Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will award Goodkind the first Deborah Harding Women of Achievement Award during the annual conference of the National Peace Corps Association in Washington on Sept. 23. Created by the Women of Peace Corps Legacy, the award recognizes Peace Corps volunteers whose contributions have made a significant difference in the lives of women and girls around the world. Goodkind founded the Girls Leading Our World program in 1995 in Romania. Volunteers have since implemented the camps in 60 countries. Access the article here.

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