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Joanne Bollinger, 74 Leading Vital Humanitarian to Empower Women Globally

Profile: Joanne has touched so many lives and her story continues to inspire us here at Perennial. Joanne is 74 and is leading the charge on making a difference in Zambia through WISE (Women’s Initiatives that Strengthen and Empower).   Background:  Home Base: Auburn, Maine Recent Accomplishments: Promoted "Reading is Fun" pilot program at a rural school in Zambia Traveled to a community radio station in Lukulu, (60 mile/4.5 hour trip each way!)  in preparation for establishing WISE-Zambia’s own station Interacted with many of our scholarship students, including giving them guidance in letter-writing What else should our readers know? I absolutely love traveling the US to share the WISE-Zambia story. The more I share, the happier I am! People seem...

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