He led the largest camp with quiet strength, wisdom and vision. The previously struggling camp was transforming into a vibrant, productive community. He worked tirelessly toward his goal: If they can learn to thrive in hardship, they will flourish when they are back in their homeland of Western Sahara.
Often weary and overwhelmed, he would journey alone to the sand dunes and peer into the star-studded heavens. There in the vast quietness, he would pour out his heart to The Creator. Perspective returned. Clarity. Purpose. Comfort. And he would return to his camp, ready to face another day.