For an interesting read:
Pippa Moore is in Africa with a project that teaches women sewing skills that will help them to support their families. Many are widows raising several children on their own.
In a complicated world we need to remember that we can make a difference. Each individual can make a contribution ... sometimes a smile, a little encouragement, sometimes money spent to help others. There is an old saying, " What goes around, comes around", meaning that when we help others - others will be there to help when we need it.