On Monday, October 17, 2016, The Daniel Society was honored to join the United Nations and other NGOs to recognize and address the humiliation and exclusion that many people living in poverty endure.
“Wherever men and women are condemned to live in extreme poverty, human rights are violated. To come together to ensure these rights are respected is our solemn duty.” (Father Joseph Wresinski, engraved on the commemorative stone at the Trocadero Human Rights Plaza, Paris.) Monday, October 17, 2016, was the United Nations’ International Day for the … Continue reading Highlights from the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
On Sunday, October 9, 2016, The Daniel Society attended a celebration of a new partnership between International Lifeline Fund and ClearWater Initiative at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, The Daniel Society participated in the Queensborough Community College / CUNY Volunteer Fair to recruit interns for our Spring Internship Program.
On Monday, September 26, 2016, The Daniel Society was honored to join other distinguished guests at the UN to address the issue of racial inequity and doing more to improve the lives of minorities living in poverty.
Recently, the U.S. admitted its 10,000th Syrian refugee, reaching its goal of admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees for the fiscal year. National security adviser, Susan Rice, stated that the president understands “the important message this decision would send, not just to the Syrian people but to the broader international community.” Syria is the world’s largest … Continue reading U.S. Accepts Syrian Refugees Ahead of Schedule