2010 News

Africare Media Kit

Africare Media Contact: Nicole Miles
202-328-5320, nmiles@africare.org




2010 Africare News Releases and Media Coverage


Africare wins Innovation Award from InterAction
Washington DC, December 13, 2010
-- On December 13, 2010, InterAction, an association of international nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), presented Africare with its Innovation Award as part of its Best Practices and Innovations Initiative. The award recognized Africare's Soybean Market Linkages Project in Zimbabwe.
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Africare Launches Obama Water Project
Washington DC, September 17, 2010
-- More than 800 government representatives, district chiefs, traditional leaders, heads of institutions and community members gathered in the Wassa Amenfi West District of Ghana on September 1, 2010 to witness the launch of the Ghana Water Access, Sanitation and Hygiene for Health (WASHH) Project.
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Mya Kicks Off Africare's Health Jam Community Service Day
Washington DC, September 6, 2010
As a tribute to Africare's Honorary Board Chair, President Nelson Mandela, and his extraordinary humanitarian and service-oriented contributions, Africare teamed with Grammy-Award winning artist Mya Harrison and local health organizations to provide a day of health services to one of the most underserved communities in Washington, DC. Learn More>>

U.S. President Donates Nobel Prize Money to Africare
Washington DC, March 11, 2010
-- President Obama today announced the charities that will receive a portion of the $1.4 million award that comes with the Nobel peace prize. Learn More>>

Senior Vice President, Jeannine B. Scott to Leave Africare
Washington DC, March 10, 2010-- After seven years of exemplary service as Senior Vice President, Jeannine B. Scott has announced her departure from Africare. Read More>>

Africare Leaders meet President Kikwete of Tanzania
Dar es Salaam, January 25, 2010-- President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete greeted Africare President Darius Mans at State House Dar es Salaam Monday. Learn More>>

Africare President Addresses Growing Needs in Africa on National Public Radio
Washington DC, January 12, 2010-- Newly elected Africare President Dr. Darius Mans sits down with award-winning journalist Michel Martin to discuss some of the greatest challenges facing the African continent and Africare's role in tackling them. Listen now>>


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