Mia Coward (Vietnam)


Mia Coward (Vietnam)

Mia Coward, a native Prince Georges County Maryland, is a Graduate student obtaining her Master’s in Public Policy with a concentration in education, social policy, and non-profit leadership at the University of Maryland-College Park. Before taking two years off to get her Master's degree, Mia was a policy associate at Child Care Aware of America working on childcare and early education policy with their advocacy and communications team. She received her undergraduate degree in Journalism and Media Studies at Bennett College. Mia recently worked with World Vision US in the Child Protection and Education department to intern with their All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development Team. She has also worked with organizations ranging from the Intersector Project, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and The Upper Room Global Ministries in Nashville, TN. Her interest includes improving the literacy rate for high poverty communities, influencing equity and inclusion, and grassroots innovation for marginalized communities across the world. In her free time, she enjoys listening to live poetry and trying to new cuisines. -



15 Aug

The End to Amazing and Life-Changing Experience

As a Fellow or intern at an organization, you know that your time with the

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Posted Aug 15, 2019

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13 Aug

Resilience

One of the things I have been very amazed by is the resilience of the

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Posted Aug 13, 2019

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12 Aug

The Drought

Many of our supported families have suffered big losses due to the drought happening across

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Posted Aug 12, 2019

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08 Aug

Is Saving an Option

The partnership between AP and AEPD has allowed families to have another source that can

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Posted Aug 08, 2019

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05 Aug

Sources of Income for Agent Orange Families

After visiting all eleven families I have come to some interesting conclusions. The Advocacy Project,

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Posted Aug 05, 2019

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21 Jul

The Burdensome Loans of Agent Orange Families

After visiting some of the Agent Orange families, I learned that high-interest on Personal Loans

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Posted Jul 21, 2019

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17 Jul

First Mission… Field Visit

We had planned for me to start visiting the families immediately since so much time

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Posted Jul 17, 2019

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15 Jul

First Week of Hard Work and Bliss

I wake up around 5:30 every morning, which is very weird for me since at

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Posted Jul 15, 2019

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10 Jul

Never Leave Home Without…

Xin Chao (Hello) Friends,  As I was closing my suitcase before leaving for my trip,

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Posted Jul 10, 2019

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13 Jun

The Glorious View Ahead

(Xin Chao) Hello, From Dong Hoi, Vietnam! Welcome to my blogging corner of the Advocacy

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Posted Jun 13, 2019

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