SOW | Pro on the Patio

Special Thanks to Hops & Grain for donating a keg for this special event!

We’re gearing up for another event, and we would love it if you’d join us! We’ll be hosting a happy hour called, “SOW | Pro on the Patio” at the Launch 787 headquarters on May 31st from 7pm – 10pm. Because this is a fundraiser, we’re asking a small suggested donation of $10 at theREAD MORE


Malawi Survival Guide

First Aid Kit

It’s the night before we depart for our training weekend in Austin, TX, where we’ll learn the in’s and out’s of everything we need to know for our trip and project. Part of our team has gathered in Cary tonight, and we’re putting together essentials for Malawi. First aid kit: We were told to splitREAD MORE


SOW Staff As Little Kiddos: USAID 5th Bday Campaign


Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday And if you’re reading this, then you probably had a 5th birthday, too. Over 7 million children die every year before they turn 5, and most die from preventable causes. That’s what USAID wants to world to consider and rally together to end preventable child deaths, and to ensureREAD MORE


Osadandaula, be happy.

Pediatrics ward, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Photo from

“BO BO?” Translation: “What’s up?” (or in other words, my new favorite Malawian greeting) As we excitedly prepare for the adventure of a lifetime, we have been learning more about Malawi’s culture and one of the official languages, Chichewa. (Fun fact: English is the other one.)  Last month we took a class about Malawi atREAD MORE


How about a nutrition packet to go with that clean water?


  This summer we’ll be sharing stories about the work of P&G’s Children’s Safe Drinking Water and how their water purifying packets distributed throughout Malawi have saved so many lives. Here’s another organization that has taken on a similar challenge — with nutrition packets! In January 2010, Will Hauser and Lauren Walters started Two Degrees,READ MORE


Great Event! Thank to all who came out.


One of my best friends just graduated from St. Edward’s University and is now working for one of the biggest event planning firms in Austin.  I’ve always thought her job sounded like so much relaxing fun because she spends the day thinking about floral arrangements and renting lounge furniture and taste testing different cake flavors.READ MORE