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Bon Voyage!!

August 2, 2012

“INDIA BOUND! First, 24 hours in London. Then Mumbai…Delhi….Calcutta…Chandigarh…It’s going to be a busy month!” The leaders of Effect International are leaving the San Francisco office to work in India for a whole month! All month long, we will keep you posted with stories of their adventures and updates on their journey to reshape the luck of the schoolchildren of […]

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July 2, 2012

“You educate a man, you educate a man. You educate a woman, you educate a generation.” -Brigham Young

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Nancy Silberkleit of Archie Comic

June 2, 2012

This upcoming Friday, March 8th, is International Women’s Day, so we wanted to dedicate one of our blog posts to a leading lady working for literacy and social change. Nancy Silberkleit Nancy w/ Betty Cooper cutout Nancy Silberkleit is the Co-CEO of Archie Comic Publications as well as the founder of a literacy program called ComicBookFairs.com. Known, in New York, […]

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Happy Valentines Day! from Effect International

February 15, 2012

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February 10, 2012

Before leaving to India for three months in 2012, my roommate mentioned to me, “I’ll be meeting you in India this March”. I took him serious, Dan is a world traveler, who was about to circumnavigate the world in 2.5 weeks on flyer miles. It’s not the ideal situation for traveling but he recently got a real job and couldn’t […]

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All our love to the CT community

February 2, 2012

All of our love to the families and community suffering from the horrific shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT.

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