The ripples that come from a young woman developing a sense of her own agency as a change maker can be enormous, and positively impact the lives of those around her beyond what she could have ever imagined.
— Ana Dodson
Milestones and Updates
- Peruvian Hearts Founder, Ana Dodson is featured in the Desmond Tutu film, Children of the Light, which premiered at the Monte Carlo Television and Film Festival in Monaco on June 8, 2014.
- May 2014: Peruvian Promise is selected as 1 of 3 featured projects to get involved in on the One Billion Acts of Peace website.
- May 2014: Peruvian Hearts Founder, Ana Dodson, along with supermodel, Jessica Stam, and Chade-Meng Tan, of Google, helps with the U.S.A. launch PeaceJam’s global One Billion Acts of Peace campaign in New York City and is featured on several billboards in Times Square.
- May 2014: Westminster College MSC graduate students work to enhance Peruvian Hearts’ marketing efforts and outreach
- February – July 2014: We’ve partnered with Matterial Fix (10% of all jewelry sales from their Peru Collection will be donated to Peruvian Hearts)
- February 2014: Ana Dodson is featured in Her Life Magazine
- November 2012: Alternative Gift Fair event
- June 2012: Global Volunteer Network Peru Distribution Trip
- December 2011: Seven Peruvian Promise scholars graduate from high school
- December 2011: Colorado College hosts their first Peruvian Hearts event
- November 2011: Ana is the keynote speaker at the PeaceJam Slam in Denver, Colorado, with over 200 high school PeaceJammers in attendance
- August 2011: Peruvian Promise girls leadership and empowerment program launches successfully
- August 2011: Global Volunteer Network (GVN) hikers have a fundraising hike on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu and then do service at the girls home in Anta
- August 2011: Global Volunteer Network (GVN) has its first Peru Distribution trip for funds raised during the “Eat So they Can” dinners around the world
In the News
- Her Life Magazine – February 2014
- Mountain Connection – November 2010
- Colorado Academy Journal – Winter 2009
- Weekly Reader – March 2009
- Caring – November 2009
- Denver Post – February 2008
- Canyon Courier – July 2007
- Canyon Courier – May 2007
- Doritos Bag – May 2007
- American Girl Magazine – October 2006
- Kids Pages – November 2005
- Prudential Award – 2005
- Canyon Courier – February 2005
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