Operation Walk Boston is a major volunteer effort through which Brigham and Women's Hospital provides joint replacement surgery to patients in the Dominican Republic.
Although mental illness affects 450 million people worldwide, there is only one psychiatrist for ever two million people in many parts of the world.
Mama's Kitchen is committed to fighting HIV/AIDS and cancer through the power of nutrition. We provide a meal delivery service and food pantry to those affected by HIV/AIDS, and cancer.
VFC trains Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) who research a child’s situation so they can provide the court with thorough and balanced recommendations of what is best for the child.
We are a transfer high school, created to reengage over-aged/under-credited youth who are at risk for dropping out, or have already dropped out of high school.
This program is open to low-income, HIV positive residents of San Diego County who are healthy enough to not require meal deliveries, but whose health would benefit from a free grocery supplement.
Created in 1999, this program home-delivers meals to children whose parents are living with AIDS or cancer and are physically and/or mentally unable to prepare their meals.
Mama's Kitchen home-delivers meals to people living with AIDS who are physically and/or mentally unable to prepare their own meals. In 2012, 278,778 nourishing meals were delivered to 404 individuals
Created in 2006, this program home-delivers meals to people living with cancer, under age 60, who are physically and/or mentally unable to prepare their own meals.
UCSD Center of Gender Equity and Health has developed and evaluates family planning interventions that integrate intimate partner violence prevention.