Ria, The Winning Batik Designer From Pepe Village

With joy on her face, Ria, a fifth grader and a participant of Tangan Pengharapan skill training program, walked toward the podium to receive an award as a winning Batik designer for elementary in Kedung Jati sub district, eliminating other participants from 50 elementary schools. The contest was held last month. Participants had to make a design on a piece of

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YTP Mobile Clinic

Preventable and treatable diseases present an enormous health brunt for communities in NTT. Diseases that have largely been eradicated still have immeasurable impacts on populations living in extreme poverty. The primary mission of the Mobile Clinic is to deliver basic primary healthcare to people living in rural areas in NTT that have little or no access to

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Malaria Attacks My Nerve System

Arriving at Weeboro village, Children were running to welcome us. Greeting them and shaking their hands, we eventually noticed a little girl sitting at the corner of a traditional house. She was glancing at us from a distance. We then asked a lady to call her. She was Jeni Baragole and she was only 9. Jeni, then, came to us accompanied by her mother, Magi Diala. It

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Street Children Outreach in east Sumba

It was hot afternoon. On our way to a traditional market, we stopped by a grocery store to buy daily needs. Suddenly a boy with ragged clothes came. We could see he was in a hurry. He put dirty plastics he we carrying in front of the store, and other kids guarded it for him. “Sir, I need a pack of noodle,” he said, offering a piece of paper money of 2000 rupiah

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