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  • Partners In Health
  • Project Calliope
  • Carbon for Water
  • Project Heal Service Dogs For Wounded Veterans
  • Women Deliver Safe Motherhood Initiative
  • Living Proof: Their Daily Bread
  • Nobel Women's Initiative
  • Portland State University SWEET Lab
  • Bethany House
  • Yonkers Partners in Education Family Literacy Program
  • Project Mercury Rising
  • H2 Empower Library Project
  • We Need To Talk
  • Broadband for All
  • ONE DROP In Honduras - Access to Safe Water for the Communities of the Dry Tropics
  • KiBO Foundation
  • The Mary J. Blige Center for Women
  • Space Shuttle Guide
  • Solar Cooker Project for Women from Darfur
  • United Nations Clean Water Carbon Credit Program
  • Feeding Children Everywhere
  • Free the Water
  • Ukraine Kids
  • Lower East Side Ecology Center
  • Surrounded By Water: Enhancing Disaster Preparedness in Indonesia
  • Engineers Without Borders
  • Do One Thing
  • Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana

Latest Blog Posts

Bangladesh on Seven Summits

It has been a little more than two years since I felt called to embark on this journey - to walk to the highest point of every continent - in an effort to put my nation of Bangladesh and her women in a more positive light in the eyes of the world. Bangladesh in southern Asia from the orbital perspective ...Keep Reading

Innovation is Risky Business

I hear the word innovation constantly. The word is used in advertising, business plans, and countless seminars and conferences. Although there are cases of misuse and overuse for sure, I believe the reason why we hear the word innovation so much is because what is needed at this moment in history is, in fact, innovation. That is, innovation defined as ...Keep Reading

Seeing Earth From Space

We all have moments in our lives where something shifts, clicks into place. For me it was in June of 2008, when I clamped my feet to the end of the robotic Canadarm-2 on the International Space Station. With me firmly attached to the end, the arm was flown through a maneuver that we called the “windshield wiper,” which took ...Keep Reading

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