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Joshilyn Binkley

Joshilyn is passionate about human rights, youth, and education. She has been involved in raising awareness about sexual exploitation in Southeast Asia and raising funds necessary for its victims recovery and empowerment. Throughout high school she has volunteered through several different groups to encourage and support youth in her community. Her goals for the year are to give to her new community and receive from it at every opportunity she has. She also wants to learn much more about Spanish, Ecuadorian culture, and social entrepreneurship.

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A Very Merry Un-Birthday

February 23, 2014

The intense, mid-day sun reaches us in shades of green through the canopy of the vast tree the thirty of us are under. Colored paper strings hanging from the low branches dance in the warm breeze, and we sit on a carpet of damp earth and fallen pink flower petals. Each trying to serve the other, and then finally,...

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Just the Beginning

July 19, 2013

Hello, and thank you so much for subscribing to my blog. I’m posting today as an introduction and explanation surrounding my upcoming year. Enjoy, and please comment! During high school, I became very interested in global human rights, and I also became active with tutoring and mentoring kids in my community. Getting involved in projects surrounding these issues is...

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