Ebola Update from WHO

As of 3 July 2015, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported 450 dead from this recent outbreak in west Africa. The spread of the Ebola virus across country borders and in urban centers is worrisome and new for those working to contain this outbreak. More resources are needed now!

Haitian Relief Mission – December 2010

Stepping Together, Inc, will bring a team of health professionals once again to Haiti. The team will be hosted by Grace International Ministries and will work at Grace Village. Grace Village is a 4-acre compound where 25,000+ Haitians have been living since the devastating 12 January 2010 earthquake.  Grace Village is… Read more“Haitian Relief Mission – December 2010”

Cholera-hit Haiti Holding Elections

Voting opens in cholera-hit Haiti: Aljazeera.net …  http://bit.ly/gN9NsS The country continues to battle cholera. Aid is still needed. Let’s hope the Haitians are able to vote without difficulty.

Haitian Relief Funds needed!

As we feverishly work to return to Haiti later this month the Cholera endemic is spreading. We urgently request your support in helping us to secure additional funds to purchase much needed antibiotics for our third mission to Haiti. We will be working in Grace Village, a compound housing 27,000+… Read more“Haitian Relief Funds needed!”

The Ayesha Project is here!

We just successfully hosted our first Tea Social to re-launch our Domestic Violence Awareness project. Our project was renamed in honor of a young Bay Area victim of domestic violence. While Domestic Violence Awareness Month has come to a close our work continues. The Ayesha Project (TAP) Committed to raising… Read more“The Ayesha Project is here!”

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

We are proud to announce the re-launch of our project on domestic violence during this month. While we we very active in this area in the early 1990’s we stepped away because others were taking on this challenge. Now in the 2010 we find it necessary to relaunch our project… Read more“Domestic Violence Awareness Month”

Breakfast for Our Students

We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially for our children. An interesting article in USA Today addresses this issue and the issue of hunger in the US. We all have to be mindful of our community and it’s needs. All school meal programs should be nutritious in… Read more“Breakfast for Our Students”

Haiti Update: The elderly are in great need

A most desperate struggle in Haiti By William Booth PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — It was always hard to be old in Haiti, but after the earthquake, to be old and poor feels like a curse, say those who are both. My Take: We cannot forget there are people still suffering. The… Read more“Haiti Update: The elderly are in great need”

Medscape: Haiti Response Must Address Health Needs of …

Haiti Response Must Address Health Needs of Women and Girls Medscape Ob/Gyn & Women’s Health , 2010-01-27 My Take: Over the next 10-15 years we will need to continue to support the Haitian people as they rebuild their beautiful country. Ensuring  and developing adequate services now  for women and girls… Read more“Medscape: Haiti Response Must Address Health Needs of …”

Support Haiti In Small Ways

We have all been mesmerized by the reports from our neighbor, Haiti. We all want to help. It is important for all of us to pitch in, here are some ways you can help: ü Write your congressperson to encourage support to retire Haiti’s debt ü Make a point of… Read more“Support Haiti In Small Ways”