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Hikers climbing up Mt. Kilimanjaro

Summit to See the END 2018

12 climbers from the US, Switzerland, and Tanzania have set out to trek up more than 19,000 feet to summit Mount Kilimanjaro in order to raise funds and awareness for neglected tropical diseases.…

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Child receiving medicine in line for deworming

GiveWell: Our top charities for giving season 2017

Originally published on GiveWell This year, we added two new top charities, Evidence Action’s No Lean Season program and Helen Keller International’s vitamin A supplementation program, and retained our seven top charities from 2016.…

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Man smiling in his house.

It Calmed My Spirit (part six)

By John Uniack Davis, Regional Director, West Africa, Helen Keller International The government and people of Mali are confronted with many challenges as they fight to pull the country out of poverty.…

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Child receiving medicine.

SMS campaign used to bring awareness about NTDs in Zimbabwe

Millions of people in Zimbabwe received text messages informing them about ongoing mass drug administration (MDA) programs for NTDs as part of a partnership between Econet Wireless, Higherlife Foundation, the END Fund, and the Zimbabwean Ministry of Health and Child Care.…

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Man posing in his house.

It Calmed My Spirit (part four)

By John Uniack Davis, Regional Director for West Africa at Helen Keller International The government and people of Mali are confronted with many challenges as they fight to pull the country out of poverty.…

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