New Era Health Center located in Philadelphia is caring for a population of chronically ill displaced men many are homeless veterans, homeless elderly men with mental health disorders and elderly men released from prison. The most common social problem is lack of adequate housing employment and food. The most common medical problems include hypertensive cardiovascular and kidney disease and prostate cancer. While depression is present, treatable and preventable mental conditions are grossly overlooked. Addiction to nicotine, alcohol and narcotics is an epidemic in this community.
A dysfunctional family breeds future poor mental health and the disturbed mind originates from some form of violence. To improve community wellbeing we must end domestic violence. But domestic violence cannot be eradicated without placing men at the forefront of protecting women from violence since men are its main perpetrators.
Hip Hop Loves Foundation mission is to educate underpriviledge people globally though Hip Hop's Positive and and Unfiying attributes. That will be accomplished by using techology, workshhops and seminars and facilate an exchage outreach from the United States and abroad. Rio , Brazil is the first destination in November 2009.
Teachers Without Borders (TWB) Nigeria is closing the education divide through teacher professional development and community education. Lead by Raphael Ogar Oko, TWB Nigeria’s innovative programs and strategies incorporate unique curricula, investment in community outreach, and a commitment to sustainability and growth. Raphael Ogar Oko and his TWB team are improving lives for teachers in Nigeria and around the world.
“The idea is to accelerate sustainable quality through a digitally technological inclusiveness for the poor , marginalized and vulnerable school children as a fundamental human rights for a sustained human development and equity, poverty reduction, HIV/Aids reduction, self reliance and timely global connectivity”
WISERBridge promotes equal access to higher education by improving primary students’ academic outcomes through remedial student revision courses, targeted teacher professional development, streamlined benchmark assessments, collaboration between students, parents and educators, and an incentivized pay system. WISERBridge enforces accountability to student performance, empowering students, teachers and parents through its vision.