GOOD Advice From Good People: Valentino A. Deng Shares His Good Advice On How To Make A Difference
“You don’t have to have money”
Founder of the VAD Foundation, an organization that aspires to shape the nascent future of South Sudan, Valentino Achak Deng is also the subject of Dave Eggers’ novel What Is the What. The novel portrays Mr. Deng’s life as tumultuous, surrounded by ruthless humanity on all sides. He persevered, and here he outlines just what it takes to survive one of the most brutal humanitarian crises in history.