You are invited …
Be INSPIRED, INFORMED, and IGNITED (=discovering a bit more of what matters to YOU), during this conversation: The Seeds Storyteller Series with Priya and Meneka Hecox.We will be talking about Compassion, Culture & Inspired ACTion. I am excited for you to “meet” these incredible young women and discover a few TANGIBLE WAYS you can make a difference locally and globally. This is the stuff of destiny!
Priya and Meneka are difference-making sisters. Priya is 14 years old and is a freshman in high school; Meneka is 11 and is in sixth grade. We’ll talk about what has compelled them to share their story with us, their great passion for the people and country of Sri Lanka, and ever-so-wise nuggets about living as an interconnected global human family.
Their momma (Nilmini Hecox) and my fourteen years of friendship has fueled me to focus this month’s Fundraising Partnership on Sri Lanka: “Showering Love on Bombing Survivors with Love” via our friends at the Educate Lanka Foundation. Learn more and donate. On April 21, 2019, Easter Sunday, three churches and three hotels were targeted in a series of bombings in Sri Lanka. Nearly 300 people died, and lives were devastated by the destruction and trauma that followed. Now, nearly six months later, families and children are still struggling to put the pieces of their lives back together, … (more here)
5 CREATIVE ways you can JOIN us …
1 – CONNECT WITH, follow, and friend our team:
- Priya and Meneka’s momma, Nilmini Senanayake Hecox on Facebook.
- www.educatelanka.org | Facebook & Insta: @educatelanka
- www.seedsofexchange.org | Facebook & Insta: @seedsofexchange | Sign up for our email community to receive weekly stories from around the world to inspire, inform, and ignite.
2 – COLLABORATE! …FORM A TEAM on GoFundMe and help us raise funds for a special occasion (birthday, anniversary, celebration) or just because you want to! (Private message Seeds of Exchange and we’ll set up your team right away!) … ASK FOR A DONATION to be made on behalf of your birthday or special event in celebration of YOU and your commitment to make a difference locally and globally. … GIVE TODAY.
3 – SHARE this post with 5 people you think would be inspired and want to learn more, donate, or connect with us.
4 – JOIN for the live Seeds Storyteller Series with our team – or catch the replays – for upcoming conversations to inspire, inform, and ignite. See the Seeds of Exchange event page for a list of upcoming dates and times or check out our replays on YouTube.
5 – WATCH the TEDx talk by founder of Educate Lanka, “Talent is universal. Opportunity is not.” | Manjula Dissanayake @ TEDxGeorgeMasonU
The Seeds Storyteller Series connects you with EVERYday changemakers from around the world: activists, visionaries, artists, philanthropists, entrepreneurs, educators … (the list is long and the ways to make change are vast!). Whether you’re interested in being INFORMED about global happenings from amazing changemaking friends of mine, looking for some INSPIRATION in your life today, or eager to be IGNITED more in your unique ways to make a difference, join us for this conversation from anywhere in the world!
xo, -Sarah DT