Media and Press


some of our media coverage

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'Without Hope, They Have Nothing'

Laguna Beach's Mary Ellen Carter is trying to make the world a better place through the nonprofit Direct Connections to Africa.

"Two Teachers, Two Worlds; One Hope"

LAGUNA BEACH When Judy Jameson-Trulock was still working as a teacher, she opened her heart to gang members, drug addicts and teenage mothers.

"Event Puts Focus On African Aid"

An article from the Orange County Register. Donna Bunce - columnist

"Spreading Hope... one bag at a time"

Jerry Hicks, Orange Coast Magazine

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