Jade Hawes is a freelance artist and humanitarian who has worked for ten years in emergency response and refugee assistance in the Middle East and South Asia. She received her Bachelors in Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies from Middlebury College, her Masters in Global Human Development from Georgetown University, and a Master’s Certificate in Refugees and Humanitarian Emergencies from Georgetown's Institute for the Study of International Migration (ISIM).
Jade is the founder of Humanitarian Picture Books (L3C), a social enterprise to create empowering stories with and for crisis-affected kids. A life-long artist and writer, she combines creativity with compassion. No matter the project, Jade leads with heart and human connection.
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