Vote for GlobeMed Chapters in the Be Vital Challenge
Johnson & Johnson is giving student organizations the chance to win $10,000 by submitting a video about that organization’s “activities that play a vital role in improving the health, well-being, or prosperity of [their] local or global community”. Five GlobeMed chapters took up the challenge, and we want to make sure they have the power of the network behind them!
Take a look at their videos and vote once per day until October 29th, 2012!
GlobeMed at Columbia University + GWED-G
GlobeMed at Columbia University partners with GWED-G, a human rights organization based in Gulu, Uganda, to provide health services & human rights advocacy for the communities surrounding Gulu.
GlobeMed at Dartmouth College + Kachin Women’s Association Thailand
GlobeMed at Dartmouth College partners with the Kachin Women’s Association Thailand to promote the health of women and children displaced by the ethnic conflict in Burma.
GlobeMed at Northeastern University + Kitovu Mobile AIDS Organization
GlobeMed at Northeastern partners with Kitovu Mobile AIDS Organization to provide water sanitation and hygiene to the Masaka Region of Uganda.
GlobeMed at UMKC + Kabwohe Clinical Research Center
GlobeMed at the University of Missouri-Kansas City partners with Kabwohe Clinical Research Center in Bushenyi, Uganda to improve the lives of people living with HIV/AIDS.
GlobeMed at the University of Virginia + Build Your Future Today Center
GlobeMed at the University of Virginia partners with the Build Your Future Today Center in Siem Reap, Cambodia to improve the health of vulnerable mothers and their children.
Written by Sarah Endres