Rwanda Genocide 100-Day Commemoration Culminates With Kigali Festival With Andrew Palau
Thousands respond to the world evangelist's proclamation of the Good News after a far-reaching Season of Service blesses entire city
KIGALI, Rwanda, July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fifteen years after the 1994 genocide that killed an estimated 1 million people in 100 days, ...
Americans With Disabilities Applaud President Obama's Intention to Sign the Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities
...ich the Senate will review and provide advice and consent for ratification.
"It is fitting for President Obama to sign the CRPD this week, in commemoration
of the 19th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)," says former Representative Tony Coehlo, co-author of the ADA, and USICD board m...
Mrs. Lily Safra, President of the Edmond J. Safra Foundation, to Announce Major New Medical Research Initiative During Israel Visit
... provided over
US$250 million in assistance to educational, medical, scientific, cultural,
and community projects in Israel. In the summer of 2007, in commemoration
what would have been Mr. Safra's 75th birthday, the Foundation made special
donations of US$180,000 to each of 75 organizations in Israel, totallin...
SAMHSA Honors Goldie Hawn, Youth Across the Country in Celebration of National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day
...art of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) "HEAR ME NOW: A Celebration of Resiliency through the Performing Arts" commemoration
of National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day, which took place at the Harman Center For the Arts in Washington, D.C.
15th Parkinson's Unity Walk A Step in the Right Direction for Parkinson's Community
...uted the "Message of Hope" Wall, on which visitors wrote their own messages of hope and inspiration for other members of the Parkinson's community. In commemoration
of the Walk's 15th anniversary, Solvay donated $15 per message, up to 1,000 messages, to the Unity Walk and raised a total of $15,000.
NIH multicenter AIDS cohort study commemorates 25 years of discovery
... The longest U.S. study of people with HIV/AIDS will be honored at a 25th anniversary commemoration
on May 12, 2009, at the Carnegie Institution for Science in Washington, D.C. The Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS) has significantly contributed to...
Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Raises Consumer Awareness During National Patient Safety Awareness Week
...nt Safety Foundation (NPSF) as an education and awareness-building campaign for improving patient safety at the local level. The theme for this year's commemoration
is "A Prescription for Patient Safety: One Partnership, One Team." NPSF has made available literature, videos, handouts and other materials to assist ...
Individuals Associated with Vinson Hall Retirement Community, Who Survived Pearl Harbor Attack, to Participate in Navy Memorial Event December 7
... in McLean, VA, who survived the Pearl Harbor
attack, will participate in a commemoration
of the event Sunday, December 7,
2008 at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washingt... and many other organizations," said
Martin. "Pearl Harbor Day is a special commemoration
in our nation's history
and we're honored to participate and recognize the ...
Pennsylvania Lt. Governor Catherine Baker Knoll Lauds American Red Cross Blood Donor Day
American Red Cross Blood Donor Day.
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and The American Red Cross ask donors
of all blood types to give blood in commemoration
of those who lost their
lives on 9/11 and to help strengthen community blood supplies. One blood
donation can save up to three lives.
"We all rememb...
Dermatologists Score Healthy First for Fans at Final Tennis Tournament Before U.S. Open
...fer free skin cancer
screenings, sun safety education and free sunscreen to spectators at this
important final tennis match before the U.S. Open.
of the WDS event, New Haven Mayor John DiStefano will
declare Sunday, August 17 as "Play Safe in the Sun" Day citywide in support
of the importance of...