Celebrating Human Rights Day with Action, Connection & Community
Guest writer Rebecca Snavely talks activism, human rights and Eleanor Roosevelt in a challenging world
Rebecca Snavely is the Executive Director and co-founder of Action Kivu, working to raise awareness and funds to invest in the women, children & communities of Congo through vocational training & education, creating paths toward peace & prosperity. A former Web producer and staff writer for the L.A. Times entertainment site, she loves visual storytellling almost as much as the written word, and is a Casting Director for Project Runway. Preferring to move about without maps, she likes to get lost, and has traveled to Congo, Ethiopia, Serbia, and taught English in Kosovo. Living car-free in Los Angeles, she collects stories of connection through the people she meets while walking in L.A.