It certainly goes without saying that a lack of food and starvation are problems that affect people all over the world. According to a UN report, an estimated 820 million people went hungry in 2018. In the United States alone, more than 37 million people struggled with hunger, including 11 million children. The causes of [...]
Anyone who participates in microfinance should understand that it is not some panacea or magic bullet that will completely solve poverty. It’s only natural that microfinance, like any other concept, is one that has its pros and cons. But to focus solely on its shortcomings ignores the difference that microfinance has made on the lives [...]
The whole concept behind microfinancing is that a little can go a long way. For individuals, families, and communities that are trapped in poverty, microloans can represent a singular beacon of hope, as these people don’t have the proper income to do business with traditional financial institutions. Most microloans are directed at empowering women in [...]
The brain is undoubtedly one of the most important parts of our body, and it’s the sole strength behind our constant advancement and innovation. Yet the brain can often suffer, whether it be from injury, disease, or disorder. The brain is undoubtedly one of the most important parts of our body, and it’s the sole [...]
Achieving equality and opportunity for women is one of the most important goals of our modern era. Though much has been done to increase awareness of the needs and rights of professional women, assistance from nonprofit organizations can reinforce this support and bring about real change in individual lives. There are many philanthropic organizations dedicated [...]
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