Outreach International:

April 10, 2011

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Poverty plagues the world bringing with it the need for public health initiatives. Some effects of poverty include lack of access to healthcare, lack of safe shelter, lack of food, and living in dirty and unsanitary conditions. There are many organizations working to fight poverty and Outreach International is one. Outreach International works in 14 […]

World Hunger:

April 10, 2011

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World Hunger Facts 1.02 billion people in the world are hungry. UN Food and Agriculture Organization 1 billion people in the world live on less than $1 a day. “World Development Indicators 2007.” The World Bank. 27 percent of children under 5 are moderately to severely underweight in the developing world. “State of the World’s […]

Rising Star Outreach:

April 10, 2011

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VOLUNTEER IN INDIA Rising Star Outreach is an amazing organizing that helps leprosy colonies heal. Volunteers build communities, teach English, and work mobile health clinics. The main focus of Rising Start Outreach is to help the colonies become thriving and self sufficient. Goals: 1. Educate the colony children in a safe, healthy environment 2. Provide […]