Mary Njoroge and The Dallas, TX, Global RESULTS Team Working Towards Education For All

By Margaret Smith
May 11, 2010

Margaret Smith, grassroots leader of the Dallas Global RESULTS Team, shares a great story about how her and her teams persistent pursuit of a great speaker (Mary Njoroge) made the difference in scoring a face to face with Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson to drive home the importance of the Education For All Act. Read More.

RESULTS/RESULTS Educational Fund Seeks Nominations for the Cameron Duncan Media Award

By Blair Hinderliter, Communications Director
May 04, 2010

RESULTS/RESULTS Educational Fund is seeking nominations for the annual Cameron Duncan Media Award, which recognizes a journalist for outstanding reporting of issues relating to poverty and hunger either domestically or worldwide. The award honors Cameron Duncan, a former associate executive director of RESULTS who devoted his life to fighting hunger and poverty. Read More.

Confronting a Global Epidemic through Partnership

By Jove Oliver
May 03, 2010

You know the power of RESULTS and RESULTS Educational Fund (REF) to move leaders in Washington, D.C., but did you know REF also works with partners around the globe to ramp up the fight against tuberculosis (TB)? Launched in 2004, Advocacy to Control TB Internationally (ACTION) brings together advocacy organizations from eight countries to push for greater resources to treat and prevent the spread of TB. Read More.

Senate Budget Committee Threatens Foreign Aid Spending in FY11

By John Fawcett, Legislative Director
April 27, 2010

Last week the Senate Budget Committee passed its blueprint for federal spending in Fiscal Year 2011 (FY11) and struck a potentially crippling blow to U.S. foreign aid programs by slashing $4 billion from the International Affairs account. This cut was the only reduction made to the president’s budget request, and it came in spite of a letter from 31 senators urging support for full funding for the International Affairs account. Read More.

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