The film version of Sewing Hope, narrated by Forest Whitaker, is now available on Netflix!
I was honored to write about these inspiring veterans:
"Still Serving: Veterans Share Love of Country with the Next Generation," American Profile, Nov. 6, 2015
Shattering stereotypes is something I love to do when I write. Read two of my latest stories:
"Robert Kiyosaki on Saving, Passive Income and Real Estate," Parade, May 15, 2015
"Special Delivery" (profile of Tim Shriver, chair, Special Olympics), The Costco Connection, May 2015
Sewing Hope documentary
The companion film to the book Sewing Hope is now available at SnagFilms. Click on the photo at right to view the documentary narrated by Forest Whitaker.
Sewing Hope at Unitarian Universalist Church of Chattanooga
Sewing Hope presentation and book signing
with local author Nancy Henderson
Sunday, August 24, 11:00 a.m.
3224 Navajo Drive, Chattanooga TN
Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe Asks:
"Where are the Lost Girls?"
After wowing the crowd at the "Time 100" gala in New York, the subject of my new book Sewing Hope "shouts" out about the abduction of girls in Uganda, Nigeria and around the world.
All proceeds from book sales go to the students at St. Monica Girls' Tailoring Centre in Gulu, Uganda
Book signing for Sewing Hope
Mark your calendars! My first local book signing for Sewing Hope will be held at Ballroom Magic Dance Center, 4200 North Access Road, Hixson, Tenn., on Sunday, December 15, 2013, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Take a break from your shopping and stop by!
Nancy Henderson’s latest book, Sewing Hope (Dust Jacket Press, November 2013), tells the story of Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe, a Ugandan nun who educates and nurtures young women formerly abducted by terrorist Joseph Kony and his Lord’s Resistance Army. All proceeds go to Pros for Africa, a non-profit organization that supports Sister Rosemary and other humanitarian efforts in Africa.
"CBS Sunday Morning" features radio legend Luther Masingill:
Read more about Luther in my 2012 American Profile article:
Meet the real–life heroes of “Red Tails,” the George Lucas film starring Cuba Gooding Jr. and Terrence Howard, in my American Profile article on the Tuskegee Airmen:
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