Grounds for Health Staff

Notes from Nyeri: Smiles and creativity

Sometimes a bit of silliness helps energize a classroom! When the after lunch lull set in, cajoling everyone onto their feet to “do the hokie pokie” resulted in giggles and laughs as our very serious students “put their whole self in and shook it all about.” Later in the afternoon, with Evah acting as a...
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On the Ground: Notes from Nyeri

Grounds for Health Clinical Consultant Susan Hollinger along with seasoned volunteer Lisa Dimondstein are currently in Nyeri, Kenya where they are running a training with Program Coordinator Evah Maina. Susan has been sending us quick updates from the field: Greetings from Nyeri, Kenya! The other day 14 midwives training to provide screening and treatment for cervical pre-cancer began a 4-day clinical...
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$200,000 Challenge Grant Success

WE DID IT! Thanks to a final donation from longtime supporter Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company Inc, we hit our goal of $200,000!! We are incredibly humbled and thankful for the generosity of EVERYONE who participated. Thank you so much. All $200,000 will be matched by an anonymous donor, which means we now have $400,000...
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Challenge Extended + Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

JUST IN: Since January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and we are so close to our goal, our generous benefactor has agreed to extend the $200,000 Challenge until the end of the month! This is an amazing opportunity to roll out our new initiative to reach more women than ever before. Only $1,871 to go...
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Grounds for Health Receives $200,000 Challenge Grant!

Grounds for Health is excited to announce that we have received a $200,000 challenge grant. From now until January 2018, every dollar raised in support of our programs in Peru, Ethiopia, and Kenya will be matched by a very generous anonymous donor. Thanks to strong local health partners and coffee industry support, Grounds for Health...
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Just Announced: Chilton Running Group Partner

We’re excited to announce that Grounds for Health has been selected as the non-profit partner of the Chilton Running Club’s next event: None Plus 5K! Chilton Running Club will donate proceeds from this virtual running event, hoping to raise upwards of $10,000. Thank you to the Chilton Runners for selecting us as your partner charity. We’re...
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International Women’s Day: #BeBoldForChange

#BeBoldForChange on International Women’s Day 2017 and beyond by taking groundbreaking action that truly drives the greatest change for women. Each of us can be a leader by taking bold pragmatic action to accelerate gender parity. Through purposeful collaboration, we can help women advance and unleash their limitless potential to economies the world over. At Grounds for Health, we...
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Support Partners Who Support Our Mission

To kick off Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, we wanted to let you know about some special offerings from a few of our partners. It’s a great opportunity to enjoy outstanding coffee while supporting the health of women in coffee-growing communities. Thank you to all our coffee friends for your continued support. Enjoy! Dilworth Coffee Dilworth...
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