How One Year Turned Into Three

How One Year Turned Into Three

On July 31st 2017 I said goodbye to friends and family as I prepared to leave for a county halfway around the world. I thought, “No worries everyone, I will only be gone for a year! A year will go by quickly, I will work hard, learn as much as I can about a new...
New Perspectives | A Mother’s Heart

New Perspectives | A Mother’s Heart

A mother’s perspective on her daughter moving to Zambia and joining the Special Hope Network team! My name is Melissa Svymbersky. I live in Champaign IL, and my daughter Lauren has been the Director of Education at SHN for almost 4 years. I have...
New grant from Open:IDEO!

New grant from Open:IDEO!

We are very excited to announce that we are one of the winners of the Disability and Inclusion Challenge for organizations doing unique work with children around the world who have disabilities. We found out yesterday after a few months of different rounds of...