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             Memories made volunteering with IESC
             last a lifetime. That's why after former
             volunteer Rudy Jansa passed away, his 
             wife made a generous donation in his
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  Powered by Chocolate, Women      
  Drive Community Change


 The smell of chocolate in the air is heady, 
 even a bit distracting as I sit down to talk
 with about 10 women...  
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 When Women Help Women,  Entrepreneurs Thrive 


 Women in West African cultures—some of  which are historically matrilineal—hold  positions  of respect and strength.
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IESC, Big Bird, and the National Defense

Remembering IESC employee Ward Chamberlin, Jr. Read more . . . 

IESC Volunteer Lynda Swenson Named VEGA Volunteer of the Year 2016

On International Volunteer Day, VEGA recognized Lynda Swenson for her extensive history of volunteering, which includes over 50 volunteer assignments in the last 10 years. Read more . . . 

ABADE Organizes Expo to Increase Sales of Afghan Products 

On October 18, ABADE hosted an exhibition in Mazar-e-Sharif aimed at increasing sales of Afghan products. Read more . . . 



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