Can you imagine what it's like to be a refugee? To leave your home, carrying your only possessions, and travel on foot to a new land?
Maybe you don't have to only imagine it. The One Mile Challenge gives you a glimpse as you walk a mile in a refugee's shoes while raising awareness and much-needed funding for relief.
Learn more about how you can get involved.
About two months ago, the Syrian Refugee Crisis became every media outlet’s top story due to the tragic photos of a Syrian toddler on the coast of Turkey. Around that time, I found myself with a few of my close girlfriends and we were talking about how we felt so useless sitting in our safe, cozy homes with our children safely playing on the floor next to us. We wanted to do something to try to make a real difference.