Thanks to Kari Barber for putting together an inspiring profile of our blogger Alex! Find out why Alex blogs:

When you write something from your heart and then someone reads it and is like, "I've been through the same situation ... and thanks for offering some direction in your work," that's just amazing.

And hear some of the funniest questions his American classmates have asked him about Uganda:

Some of the questions I get from my American, "Oh, is there water in Uganda?"