Usually on Thursdays, we bring you new installments of "Five Questions for a Fellow." But today, we're bringing you a special reminder that registration for the 2010 Schweitzer Fellows For Life (FFL) Conference closes tomorrow, Oct. 1. Don’t miss your chance to be part of ASF’s biggest event of 2010 and register today! Need some convincing ? Here’s what you can expect by joining us the weekend … [Read more...] about Last Chance to Register for Our Annual Conference!
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If you can't attend the Schweitzer Fellows for Life annual conference this Saturday, don't worry: we'll be live-tweeting Wynona Ward's keynote, Jack Geiger's Schweitzer Prize ceremony and speech, our 8 breakout sessions, and more! Follow us on Twitter: we're @SchweitzerASF. Here's what we'll be covering:An inspiring keynote address by Wynona Ward (Fellow for Life, anti-domestic violence advocate, … [Read more...] about Follow @SchweitzerASF for Live Tweets From Our Oct. 16 Annual Conference!
This week’s installment of Moments That Matter comes from Kene Ofili, who as a Schweitzer Fellow in the Bay Area last year partnered with Healthy Oakland to launch “A Leg Up on Diabetes”—an educational program focused on providing knowledge about diabetes, managing associated symptoms, and preventing disease progression. Ofili, a student at Samuel Merritt University’s California School of … [Read more...] about Moments That Matter: “We Had Made a Big Difference in This Man’s Life”
Here at ASF, we’re beyond excited about this year’s Fellows for Life Conference keynote speaker, Wynona Ward -- a Schweitzer Fellow for Life and a 2010 CNN Hero who has dedicated her life to ending the cycle of domestic violence in rural communities. At our Conference on October 16 in Baltimore, we’re pleased to announce that we’ll be collecting donations of toiletries for the organization Ward … [Read more...] about Round Up Those Toothbrushes: Announcing a Toiletries Drive for Have Justice, Will Travel
Here at ASF, weâre beyond excited about this yearâs Fellows for Life Conference keynote speaker, Wynona Ward â a Schweitzer Fellow for Life and a 2010 CNN Hero who has dedicated her life to ending the cycle of domestic violence in rural communities. At our Conference on October 16 in Baltimore, weâre pleased to announce that weâll be collecting donations of toiletries for … [Read more...] about Toiletries Drive Announced for Oct. 16 FFL Conference