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Meet the Climbers – Rachel McBride

Meet the Climbers – Rachel McBride

For this spotlight, we are featuring the first of four NIU alumni that will traveling to Tanzania to climb Mount Kilimanjaro with us. Rachel participated in the 2013 TDS Study Abroad trip and worked with Nyegina Secondary School administrators on her service learning project. Her recommendation included rearranging the meals that are given to children… Continue Reading

2019 Spring Yard Sale

2019 Spring Yard Sale

Do you have items that no longer spark joy in your life? Have you been wanting to declutter and simplify your surroundings? TDS can help! We’re looking for donations of items to sell at our upcoming fundraiser yard sale which will take place the first weekend in May. We accept most everything except large appliances,… Continue Reading

Second TDS Yard Sale raises $1,085

Board Member Helen Martin hosted a second TDS Yard Sale in late September in Madison, Wis., that raised $1,085. The money will help TDS pursue its mission of improving the quality of life for youth, especially girls, in the Mara region. Students at a local high school helped gather donations, and Martin collected funds from… Continue Reading