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I Ignored My Better Judgement In Kenya and It Paid Off. Big Time.

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I Ignored My Better Judgement In Kenya and It Paid Off. Big Time.

"Volun-tourism" is a fiercely debated topic, but no matter which side of the issue you stand on, you'll probably agree that what our contributor did in Kenya was pretty risky. 

This post about her experience working in an orphanage doesn't address whether or not short-term volunteers have a place in developing nations -- we'll save that for next time. 

Her story is about something even more nebulous: luck. 

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