Jeffries Assures Faces of Poverty Not Forgotten
This is an image that I need to remember… this is a child who needs to be remembered even more.
Photographer Lee Jeffries, via flickr, allows me to share the pain of poverty that instigates my tears and promises prayers for grace on this face of our world. Please visit his amazing flickr photostream to know more faces of poverty in our world.
For additional inspiration to care and ways to act on poverty please visit this list of bloggers for Blog Action Day 2008 Poverty.
Blog Action Day is an annual non-profit event that asks bloggers to simultaneously discuss a single issue each year on October 15th. The aim of the event is to trigger widespread discussion around a global issue through niche-focused articles that appeal to their respective audiences. The event began in 2007 when a group of bloggers asked each other, “What would happen if …?” and then decided to find out.
13 of the world’s 100 most popular blogs according to Technorati.com have agreed to participate in Blog Action Day this year, including TechCrunch.com, Readwriteweb.com, Mashable.com, SmashingMagazine.com, Problogger.net, GigaOM.com, Copyblogger.com, ZenHabits.net, Inhabitat.com, VentureBeat.com, Mentalfloss.com, PronetAdvertising.com and TorrentFreak.com.