Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda

 
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has received 2 donations
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $28,079 from an original funding goal of $43,020!
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Final Report
    By - Kalindi Shah - External President
    New Directions for GlobeMed at Northwestern in 2012-2013:   In five short years, GlobeMed has rapidly expanded, with chapters spanning from coast to coast and partners extending across the globe. Committed to principles of sustainability and community-based change, GlobeMed emphasizes that each chapter partners with...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Fall 2012 GlobeMed Update
    By - Teresa Caya and Ragini Bhushan - Co-Directors of Individual Giving
    GlobeMed at Northwestern just completed our fall recruitment, and we are very excited to continue promoting our mission on campus with 23 new and 33 returning members this year!   Our biggest change this year is that we are transitioning from our partnership with the H.O.P.E. Center to the Adonai Child Development...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has received 235 donations
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    GlobeMed at Northwestern Report July 2012
    By - Ragini Bhushan and Teresa Caya - Individual Giving Coordinators
    As the year came to a close for GlobeMed at Northwestern, we looked back on a very successful year of fundraising, group activities, and thought-provoking debates. We are happy to report that we raised over $19,000, almost doubling the amount we raised last year and substantially increasing our ability to help the...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    April Updates
    By - Ragini Bhushan - Director of Individual Giving
    GlobeMed at Northwestern has participated in many events this quarter and has some exciting events to look forward to.  With our 5K/Fun Run coming up this weekend, we hope to raise more funds for our Malnutrition Program. Many members also attended the GlobeMed Summit in Evanston this month, which was filled with...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Help Save the Malnourished Children of Ghana
    By - Ragini Bhushan - Director of Individual Giving
    1 in 2 children past infancy in Ghana will die due to malnutrition.  Malnutrition among children in Ghana is a problem that has yet to be solved, but GlobeMed at Northwestern is working alongside the H.O.P.E Center to help resolve it with our Nutrition Program.  We have raised $15,000 for the Malnutrition Program...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Support Lifestyle Changes for Ghanaian Families
    By - Ragini Bhushan - Director of Individual Giving
    As the Chinese proverb says: “Give a man a fish, and you’ve fed him for a day. Teach a man how to fish, and you’ve fed him for a lifetime.” GlobeMed at Northwestern focuses on helping the people of Ghana through empowerment rather than simply giving them food.  By starting with teaching moms...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Healthy Relationships for the People of Ho
    By - Ragini Bhushan - Director of Individual Giving
    GlobeMed at Northwestern is in Phase III of the Sexual Health Program in Ho, through which students groups help their peers at High Schools and Tertiary Institutions understand why people contract STDs, the importance of personal hygiene, and about having healthy sexual relationships.  Through working with one’s...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Save Lives: Help Nourish the Children of Ho
    By - Ragini Bhushan - Director of Individual Giving
    GlobeMed at Northwestern hopes to nourish the children of Ho, Ghana through empowerment.  By helping give people the resources and information they need, Ghanians will improve their lives and learn how to do so on their own in the future.  Through teaching mom’s about nutrition and giving them resources,...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    October Updates and Funding Push!
    By - Ragini Bhushan - Director of Individual Giving
    We are really excited for the new direction of our nutrition program this year with vegetable and protein supplements to enhance diets of malnourished children and know that it will make a huge impact on the villages of Ho. This is especially true given that over 50% of deaths past early infancy can be contributed to...
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    • Christian
      Christian Thank you for the report. We would certainly have sent another donation but are waiting till we can do it through CAF.
      • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has made updates to their project page.
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    GlobeMed at Northwestern Fall 2011 Update
    By - Ragini Bhushan - Director of Individual Giving
    The school year at Northwestern has officially begun, and we were very excited to welcome both our new and returning members this year.  After some tough decision making with the application process, we picked a diverse group of students, who we feel will really contribute to GlobeMed and have a strong interest in...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has been reactived and is now accepting donations again.
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has made updates to their project page.
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $12,347 from an original funding goal of $12,000!
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has received 287 donations
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    GlobeMed at Northwestern Summer Update
    By - Ragini Bhushan - Director of Individual Giving
    The school year came to a close and summer has officially begun, and both have had many exciting events for GlobeMed at Northwestern.  The year closed out with a fun and informative retreat in Chicago, which included a photo safari and picnic and bonding activities in Millennium park, as well as a fundraising party and...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    GlobeMed at Northwestern Spring Update
    By - Deepa Ramadurai - Director of Development
    We have some exciting updates on successful initiatives on campus as well as some some exciting developments in the works for GlobeMed at Northwestern!  The highlight for our chapter this past winter was the World Day of Social Justice, which took place on February 20th. Members of GlobeMed cultivated campus-wide...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Kicking off 2011 with GlobeMed at Northwestern
    By - Shruti Zaveri - GlobeMed chapter member
    Happy New Year! GlobeMed at Northwestern has lots of new and exciting opportunities planned for 2011! Our fall fundraising campaign, the Global Marketplace, was a huge success. During this event, we collected clothing, books, accessories, DVDs, etc. on and off campus in Evanston to bring together on October 19th to sell in...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Chapter updates, matching campaign and more!
