Topic: nonprofit

Schmidt ’21: The plight of the single-parent household

Columns, Opinions

Schmidt ’21: The plight of the single-parent household

November 14, 2018 0 comments

An amazing opportunity for Brown students is the exposure to people from a variety of cultures and backgrounds and getting to learn from their experiences.

ARMS co-founders Mirabella Roberts ‘20 (left) and Nicole Spring ‘20.5 (right) hope to continue their mission to combat the stigma surrounding mental health by creating outlets for artistic expression. Moving forward, they will focus on fundraising and planning similar performances and events.

Arts & Culture

Mental health nonprofit hosts first open mic night

September 26, 2018 0 comments

Art to Reduce Mental Health Stigma kicked off Friday night with the Express Your Psych Open Mic Night, an event aimed at creating a safe space in Providence for individuals to illuminate and express their experiences with mental health through all mediums of art.

Ugly Duckling Presse, which publishes non-commercial literature, celebrated its anniversary with a series of events Saturday.

Arts & Culture

Ugly Duckling Presse harbors unconventional texts

April 10, 2018 0 comments

This Saturday, the literary arts department celebrated the 25th anniversary of Ugly Duckling Presse, a Brooklyn-based nonprofit editorial collective that prides itself on publishing experimental, non-commercial literature, according to head editor and founder Matvei Yankelevich. The all-day programming included a book display in the John Hay Library, a roundtable of […]

Nonprofit sends used prosthetics to patients in Vietnam

News, Science & Research

Nonprofit sends used prosthetics to patients in Vietnam

April 23, 2017 0 comments

Prosthetics in Vietnam typically cost upwards of $2000, and the average annual income in Vietnam is around $1700.

Alum helps improve education access in South Africa

University News

Alum helps improve education access in South Africa

April 25, 2016 0 comments

This winter, Victoria Leonard ’15 worked in South Africa as part of a medical mission for the nonprofit organization Universal Promise.