'Every Child Is Ours' Delivers School Supplies from Arkansas to Mexico

Oct 31, 2019

Children at the school in Mexico that received school supplies donated from Arkansas through Every Child Is Ours program.
Credit Jan Paschal's Facebook Page

This is A-State Connections on KASU.  I'm Johnathan Reaves.  Today, we continue with our second part of an interview series about a global educational exchange program called Every Child is Ours.  The program works with under-developed elementary schools in Mexico, South Africa, and South Dakota on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.  Jan Paschal talks about how she started the organization, and she also spoke with Zodwa Dlamini, who runs the Every Child is Ours campaign in Johannesburg, South Africa.  Jan Paschal is an Arkansan and she started the program while working in the Clinton Administration.  Paschal and Dlamini talk about taking educational supplies to students in Mexico.  Paschal talks about how Every Child is Ours started in Mexico. Click on the Listen button for the entire interview.