    By - Deepa Ramadurai - Director of Individual Giving
    A new school year is officially underway and a new GlobeMed team has been established at Northwestern! After a pretty intense application process (we had over 150 applicants!), our Northwestern chapter has grown to 66 members strong! The members were informed about a week ago and we had an official "meet and greet" to...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has received 81 donations
    • 4 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Expanding the Childhood Nutrition Program
    By - Allyson Westling - Co-president, GlobeMed at Northwestern
    After an amazing summer working at our partner site, the Health Outreach and Peer Education (H.O.P.E.) Center, in Ho, Ghana, I am pleased to announce that exciting new initiatives are looming on the horizon. With the support and guidance of the Center’s staff and community members, the four of us GlobeMed students...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    GlobeMED: HOPE Center
    By - Andrew Meaux - In-the-Field Traveler
    As most people know in development, the field is often more riddled with questions than answers. Common among these questions is how to measure an organization’s impact. Does one use fancy metrics to chart how a project develops and analyze data? Or does one rely on qualitative analysis, the actually question and...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Healing and H.O.P.E.
    By - Allyson Westling - Co-president, GlobeMed at Northwestern
    This summer, four GlobeMed at Northwestern students are spending our summer at the H.O.P.E. Center. We are each conducting community surveys in addition to project tasks at the Center. Our work will be helpful in better identifying the health care needs of the community, how the current childhood nutrition program can be...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Introducing our summer team!
    By - Tiffany Wong - Outgoing Co-President, GlobeMed at Northwestern
    This summer, four GlobeMed@Northwestern members will travel to Ho, Ghana on a GROW trip to work on projects that will continue to build upon the Center’s existing programs in a sustainable fashion. Here is what the students have planned to do at the H.O.P.E. Center: “I will be educating young mothers in the village...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Progress Underway
    By - Tiffany Wong - Co-President
    Hi there! It's been a while since we have last posted, but things are going swimmingly at the GlobeMed at Northwestern chapter. We raised over $5000 for the clinic through campus fundraising events and individual donations for the H.O.P.E. Center, and sent $1300 to the clinic for security and utility payments for the...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Furthering nutrition project in Ghana
    By - Tiffany Wong - Our trip to the H.O.P.E. Center
    To the GlobeMed and Global Giving Community: Having returned from Ho just five days ago, Lalith and I are still reeling from the eye-opening and transformative experience we had visiting our partner, the H.O.P.E. Center. In our four weeks there, we learned how the Center has become an example for health clinics in the...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has received 33 donations
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    A Postcard from Improving Community Health in Ho, Ghana
    By - Sheila Leonard - Visitor
    Sheila visited this project on May 21, 2009. She writes: Sheila Leonard is a graduate student at George Washington University and intern at GlobalGiving. This summer, she is traveling in West Africa and visiting GlobalGiving projects. ------------------- On May 21 I visited the H.O.P.E. center in Ho, Ghana led...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Chapter Update!
    By - Tiffany Wong - incoming co-president
    Last weekend, GlobeMed at Northwestern raised over $700 from the Global Get Down, a night of performances and dancing to support the third phase of the nutrition project at the H.O.P.E. Center. Former co-president, Colleen Fant, has been working on the project, and has also been helping facilitate sexual health education...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Update on Nutrition Project and Pathology Lab
    By - Nikita Kohli - Co-President, GlobeMed at Northwestern
    In 2008, the HOPE Center launched a community-based nutrition program with funding from GlobeMed at Northwestern. A demonstration farm was established at the HOPE Center and in the neighboring community of Ando. In addition, mothers were provided with complimentary meals with high-protein content and taught how to prepare...
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has received 163 donations
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda posted a progress report
    Student Leaders Advance Partnership with the HOPE Center
    By - Jon Shaffer - President, GlobeMed at Northwestern
    Four students-leaders from GlobeMed at Northwestern University are currently traveling to Ghana to work with the staff at the HOPE Center on a diverse set of projects aimed at increasing the capacity of the Center to improve the health of local community members. Our team will work collaboratively, but will be focusing...
    • 6 years ago
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  • Provide Public Health for Orphans in Uganda has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Thanks to 710 donors like you, a total of $28,171 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Evanston, IL United States

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