African Proverbs with Simon Okelo

“To get lost is to learn the way.” ~ African Proverb I loved trying new ways to get home when I was a child. It was joy because I got to take in the sights and learn my way by using landmarks. Funny thing is that I taught my children to use landmarks as well….

Rotary Calcutta Metro City and Eastern India Rotary Welfare Trust distributed relief materials to the remote villages in the Gosaba area of Sundarbans with Abhijit Ganguly

Rotary Calcutta Metro City and Eastern India Rotary Welfare Trust distributed relief materials to the remote villages in the Gosaba area of Sundarbans. Noted social and environmental worker Anil Mistry of the Bally Nature & Wildlife Conservation Society coordinated the relief distribution program benefitting over 7000 residents of villages in the area. Several utility and…

African Proverbs with Simon Okelo

“Parents give birth to the body of their children, but not always to their characters” ~ African Proverb As a parent, there were a few things that came to the surface when I read this proverb. When birthing something new we do not know how it will react to the world or how the world…

African Proverbs with Simon Okelo

“It is the grass that suffers when elephants fight.” ~ Kenyan Proverb You are powerful! This Kenyan proverb was a reminder of the power we have and how that power affects every place that we tread. While elephants may not have the ability to be aware of their effects on the grass, as humans we…