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From War to a Life of Healing

The courageous story of one young man’s fight to survive and his remarkable journey to healing. Told by Solomon himself. My name is Solomon. I am 22 years old. This is my story.    I was 5 years old the first time the rebels took us. We were hiding and sleeping in the bush [forest] […]

Roadmap to Healing

. For a rescued child soldier enrolled in EI’s care programs, this is what the journey from abduction to healing looks like, step by step.   Step 1: Abduction and Captivity Children are kidnapped and forced to fight in rebel armies and many are abused and tortured. This usually occurs around age 12, but can occur […]

Barclay believes in Exile

. She can tackle anything… including the Ninja Warped Wall Barclay Stockett is a four time competitor on American Ninja Warrior. As you can see from the video, she has a big heart and a determined spirit. This dedication helps her tackle most anything she has a passion for and sets her mind to – […]

Once a slave. Now a peacemaker.

 . “Then I was forced to kill. I remember the first time… it changed me.” My name is Baraka. I was 14 years old when I was abducted and taken into the forest. I was trained to fight, trained to shoot, I was forced to kill. I remember the first time… it changed me. […]

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