MCW Mourns the Loss of Mayor David Dinkins

MCW Mourns the Loss of Mayor David Dinkins November 24, 2020 – We learned of the passing of Mayor David Dinkins today. On behalf of MCW and our community around the world, our heartfelt condolences go out to his family and loved ones during this time of great sadness. Mayor Dinkins strongly believed in justice and human rights – exuding integrity …

Kandagira Ukarabe’(Step & Wash) Project in Kayenzi Market

  MC-Rwanda’s Youth Group volunteers demonstrate how to fetch water and fill jerry cans. Small jerry cans act as taps which are already commonly used on traditional hand wash stations.  Across the continent of Africa, daily visits to the marketplace function as a part of everyday life. Limited access to refrigerators for everyday people to use in Rwanda means perfectly calculated portions of …

MC-Tanzania Digital Alerts COVID-19

Access to accurate information about COVID-19 continues to be a challenge for communities around the world. Many people find themselves confused about what information to follow and which guidelines to enforce in their households. To minimize the virus’s spread, MC-Tanzania has stepped up its efforts by working with dental therapists from MCW’s Dental Outreach Training Program. MC-Tanzania shares digital messages from the World Health Organization’s …

Adrien Bizimana MC-Rwanda Program Officer

    The COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the lives of many people around the world. We asked MC-Rwanda’s Program Officer Adrien Bizimana how he has been managing with the threat of the coronavirus. Adrien said, “The unusual times of [the] pandemic has taught me that human cooperation is the source of all the answers to our daily problems. This …

Dr. Bonny Betson

  Dr. Bonny Betson is the Deputy Principal of Academics, Research, and Consultancy at Tanga College of Health Allied Science (TACOHAS). When COVID-19 first emerged in Tanzania, schools and universities shut down immediately. Dr. Betson was quick to respond and instrumental to his community during the quarantine. Dental therapy education is rigorous and pausing the education indefinitely can result in students’ knowledge and skills to …

MC-Zambia Safely Reopens After COVID-19 Closure

MC-ZAMBIA SAFELY REOPENS AFTER COVID-19 CLOSURE   NEW YORK, NY, July 29, 2020 –MC-Zambia, the local affiliate organization of New York-based MCW Global (Miracle Corners of the World), safely reopens after a temporary closure due to the coronavirus. During the second week of March 2020, MC-Zambia closed its doors to prevent the spread of the coronavirus as the team shifted to …

Young Leaders Fellowship 2022 – Call for Applications

Young Leaders Fellowship 2022Applications are now closed! About the ProgramThe Young Leaders Fellowship Program is a one-of-a-kind leadership opportunity open to all young people between 18 – 26 from all over the world who wish to address community projects in the areas of education, health, and economic security. The year-long program prepares young people to become leaders of change in …