Our Fifth KFWH Community Event was held on October 14, 2016, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at The Hommocks Middle School in Larchmont, New York. This event included an opportunity for the community to focus on global health concerns, to find out information on KFWH chapter initiatives, to hear a panel discussion with worldwide experts, and to contribute to fundraising efforts. Our Special Event began with a high- end range of donated products and services offered at our Silent Auction which was chaired by Patrice Schwartz and aided by consultant, Joan Gansfuss, and their volunteer team. The quality items for auction included: crafted jewelry, professional signed photographs, paintings, baskets of selected children’s books and author-signed books along with services for a professional nutritional consultation, gardening design, and a vacation in Naples, FL. These were only a sampling of what our auction offered. We thank all of those who came out to support this! Ongoing during the silent auction was an array of home baked foods by the...Read More
JOIN US at Understanding Human Partnership: An Evening for Global Health Awareness and Connection — buy your tickets today!
Join us for an important evening on October 14, 2016! Pre-paid Tickets and Donations: $5—$25. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets! Learn more about Global Human Partnership! Participate in discussion! Support our community in the KFWH current goal to build a new KFWH Maternity and Pediatric Clinic at the John Dau Hospital in Duk Payuel, South Sudan! Kids for World Health is sponsoring their fifth Community Event on October 14, 2016 entitled “Understanding Human Partnership: An Evening for Global Health Awareness and Connection”. This year the event will include a thought- provoking program featuring our keynote speaker, John B. Dau, award-winning author and one of the Lost Boys from the Sudanese War and a panel of global health professionals with direct experience in the field! Under the theme of Global Human Partnership, the following topics will include: What do we mean by “Human Partnership”? Social Justice-What is it and how do we recognize and understand the needs of others? Cultural conditions- What causes strife for the world’s poorer villages? Impact on communities-how are...Read More