Founder's Blog

Blue Dragon's founder, Michael Brosowski, shares the lessons he has learned from the children and young people he meets from day to day.
Michael Brosowski - Founder of Blue Dragon

From Michael’s blog lifeisalongstory.com

A dark turn

A dark turn

Maiv is a 15-year old H’mong girl with multiple disabilities. She is blind and has an intellectual impairment, and has survived shocking abuse. Today’s blog shares her story, and her hope for a brighter future. **Trigger warning: Please be aware that some of the content is extremely sensitive.

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Building trust

Building trust

A new wave of COVID is leading to a new spike in kids sleeping on the streets of the city.

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Impossible

Impossible

At the height of the 2020 lockdown, a young woman called for help. Trapped in slavery since the age of 21, this was her first chance to escape. But it was not to be.

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Different paths

Different paths

Working with street kids, we hope for “happy ever after” endings. But real life is always more complex than that.

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Up and Up

Up and Up

When you’re in pain
When you think you’ve had enough
Don’t ever give up

– Up and up, Coldplay

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Access is all

Access is all

Street kids live in constant fear and danger. And for a child like Panh, returning home is not always a lasting solution.

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Reform

Reform

Sold into a forced marriage far from home, Na never expected to be a victim of human trafficking. But in this case, she wasn’t the only victim…

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The pinky friend

The pinky friend

Mai and her little brother and sister have suffered violence at the hands of those who should have protected them. Now they have new friends to look over them wherever they go.

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Back on the streets

Back on the streets

Vi Do left home at age 15 and became a ‘street kid.’ Now he has devoted his life to helping other homeless teens to turn their lives around.

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Mother

Mother

A life of hardship and tragedy could not stop Vy from dreaming that she would one day have a family of her own.

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Not just a day

Not just a day

Ending equality between women and men is not about “giving” power to women. International Women’s Day gives us an opportunity to reconsider the misconceptions and stereotypes that abound.

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