Thanks to the Pittsburgh Foundation’s Day of Giving and a simultaneous match challenge by the Pittsburgh Schweitzer Fellows Program Advisory Board, donations to the Pittsburgh Schweitzer Fellows Program on October 3—Match Day—will be more than doubled. To participate, go to www.pittsburghgives.org on Wednesday, October 3. The "Donate Now" link will appear on the front page starting at midnight; … [Read more...] about Mark Your Calendar—and Have Your Gift Doubled!
With next year marking the centennial celebration of Dr. Albert Schweitzer’s iconic hospital in Africa, The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) is thrilled to announce the selection of its 2012-13 Schweitzer Fellows. These 243 multidisciplinary graduate students at 12 ASF program sites throughout the U.S. will spend the next year learning to effectively address the social factors that impact … [Read more...] about Announcing the 2012-13 Schweitzer Fellows!
If you're a regular visitor to Beyond Boulders, you know that the main focus of our posts is our Schweitzer Fellows -- the ~200 individuals (primarily university graduate students) we select each year to follow in Dr. Albert Schweitzer’s footsteps. The Fellows partner with community-based organizations to identify an unmet health need, design a yearlong 200-hour service project with a … [Read more...] about Post a Review; Help Magnify ASF’s Impact on Health Disparities!