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Dr. Kimberly Shriner Founder of The Phil Simon Clinic Tanzania Project is Today’s Honoree

Approximately 35 million people worldwide are infected with HIV. Nearly 60 percent of those infected live in sub Saharan Africa where there is very limited medical care. For the past 15 years, infectious disease specialist Kimberly Shriner, M.D., has been leading an effort … Continue reading

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Today’s Honoree is Farooq Busari

Farooq Busari is  a 2009 Ohio Wesleyan graduate who has launched the Shakepoverty Foundation, an international organization dedicated to alleviating extreme poverty in sub-Saharan Africa. “Poverty can be ended, not by a handful of people, but with millions of handshakes,” … Continue reading

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