The Blue Mountain Humane Society: Providing a Fresh Start for Homeless Animals
As dedicated advocates of animal rights since its inception in 1967, The Blue Mountain Humane Society receives over 2,250 stray and recovered animals annually. Serving in Walla Walla County in Washington for over 50 years as the area’s sole animal shelter, they direct their energy towards helping these furry friends find suitable owners who can […]
The Cho Group Foundation: Helping the Future Generation
The Cho Group Foundation was established by Chairman and CEO Michael Cho to provide financial assistance to abandoned children in China. As many parents who live in remote areas are forced to relocate to more developed parts of the country in order to find work, their children are left and are generally taken in by […]
The United Premier Soccer League: A Major Player Enters the Scene
Boasting an impressive 160 squads battling for ultimate supremacy, the UPSL houses 20 divisions and 11 conferences comprised of teams from over 30 states. Initially launched with just a handful of teams, the United Premier Soccer League has expanded dramatically as interest in soccer surges in the U.S. Founded in California in 2011 by Leonel […]
Affiniti: Reviving Classical Music with a Dash of Celtic Ingredients
Affiniti is a classical crossover group comprised of soprano Emer Barry, violinist/composer Mary McCague, and harpist Aisling Ennis. As part of their youth orchestra, Mary and Aisling had been friends since childhood. While performing at a music festival several years later, Mary met Emer and the rest is history. Prior to the creation of […]
L.A. Wolves FC: Another Dynamic to the L.A. Sports Scene
A soccer team based in Los Angeles, California, the L.A. Wolves currently compete in the Western Division of the United Premier Soccer League. They take their name from the legendary Los Angeles Wolves who played for the United Soccer Association back in 1967. At the time, their broadcasts were covered by legendary Los Angeles Lakers […]
CARA Project: Giving Disadvantaged Young Girls A Home
Since its foundation in 2009, Cara Project works to better the lives of Kenyan women and girls. The NGO was established by Paddy O’ Connor, and it also focuses on equal rights for women to provide a better standard of life for both children and mothers. Paddy has made large contributions in Kenya, such as […]
XPO2 is Proud to Support the CARA Girls Rescue Centre
Last week, I had the chance to visit the CARA Girls Rescue Centre in Kibiko, Nairobi, Kenya. This nonprofit organization devotes its mission to offering women of all ages the resources and support they need to lead healthy lives.
The Reason to Hope: Transforming Mental Health in Africa
The Reason To Hope’ (TRTH) is a community based organization geared towards empowering the individuals, families, and communities to cope with the threat of modern day life issues which include maladjustment, peer pressure, stress, recreation and leisure, drugs and substance uses among others. Learn more about efforts to treat mental health issues in Kenya!