Posts Tagged ‘Care of the Poor’

Muslims, Hindus and Christians honour Catholic doctor Comments 0

Friday, September 4th, 2015

A man Philanthropist Gareth Morgan calls New Zealand’s own Mother Teresa has died in Bangladesh. Edric Baker was an inspirational New Zealand medical doctor who worked in an isolated rural area in northern Bangladesh for 35  years. His vision of ‘health care for the poor by the poor’ led him to set up of the Kailakuri Health Read more

Catholic Charities Hawai’i affordable housing program recognised Comments 0

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Catholic Charities Hawaii has received the national Social Innovation award, from Catholic Charities USA,  for one of its successful affordable housing programs. The Hale Wai Vista Support Housing Services program, launched in collaboration with Prudential Locations, is a 215-unit affordable rental project. “This is a great example of a nonprofit organisation and private sector company partnering to address a Read more