Crystal Wells is a Communications Officer at Concern Worldwide US, a global humanitarian organization working to eliminate extreme poverty in 25 of the world’s poorest countries. Its programs, spanning health, education, livelihoods, HIV/AIDS, and emergency response, directly reach more than 9.5 million people.
Joanna Parkman is the Causes editorial intern for Care2. After a stint in Central America, she has landed in Asheville, North Carolina. Joanna has previously published pieces for Mongabay, the Global Forest Reporting Network, and the Guardian. She enjoys reading and writing about the environment and human rights. less