighter future. More than 95% of families graduate and escape extreme poverty for good! This is one of the Beyond Borders programs supported by the Atlantic-Midwest Province.

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