A team of female athletes from the University of Kentucky is finishing up a time of service in Ethiopia.  Women representing Kentucky soccer, softball, tennis, basketball, rifle and gymnastics were nominated by their coaches to participate in this opportunity.  Below are some of their impressions…


by Aubrey Lamar
This week, I have been struggling with being overwhelmed with the number of people who are in need of food, shelter, or most importantly and something that doesn’t cost a dime (or a birr)…love. I have been reminded this week that one person cannot save a country; it takes many people with a common goal. However, I can make a small impact on the few people I come in contact with during this trip…

Read all of Aubrey’s post here.



Don’t miss posts by all of the women on this team:
A Long Trip and A Rewarding Day
Learning the Ropes
Trying to Find the Words
Trip Nearing End