Her foundation wants to break the cycle of poverty by educating – from kindergarten through college – at least one child in each family.
SongwritingWith:Soldiers provides a healthy emotional outlet. The songs help others facing similar challenges and build a bridge between military service and civilian life.
She advises residents on how to obtain title to a vacant property and defends grass-roots garden projects threatened by development.
The We Women Foundation provides women in Myanmar (formerly Burma) with access to higher education. The goal: become leaders in their communities.
Breakthrough, the human rights organization she created, calls on people, particularly boys and men, to stop domestic violence wherever they see it.