Category Archives: Community

Kenny Slaught Notes Challenges Facing Global Health

“These grants are meant to spur on new discoveries that could ultimately save millions of lives,” noted Chris Wilson, Global Health Discovery Director at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. “GCE winners are expanding the pipeline of ideas for serious global health and development challenges where creative thinking is most urgently needed.” Kenny Slaught believes that where human lives are concerned, medical research and practice need expanding horizons for quick and holistic global health initiatives.

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CADA: tackling alcoholism and drug abuse in Santa Barbara

CADA: tackling alcoholism and drug abuse in Santa Barbara

Drugs and alcohol have been a big problem for almost every community in the world. We can consider that nobody is absolutely safe from falling into these addictions. Fortunately, there are many institutions in almost every city in the world that tackle this problem. Many of these institutions have very controversial approaches to these addictions… Continue Reading

Nonprofit Kinect: helping charities do their job

Nonprofit Kinect: helping charities do their job

As a company are you a bit afraid of what is happening with your charity money? Do you know what to do with your fiduciary responsibility? Have you ever wondered if your fundraising activities are enough and if your company can support such fundraising? Nonprofits are very important for the community as we have seen… Continue Reading

How Much Do You Actually Know About Santa Barbara?

How Much Do You Actually Know About Santa Barbara?

The city and county seat of Santa Barbara is located in California and has an impressive variety of arts and cultural events, education institutions in all levels, as well as parks and recreations and athletic activities. With its estimated population of 91,000, the majority of residents are locally born and range between 5 and 34… Continue Reading

Taking a Closer look at UCSB Foundations

Taking a Closer look at UCSB Foundations

The University of California in Santa Barbara, or UCSB, is one of the 10 universities that make up the public university in California. It’s located, as the name states in Santa Barbara, approximately 100 miles of Los Angeles. It can be traced back until 1891, when it first opened its doors as the Anna Blake… Continue Reading

Two cultural events to fall in love with Santa Barbara

Two cultural events to fall in love with Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is a beautiful place. It has historic buildings, delicious restaurants, white beaches and the people are so cordial that anyone would want to stay and live there. As if this isn’t enough, Santa Barbara is also a space full of culture. Soon there are two events, one about film arts and another on… Continue Reading

Working Hard for Gender Equality in Santa Barbara

Working Hard for Gender Equality in Santa Barbara

Nowadays we can see how most countries worldwide recognize the importance of living in societies where gender discrimination is not an issue. Many countries have established laws and regulations to promote gender equality, allowing women to have access to health services, educational, and economic rights that once were not even an option. Despite the global… Continue Reading

Immigrant Hope: giving resources to immigrants

Immigrant Hope: giving resources to immigrants

Being an immigrant is already a big step and a bundle all together. First because having the courage to live in another country is very hard to find and not everybody is able to do it; second, because you are far from family and friends and the legal system sometimes does not benefit you or… Continue Reading