Punk anarchists at Camden Market, London

Dispatch from Camden, London’s Global Marketplace

There are few places in Europe that encompass almost every cultural category or way of life as well as a certain little marketplace hidden in an Industrial Revolution-era canal-side nook. Here you can feel the...
Zubara Fort Near Zubarah City, Qatar

Exploring the Ancient Ruins of Qatar’s Zubarah City

Sitting on the coast of northern Qatar is Zubarah, an ancient town that for several hundred years was the epicentre of the pearling industry. Although most of it remains buried under sand dunes, its location...
Children Awaiting SCAW Bedkit Distribution, India

Our Final Bedkit Distribution in Yellapur, India

Our eighth and final distribution was located approximately two hours south of Hubli in a town called Yellapur. It is known for its two beautiful and natural waterfalls - Magod falls and Satoddi falls. The...
1,000 kids lined up to receive a bedkit in Belgaum, India

The Ladies of Belgaum, India

Our largest distribution took place in the city of Belgaum, population of approximately one million people. We handed out 1,000 bedkits that day and believe me, it wasn’t easy organizing 1,000 children and...
Tamara Kaftalovich and Veena Benti at SCAW Distribution Site

The Young Humanitarian of Harugari

Our third distribution was in a town called Harugari, approximately three hours from Belgaum, where we distributed 150 bedkits. We had such a great time at that site. At one point, we had the kids running from...
Neighborhood 20 Minutes Outside of Belgaum, India

A 360 Degree Moment in Rural India

Our two days of touring are officially over. We took a flight from Mumbai to Hubli and then drove to Belgaum, our home base for the next five days as we drive in and out of some of the most rural parts of...