Browse Charities By Category: Health and Wellness
More than one million people in the United States get cancer each year. Whether you have cancer or are close to someone who does, understanding what to expect can help you cope. In this section you can find basic information about cancer and what causes it, as well as in-depth information about spec…
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Atlanta, United States
09.01.2013 · From WYDKYourHealth
St. Jude is unlike any other pediatric treatment and research facility. Discoveries made here have completely changed how the world treats children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. With research and patient care under one roof, St. Jude is where some of today's most gifted researchers ar…
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Memphis, United States
09.01.2013 · From WYDKYourHealth
MSF's work is based on the humanitarian principles ofmedical ethics andimpartiality. The organization is committed to bringing quality medical care to people in crisis regardless of their race, religion, or political affiliation. MSF operates independently of any political, military, or religious ag…
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New York, United States
09.01.2013 · From WYDKYourHealth
OUR MISSION IS TO PREVENT, TREAT, AND CURE LUPUS THROUGH MEDICAL RESEARCH. The Alliance for Lupus Research is the world's largest private funder of lupus research, committing over $81M to date. We aim to find better treatments and ultimately prevent and cure systemic lupus by supporting bio-medic…
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New York, United States
09.01.2013 · From WYDKadmin
nternational is committed to breaking the cycle of poverty for rural families in Central America and Mexico by enabling landless communities to achieve land ownership and economic stability. We have learned that the root causes of poverty extend across communities and are passed down from generation…
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Seatle, United States
09.01.2013 · From WYDKadmin
Africare helps Africa. A leader among private, charitable U.S. organizations assisting Africa, Africare is also the oldest and largest African-American led organization in the field — and Africa is Africare's specialty. Africare's programs address needs in four principal areas: Agriculture &…
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Washington, United States
09.01.2013 · From WYDKadmin
AMREF is the largest non-governmental health development organization based in Africa.We manage a full range of medical and public health programs focused on the most vulnerable populations – women and children – and the most critical health issues facing the African continent today:         …
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United States
09.01.2013 · From WYDKadmin
aboutAARP FOUNDATION Uncertainty is the new normal. Americans age 50 and over face choices and pressures unlike those of any other age group — choices no one could have prepared for.   Older workers suffer the largest increase in long-term unemployment, the longest spells of joblessness and t…
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sacrametno, United Kingdom
08.01.2013 · From WYDKadmin
Who We Are Hundreds of thousands of mothers watching their children go to sleep each night in beds rather than on the floor. Children picking out their school clothes each morning from dressers rather than plastic garbage bags. Low-income, pregnant adolescents receiving the care-taking skills neede…
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Bethesda,, United States
08.01.2013 · From WYDKadmin