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Charlotte Talks
12:00 am
Thu May 9, 2013

Doc Hendley: From Wine to Water (Rebroadcast)

A few years ago a Charlotte bartender named Doc Hendley spent his nights dispensing wine and spirits and his days wondering what more he could do with his life. Hendley stumbled across information detailing an epic water crisis in many third world countries and it changed him forever. In 2007 Hendley founded Wine to Water, an organization that digs wells and helps provide infrastructure so that poor villages can have a clean, stable supply of water. Doc Hendley joined us early on in his endeavor and he has just written a book on his experiences. He is back for another visit to share his remarkable life and work. Originally Aired 1/6/2012

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 am
Tue August 7, 2012

Twelve In Twelve: The Next Chapter

A year ago, three intrepid Charlotteans set out on a round-the-world mission.  A father and his two sons - then 8-year-old Buck and his teenage brother, Jackson, visited twelve countries in twelve months.  But this wasn’t a vacation.  They chose the places they went so they could help the people in those countries in some way and all of this was Jackson’s idea.  From nearly drowning in Thailand, to helping run a nursery school in Tanzania, they share their adventure of good will.

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