The Cellist Of Sarajevo

The year was 1992. The former Yugoslavia had erupted in ethnic strife and beautiful Sarajevo, with its rich theatre and art traditions, had transformed into Europe’s “capital of hell”. At 4 pm on May 27, as a long queue waited patiently for bread in front of one of the last functional bakeries in the city,... Continue Reading →

Building an Organization to Transform Lives

More than 30 years ago in Morocco, Don Schoendorfer and his wife Laurie saw a disabled woman dragging herself across the road, almost like a snake, using her fingernails to pull herself along. Schoendorfer remembers the disdain of the street beggars: The handicapped were considered even lower on the food chain than they were. The... Continue Reading →

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