Shining a Light on Kleine Levin Syndrome in Times Square

Yesterday, February 28, was Global Rare Disease Day, a day to raise awareness for the over 300 million people living with a rare disease worldwide. The KLS Foundation wanted to go as big as possible to support this day and spread awareness to the world about Kleine Levin Syndrome, a very rare disease known as KLS. The … Read more

Unexpected Freeze Finds Texans Facing Boil-Water Advisories and Water Scarcity. CannedWater4Kids and INX International Team Up to Send Drinking Water Relief to Texas

It has been a devastating week of freezing temperatures for Texans, compounded with more than 10 inches of snow and ice. The unexpected freeze, along with cracked or burst pipes, finds nearly half of Texans facing boil-water advisories and safe drinking water scarcity. Fortunately, humanitarian efforts from companies like CW4K and INX will make a … Read more

Street2Ivy Honored in Forbes Magazine’s Next 1000

Based in Boston, Street2Ivy is a brand focused on enabling economic empowerment in underserved communities. Recently, Street2Ivy, and Founder Tavares Brewington have been honored as one of Forbes Magazine’s Next 1000. The inaugural 2021 list celebrates small business owners across the country on the road to success. Review the Next 1000 list here, and see … Read more

Latino Community Fund Announces Health & Wellbeing Initiative in Partnership with Consulate General of Mexico

LCF Georgia, recognizing the critical importance of binational collaboration to address challenges in health access from the Latino community in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, is excited to announce a partnership with the Consulate General of Mexico through the Ventanillas de Salud program with the common purpose improving the physical and mental well-being of Mexicans living in Georgia and … Read more

Help Line Offers Solace and Comfort to Those in Need of Someone to Talk to

Volunteer Ministers of the Church of Scientology Torino and Pro.Civi.Co.S Torino, the Civil Defense Volunteers of the Scientology Community, set up a telephone line called “Words of Comfort”—a helpline for anyone needing someone to talk to. The volunteers decided to provide this service after seeing the toll created by eleven months of uncertainty, restrictions and financial … Read more

Kindness Restores Faith in These Challenging Times

While encouraging friends, neighbors and local merchants to help bring the pandemic under control by complying with protocols, Volunteer Ministers from the Edinburgh Scientology Church, the Hubbard Academy of Personal Independence (HAPI), help brighten the days of those isolated by the lockdown. Since May, Edinburgh VMs have been carrying out an initiative — part of an international Volunteer Ministers program. They have … Read more

LCF Georgia Welcomes Natalie Hernandez, Ph.D., MPH to the Board of Directors

The Latino Community Fund announces the appointment of Natalie Hernandez, Ph.D., MPH, a professor and researcher at Morehouse School of Medicine to its board of directors, effective Jan. 1, 2021. Dr. Hernandez is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine and Interim Director of the Center for Maternal Health Equity at … Read more

Mudita Magazine Pledges to Donate Fourth Quarter Proceeds to Help CannedWater4kids (CW4K)

This quarter, Milwaukee-based wellness and eco-living magazine Mudita is donating proceeds to CannedWater4Kids, a local non-profit that helps ensure that children have access to safe, clean drinking water worldwide.  “We selected CannedWater4kids because of their work supporting children while providing an eco-friendly product,” said Stephanie Krubsack, Co-Founder of Mudita. “We are grateful for Mudita’s support. Every dollar … Read more

Milano Scientologists Reach Out to Help Vulnerable Neighbors

For the past two months, as Italy has navigated its second wave of COVID-19, Scientologists of Milano have once again reached out to help. They began with an outreach campaign. In coordination with local authorities, they printed and posted notices in shops and residences offering their services to vulnerable neighbors—the elderly and the ill, those … Read more