The Girl on a mission: Changing the world one backpack at a time.

The dream

This dream is now named "No Backpack Day" Project This dream has allowed me to give hope and help other children exist and even live. This dream is now named the “No Backpack Day” Project. No backpack day is a day that students in the US go to school without their...

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Piggy bank

How it all began I was going through my pictures of my first mission trip and subsequent trips. There is a picture of me carrying an AIDS orphan who was in an orphanage that we had visited. We learned that the baby was 2 months old and had lost both parents. Each time...

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Changing the world one backpack at a time

The Girl on a mission: Changing the world one backpack at a time. How it all began. I have been asked over and over again about how I started the No BackPack Day project and what are my experiences when I travel to the different countries in Africa. To answer that...

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Simply BRILLIANT

How the South African Repurpose Schoolbags turn old plastic bags into schoolbags with solar lamps. Kids are changing the world. What a brilliant idea, not only is Thato providing backpacks and energy but she is also saving the environment. The future is...

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