It’s been an exciting year for us here at The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship -- from launching a new U.S. program site, to cheering on one of our Fellows for Life as she was named a CNN Hero for her work to end domestic violence in rural communities. With the end of 2010 fast approaching -- and another big year (2011, the 20th anniversary of our U.S. Schweitzer Fellows Program) right around the … [Read more...] about Greeting 2011 With Gratitude: 2010 in Quotes and Pictures
For a full photo album from the Conference, click here. Follow @SchweitzerASF on Twitter and friend Schweitzer Fellow on Facebook to read our live Conference coverage. Thanks to heightened TSA rules and regulations, traveling across the country with your own toiletries can be a real chore—let alone traveling across the country with toiletries that you plan to donate to the domestic abuse victims … [Read more...] about 4th Annual Schweitzer Fellows for Life Conference Attendees Find Inspiration in Wynona Ward, Jack Geiger—and Each Other
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!
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
ASF is thrilled to announce that our 2010 Schweitzer Fellows for Life (FFL) Conference will feature keynote speaker Wynona Ward—a lawyer and Schweitzer Fellow whose journey from abuse victim to legal advocate provides concrete, solid evidence of the difference one skilled, committed person can make in the lives of society's most vulnerable people. As a child growing up in rural Vermont, … [Read more...] about Schweitzer Fellow, HJWT Founder, and CNN Hero Wynona Ward Announced as 2010 Schweitzer Fellows for Life Conference Keynote Speaker