To download a PDF version of this press release that includes a full listing of the newly-selected 2011-12 Schweitzer Fellows, click here. The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) is thrilled to announce the selection of its 2011-12 Schweitzer Fellows—265 multidisciplinary graduate students who will spend the next year addressing health disparities and developing lifelong leadership skills at 13 … [Read more...] about ASF Names 2011-12 Schweitzer Fellows
Leaders in Service
Children’s Defense Fund, American Cancer Society veteran will enhance opportunities for philanthropic participation in the nonprofit’s mission With the 20th anniversary of its efforts to reduce U.S. health disparities on the horizon, The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) has named Marilyn Kuhar as Chief Development Officer. Kuhar previously directed development for the Children’s Defense Fund, … [Read more...] about Schweitzer Fellowship Names Marilyn Kuhar as Chief Development Officer
Every year, the American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation honors emerging medical professionals with Leadership Awards recognizing "strong, nonclinical leadership skills in advocacy, community service and/or education." Given that The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF)'s mission is to develop Leaders in Service, it's fitting that two of this year's inspiring AMA Leadership Award recipients -- … [Read more...] about Two Schweitzer Fellows for Life Win AMA Leadership Awards
Like any nonprofit worth its salt, ASF is on Facebook -- our presence there is a terrific tool both for keeping Schweitzer Fellows and Fellows for Life posted about ASF news, and for engaging the general public in what we do. But there's one element of Facebook we admittedly haven't yet mastered: the Cause app. The ASF Cause has 190 members and has brought in $135 -- we're grateful for every … [Read more...] about Support ASF in America’s Giving Challenge!