In my mind, I had plans to study dance all around the country. As a taxi drove me at a furious pace through Rio's tangled maze of steep hillside cobblestone, one clear thought rang out. "I'm too sensitive for a city like this." I was right, but I'd soon learn I didn't care.
Founder Ami Dar, a globetrotter who was born in Jerusalem, grew up in Peru and Mexico, and now lives in New York, started the site with a vision of creating a global network of people and organizations hoping to make a difference.