Social Enterprise

Making a difference in Cape Town: All the news that’s fit to share

In the summer of 2018, a group of 90 volunteers traveled to the Philippi Township of Cape Town, South Africa, on a Yale Alumni Service Corps trip, undertaking a broad range of service initiatives. In this first-person account, one of those volunteers, Monisha Merchant ’04 M.B.A., describes her work helping students launch a series of student newspapers.