The Center for Global Initiatives Discusses HIV/AIDS and Economic Empowerment in Zambia


Earlier this month, the Center for Global Initiatives held a number of meetings in Lusaka, Zambia to discuss ideas for a global health initiative targeting people living in extreme poverty.  Our founder and president, La Toya McBean, met with local government officials, UNAIDS, research institutions, prison officials, religious leaders and families living in extreme poverty, to discuss … Continue reading The Center for Global Initiatives Discusses HIV/AIDS and Economic Empowerment in Zambia

The Daniel Society Statement About the U.S. Election 2016


On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, our country elected Donald J. Trump as our 45th President. The election outcome has led to various protests across the country and has raised concerns about the rights and future of poor and immigrant communities. On the campaign trail and in recent media interviews, President-elect Trump has promised to take … Continue reading The Daniel Society Statement About the U.S. Election 2016

The Daniel Society Expands Advisory Board with Five New Advisers


BROOKLYN, N.Y., November 11, 2016—The Daniel Society, a nonprofit organization with a global mission to reduce poverty and confront injustice, has announced five new advisers to its Center for Law and Justice and Center for Global Initiatives. The new advisers to The Daniel Society’s Advisory Board are: Dr. Towera Loper is an adviser to the … Continue reading The Daniel Society Expands Advisory Board with Five New Advisers

Upcoming Zambia Trip to Discuss Global Health Project


Bringing healing to those living in extreme poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa is a top priority for us. This is why I will be traveling to Zambia this Saturday, October 29, to discuss ideas that will help us design an HIV/AIDS project that targets children, young women and incarcerated individuals living with HIV/AIDS. On my trip, … Continue reading Upcoming Zambia Trip to Discuss Global Health Project

It Is Possible to Lift Children Out of Extreme Poverty


“I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.” ―Edward Everett Hale Alarmingly, nearly 385 million children are living in extreme poverty; they live in households on a $1.90 budget per day. While extreme … Continue reading It Is Possible to Lift Children Out of Extreme Poverty