Mary Wald

/ forwarding the messages that build a better day

International Webcast: Birth of a Nation

International Webcast: Birth of a Nation

In May, 2002, the United Nations, which had been administering East Timor, turned over the reins of the country to its new, democratically elected government, finally delivering to the Timorese people the freedom they have voted for in 1999. Dignitaries from around...
Youth Ambassadors: George Clooney and Don Cheadle

Youth Ambassadors: George Clooney and Don Cheadle

George Clooney and Don Cheadle for TheCommunity.com TheCommunity.com’s Youth Ambassador Larissa Peltola-Abaunza interviewed George Clooney and Don Cheadle on the subjects of Sudan, and what children can do to make the world a better place. The interviews took...
George Clooney and Don Cheadle, Man of Peace Award

George Clooney and Don Cheadle, Man of Peace Award

George Clooney and Don Cheadle, Man of Peace Award The 2007 Man of Peace Award at the World Summit of Nobel Laureates was presented to George Clooney and Don Cheadle in recognition of their outstanding work for peace in Sudan.Now recognizing the immense press...
Paul Simon in East Timor

Paul Simon in East Timor

Paul Simon in East Timor In 2005, musician Paul Simon joined Mary and TheCommunity.com to help launch distribution of 4000 mosquito nets for East Timor’s malaria prevention program. According to the Global Fund for Malaria, TB and AIDS, mosquito-borne malaria is...