Vida Bonilla, Blooming Expressions Brujx School

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2017-04-28T10:42:16+00:00

Blooming Expressions came together as a collective in response to the lack of healthy food and alternative medicine options in our communities. It is a collaboration of young community organizers in San Francisco. It’s mission is to provide sustainable solutions to the public in order to improve community health. Through [...]

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" [...]

Erin Pendexter Stone, NursingWise

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2017-04-06T09:11:26+00:00

Erin Pendexter Stone is a registered nurse caring for Maine’s chronically ill population with a vision to create a culture where talking about dying is a shared value. End of life care for many of our frail citizens with chronic illnesses becomes hospitalization after hospitalization, going through painful often unnecessary [...]

Xiomara Arriaran, Youth Health Action Project

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2017-03-17T10:24:04+00:00

We believe that access to education, healthcare, and mental health should be a right to the public. This is why Youth Health Action Alliance (YHAA), a student-run high school union, calls attention towards increasing Sonoma County’s Human Development Index score by addressing key determinants of health affecting the teenage population. [...]

Kamiko Adams, “My Voice Matters” Thru Performing Arts

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2017-03-09T02:00:41+00:00

"My Voice Matters" Thru Performing Arts, is an event that brings Performing arts opportunities to the youth to be used as a tool to help with the learning process in all areas of their lives when dealing with disabilities such as Auditory Processing in which KaMiko Adams has been dealing [...]

William Bynum, Oroville Pollinators Project

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2017-03-02T12:30:37+00:00

The Oroville Pollinators Project hopes to develop a demonstration pollinator garden at Oroville's Centennial Plaza, California. By planting nectar rich natives and hosting plants for insect larvae, Save Oroville Trees—in partnership with Butte Environmental Council—hopes to attract native pollinators threatened by human impacts including the rapidly declining monarch butterfly. The [...]

Scholastica Kinuthia, Rescue Me Foundation International

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2017-03-02T12:38:20+00:00

Rescue Me Foundation is a nonprofit organization that works in Ghana, and it is a program of One World Children's fund in the U.S. The foundation’s main vision is to help promote healthy living awareness, improve access to health care and reduce illiteracy among children and other underserved populations in [...]