Kiwanis campaign helping to stamp out tetanus

Aug 25, 2014

Kiwanis campaign helping to stamp out tetanus

by Mami Maruko

Around the world, a baby dies every nine minutes from tetanus. To counter this, the international volunteer organization Kiwanis is seeking the complete elimination of maternal and neonatal tetanus, as the life-threatening disease still prevails in many developing countries. Kiwanis, through its global campaign ...

British fundraiser heading to Hokkaido on epic bike trip

May 29, 2014

British fundraiser heading to Hokkaido on epic bike trip

A British man is riding a motorcycle from Britain to Japan to raise money for orphans from the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Before leaving, Dominic Farwell-Cooke, a 28-year-old aircraft engineer, said he wanted to help those orphaned by the tragedy as well as ...