PAWS & EFFECT
Des Moines, IA
Awesome organization that raise, train and place service dogs for a variety of disabilities. They also provide Pet Partners for animal assisted activities and animal assisted therapy and run dog agility and rally obedience competitions as fund raisers for our programs. CLICK FOR MORE INFO.
WE SING FOR THE WORLD
New York, NY
We Sing For The World is an organization founded on the belief that music not only brings people together but that it has the power to heal. We Sing For The World is dedicated to raising fund and awareness for those in need in our neighborhoods and all around the world. CLICK FOR MORE INFO.
NEST RESCUE CENTER
The Nest Rescue Center’s mission is to provide food, education and basic health care to the orphans and destitute young children in this tiny village of Western Kenya. CLICK FOR MORE INFO.
AFYA’s mission is to recover targeted surplus medical supplies, hospital equipment and humanitarian provisions from the New York healthcare, corporate and private communities in order to establish categorized inventory to support ongoing health initiatives in Africa and the Caribbean.
Accomplishments to date:
- 2,300,000 pounds of medical and humanitarian supplies shipped abroad and diverted from landfills and incineration.
- 1,100,000 pounds of supplies sent to Haiti immediately after 2010 Earthquake, to Japan immediately after 2011 Earthquake and to Pakistan after 2010 floods
- $25,000,000 worth of supplies sent abroad
- 84 containers shipped abroad to date
- 134 shipments since 2008
- 23 Haitians trained who have treated 3100+ patients since the 2010 earthquake
- 40% of individual hospitals donate from NYC & Westchester
To accomplish this, we draw on the knowledge and experience of committed health professionals, business leaders, media pioneers and global visionaries. Afya believes in drawing from a wide range of knowledge to forge a path in bringing good health to those who need it most.