At 14 years of age, Rachael felt compelled to contribute to humanity by volunteering for a seven week trip to the Zulu Mountains in South Africa. While her friends and family were enjoying typical summer vacations, Rachael was promoting health education in small remote African villages.
This would be the first of four humanitarian missions Rachael would participate in before she turned 20. Her international experiences formed in her a passion for justice and a deep-seated desire to empower others.
The joy of serving others was the second significant life lesson that shaped Rachael’s character.