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A Bednet Can Save a Life:

April 10, 2011

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Freedom from Hunger is an organization working in 17 countries across the globe. This organization focuses on finding solutions to chronic hunger and poverty. Freedom from Hunger has partnered with GlaxoSmithKline to battle malaria in impoverished countries. Over a million people die each year due to malaria. “There is a silent tsunami under way all […]

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 […]

charity: water

March 31, 2011

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Most of us have never had to worry about not having safe water to drink. We don’t have to walk miles every day to find a water source full of harmful bacteria or wait in line for hours to use a well. However, about 1 in 8 individuals don’t have access to this basic necessity […]