It has been a little over a month since I got in Kenya. My time here has been a roller coaster, from very high disappointments to great surprises. I look back at the person I was a couple months ago and realize how much this project has stretched me. This has been quite a transformational process in personal development and growth.
If we could increase access to contraceptives to meet the need to avoid pregnancy, it is estimated that it would result in 50 million fewer abortions per year worldwide.
FGHL Blog: Katie McGinnis - A Glimpse Into a Child Life Program at a Kenyan Children’s Hospital, Part 1
Jul 19 2016
By FGHL Katie McGinnisKatie McGinnis, a Frist Global Health Leader, details her observations about the ways Kenyan Child Life Specialists operate and provide services to patients and families in a government national referral hospital.
HTHH had the opportunity to lead a half day event at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle, Washington.
Jul 14 2016
By Jenny Eaton Dyer, PhDHope Through Healing Hands and CARE will partner to lead a bi-partisan delegation of celebrities, philanthropists, and thought leaders predominately from the faith community this fall with the leadership of Senator Bill Frist, MD to Haiti.
International Family Planning: How Religious Conservatives Respond and How to Shape Messaging for Successful Advocacy
Jun 27 2016
By Jenny Eaton Dyer, PhD, Shannon Franklin, PhD, and Brian L. Heuser, EdDWith the support of Capital for Good, HTHH directed a 3-part national polling project in 2016 that included a national tracking study, an optimized messaging study, and focus groups.
Effective philanthropy is driven by three questions — why, what, and how? AEI President Arthur Brooks was joined by Melinda Gates for a discussion about how the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation answers these questions in their efforts to solve major public health and education challenges around the globe.