Grant Projects Tagged With Community Health & Wellness

Read about grantees who have received funding from a Pollination Project grant .

Katrina Sanford, Healing Revolution

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2017-04-27T07:54:49+00:00

Earth Pearl Collective is launching their flagship health initiative, "Healing Revolution," a health pop-up series to connect marginalized communities with their local creative and alternative healing practitioners. This is the brainchild of Clinical Psychologist Dr. Katrina Sanford and Sadiqua Iman, an artist, Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor and Massage Therapist. "Healing Revolution" [...]

Beished Shabangu Majahonkhe, Sanitation Across Swaziland

2017-04-20T10:03:32+00:00

Our Sanitation across Swaziland program partners with the following Swazi Hotels: Piggs Peak Hotel & Casino, Sibane Hotel, Bethel Court & Vineyard including Esibayeni Lodge, eLangeni Primary School and Malindza New Hope Center, and Malindza High School and the American NGO Give Hope, Fight Poverty. The hotels provide the soaps, [...]

Rodger Mwanza, Save A Life Initiative( SALI)

2017-04-20T15:46:14+00:00

The Save A Life Initiative (SALI) is a project founded by long time Lifestyle Educator, Rodger Mwanza and Astridah Mwanza to help the community in primary healthcare screening focusing on Non-Communicable Diseases in Lusaka , Zambia. Through the Health expo screening programs and lifestyle/Health education seminars backed with scientific and evidence [...]

Jonathan Edward Ziemba, Yooper Organic Soil and Vermicompost

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2017-04-13T10:01:19+00:00

Jonathan Ziemba aims to teach the Keweenaw Peninsula community in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan about the benefits of vermicomposting to enrich the soil and lessen the dependence on chemicals in farming applications. A vermicompost system will be created on his property and the worms will be fed using organic [...]

Esther Wanjiku Mwangi, Esvendo Social Inclusion

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2017-04-17T12:44:56+00:00

Esvendo social inclusion project is an initiative created by Esther Mwangi. It was conceptualized after the realization over 3 million school days are lost every month because girls don't have a proper way to handle their mensturation. The social enterprise aims to stop adolescent girls from missing school in Kenyan [...]

Karine Sar, Empowering Disabled Women in Casamance (Senegal) through micro-enterprise

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2017-04-06T09:11:45+00:00

Karine and Deline’s Gift, the organization she leads, work to serve and create practical and impactful economic opportunities for marginalized and disabled women in Casamance, Senegal. They do that by them with providing skills training, seed funding and long term coaching so they can create successful micro enterprises that lead [...]

Juleen Wong, Tufts Veg Society

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2017-04-06T11:39:17+00:00

Tufts Veg Society is a diverse community of undergraduate students committed to making a sustainable, nourishing, and compassionate lifestyle irresistible for herbivores and omnivores alike. Through on-campus events, partnerships with other clubs, and a collaboration with Tufts Dining Services, we strive to be a space for education, dialogue, and delicious [...]