Fulfilling a dream
Kara Hatzai, a commercial pilot from Kentucky, heard about Siba, a young South African woman who is determined to become a pilot against the odds and nominated her to be the next link in the Chain. We helped fund her training to celebrate International Women’s Day.
Meet others moving money for better
I grew up in Pakistan but my father worked overseas, supporting our family. When I was accepted to engineering school in the US, he sent me money for my fees. Now he's retired, I send my parents money. It’s my turn to help them.
I have a small shop in Kibera—the biggest slum in Kenya. My son was involved in a car accident in 2011. We couldn’t pay the high hospital bill, so my sister in the U.S. sent us money quickly using Western Union.
I grew up in Queens, New York. At 19, I went to nursing school back home in the Philippines. I loved meeting my family there. Now I’m back in New York working as a nurse, I send money to support my niece and nephew.