Category Archives: Organizations

Nika Collective: Empowering Women to Make a Difference

I am so excited to introduce you to Nika Collective. This was started by a friend of mine who is so passionate to make a difference in the lives of women in Nicaragua. Please check out the website www.nikacollective.com. She has the ingenious idea to help teach vocational skills to women who are in situations […]

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New Orleans, LA: School at Blair Grocery

As I walked through the streets of the Lower 9th Ward in New Orleans, I stumbled across the School at Blair Grocery. In my wanderings, a couple of volunteers who were working and told me I needed to check this school out. What I found was an urban agricultural project. With some of the vacant […]

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Direct Relief USA: New Orleans, Louisiana

Since 2004, Direct Relief USA has grown to partner with nearly 1,100 clinics domestically. Direct Relief USA aims to strengthen community and health centers in three distinct ways. 1) Provide safety net inventory support through increasing access to medication to underserved people. 2) Replenishment Program by providing a reliable, no-cost supply of medication to clinics. […]

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Direct Relief Newsletters

I have had the wonderful opportunity to do some work with Direct Relief International in the last couple of months. Specifically, I was able to contribute a few images in the previous two newsletters they published for Fall and Winter of 2010. You can check see for Direct Relief International publications here.

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Direct Relief International

Last week, I was able to volunteer with a great local non-profit organization Direct Relief International. Direct Relief assists to provide medical equipment and services to people who are in need. They have helped with natural disaster including the Hatti Earthquake, the Tsunami, the Gulf Hurricane, and others. DRI also helps with supplying health services […]

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