From Hendersonville to Haiti

About five years ago local resident Katherine Louw found herself at a crossroads. She had always been an active volunteer and, in fact, had previously worked in fundraising for eight years with Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. Yet, she still felt as though she was seeking a greater purpose, “All the volunteer work I’d been doing was great…

Crossing Oceans and Changing LIves

If you tried to row across an ocean in a boat, how far would you make it? Brentwood resident Phil Theodore was determined to answer that question for himself, and it turns out the answer was, “all the way across.”

Chasing Normal

I could pack this article with statistics: approximately 23 million people live with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa. Nearly 16 million children under the age of 18 have been orphaned by AIDS in Africa alone. Each day, 6,000 people in Africa die from AIDS.