America's Unofficial Ambassadors

We work at the grassroots level throughout the Muslim World to counter violent extremism before it takes hold, to promote tolerance and understanding, and to foster better relations with the United States.

Set for Africa: Mariel Shilling departs to Zanzibar.

Unofficial Ambassador Mariel Shilling will be teaching English in Zanzibar, Tanzania!  In her pre-departure blog post, Mariel shares what her goals are as an Unofficial Ambassador. 

This pre-departure blog post was originally written by Mariel.

Why are we taught to dream if it is considered wise to censor your dreams in the name of practicality and security? Why are we taught to censor dreams when some of the greatest men and women have achieved their accomplishments by following their “unrealistic” dreams?

To read more here is a link to Mariel’s tumblr

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This entry was posted on June 4, 2014 by in Volunteer Related, Volunteer Voices and tagged , , , , , .
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