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Nothing can prepare you for Africa. No blog, no book, no amount of perusing through National Geographic magazines. It’s a jump in and learn to swim kind of game. At least, that’s how I imagined it to be.
After teaching children in Rusinga Island, Kenya the meaning of love, a call came to return to the woman who taught me what love is. I was able to make it back to the US in time for a final few hugs with my greatest inspiration before returning to Africa with a new guardian angel.
A small island village on Lake Victoria, Rusinga has seen its share of hardships and welcomed volunteers like Luca: an idol, an inspiration, a giver, a lifeline, and a friend. During four months, he provided more to the Kenyan island than anyone could've imagined.