Posts made in November, 2014

Operation Of Hope Helps Rebuild A Young African Boys Face

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in Blog, Featured, Transformations | Comments Off on Operation Of Hope Helps Rebuild A Young African Boys Face

Operation Of Hope Helps Rebuild A Young African Boys Face

It’s the kind of thing kids do all the time: Something on the ground catches their attention. It looks interesting and shiny. They pick it up. More often than not, it doesn’t alter your life forever. When Blessing Makwera was 14 years old, he found a landmine detonator in a field where he lived in Zimbabwe, Africa. Blessing thought the metal object was a small electric motor. He inserted the detonator between his teeth to free his hands so he could work. As he clenched his teeth, Blessing then carefully wired the detonator to a cell phone battery hoping the charge would bring the device to...

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