Archive | 2007

New York Times Essay: First One Orphan, Then Many More

New York, N.Y.  The United States has plenty of affluent do-gooders who are taken with the idea that with their experience and creativity they could harness expertise and money to better the lives of people in the developing world. . I know now, seven years after founding my own global charitable organization, that this is [...]

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Orphans International Worldwide 6th Annual Benefit with Peter Yarrow

New York, N.Y.  Peter was everything we had hoped for and more. I was honored to receive U.S. Congressional recognition initiated by Rep. Carolyn Maloney, and Peter was delighted with his letter of support from Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton. Peter auctioned off the autographed Peter, Paul & Mary guitars donated by Martin Guitars, and the [...]

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Orphans Around World Look up to Silicon Valley Prodigy

New York, N.Y.  Orphans International Worldwide (OIWW) has added Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of the social-networking site facebook.com, to their list of Global Heroes and Role Models. This list includes such notables as Albert Schweitzer, Martin Luther King, the Rt. Rev. Desmond Tutu, Mother Teresa, Yitzchak Rabin, Nelson Mandela, Albert Einstein, Elie Wiesel, and [...]

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First Orphans International Child Passes Away; Organization In Mourning

New York, N.Y.  The following was released to the boards and staffs of Orphans International Worldwide April 18 by Jim Luce, Founder & Director of Orphans International Worldwide, and Donald W. Hoskins, M.D., President, Orphans International America: We are very sorry to have to report the death of our precious child, Love, age eight, living at OI [...]

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Much Ado Over the Freedom to Love–LGBT bias rears ugly head over upcoming Pink Dot event in Singapore

Film: Cameroon’s Response to ‘Born This Way’

‘Children of the Night’ Focuses on Human Sex Trafficking in U.S.

Trip into Rural Haiti to Visit “Little Miss Moses”

Step Forward For Orphans Day Held in Washington

Curiator: What is the Art You Care About?