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Lisa Voormeij served in The Gambia, 2006-2007 - Podcast #275

Cuso International

Jul 05 2011

Lisa worked with the National Women Farmers' Association in The Gambia. She was inspired by the hard working, regal, and beautiful Gambian women. She was amazed with how happy they were even in their simple lives. Her volunteering experience gave Lisa a new career from banking to travel writer.


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