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Stepping out of the Shire

By Faith on May 28, 2015 Track: Youth Development Region: Middle East

One fine day (as all good stories should start), I was pondering to next several months of support raising. As I listened to the GoCorps staff explain the next stage of the journey, I couldn't help but feel a bit like a hobbit (maybe Samwise) stepping into territory I had never walked into before. I had this profound sense that as soon as I moved forward on this journey, I would not come back the same. It would be easy for me to focus on the task of support raising: of doing everthing I can to make sure everything goes as planned and make sure I am fully funded in as little time as possible.... Read more