Archive for the ‘Education’ Category
Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
Lack of accurate information and negative myths are two of the main reasons more people do not sign their organ and tissue donor cards. Get the facts in this OneWorld blog.
As of 4/1/13 there were 117,743 people waiting nationally for lifesaving organ transplants in the U.S. Of these, 95,567 need a new;
Saturday, March 9th, 2013
Sonia Sotomayor’s story should inspire many of today’s Latinas and African American girls who may think they cannot make it because things are too hard right now. Sotomayor’s life was difficult; she became a “library rat” without guidance. Going to the library was an escape from an emotionally distant mother. Sonia learned early that education and dedication were critically important to the success she knew she wanted and envisioned for herself. Our children need to know that success is possible for them.
Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
“Polyps found before they become cancerous can be removed, so these tests may prevent colorectal cancer. Because of this, these tests are preferred if they are available and you are willing to have them.” Take care of yourself; you are irreplaceable.
Wednesday, February 13th, 2013
“Brainwashed” offers important opportunities for open and honest discussions in the Black community. It is a constructive launching pad. As is evident in the OneWorld Progressive Institute TV program facilitated by Enola Aird (http://youtu.be/loc-QxPZxZg), there are many ways to approach the information provided in the book.
Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
For families whose loved ones have been diagnosed with dementia as early as age 50, the ‘epidemic’ is already here. OneWorld Progressive Institute prosents 2 X 1-hour community information programs on Alzheimer’s specifically, and Dementia in general. Links to clips from those programs are included in this OneWorld blog.