We are so proud of our wonderful Youth Advocates and you can read all about Sophie Bang's experience in the Otago Daily Times.
"As one of the eight youth advocates this year in New Zealand, I am dedicated to raising awareness of leprosy," she writes.
"I was fascinated by the medical side of things. There is actually a cure for leprosy,"
"We are also given a fundraising challenge for the year. This year, we are fundraising for a four-wheel-drive vehicle so Anandaban Hospital staff can get to remote villages to do all their community projects and clinics."
Read the full article here