Our country is facing a national identity crisis. In only one week, we have seen our country divided in ways that many of us have never seen. At this historical crossroad, we are questioning who we are as a country and the values that make our country exceptional. One of those values is our belief … Continue reading The Daniel Society Statement on President Trump’s Ban on Refugees
The reality is alarming—as global HIV-related deaths have declined among children and adults, adolescent deaths have increased. Approximately 1.8 million adolescents (between the ages of 10 and 19) are living with HIV/AIDS, 80% (1.4 million) of them live in Sub-Saharan Africa. This is a 28% increase since 2005. The stark reality is that adolescent HIV rates are projected to continue increasing because … Continue reading Sub-Saharan Adolescents Are Left Behind in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS
People are angry, and understandably so. They are concerned about stop-and-frisk
tactics, attempts to dismantle sanctuary cities, and threats to deport two million undocumented immigrants.
15 years ago when I had an idea to start an organization to help the poor, I never imagined that it would become “The Daniel Society,” a 501(c)(3) organization that brings hope, healing and purpose to people living in extreme poverty. We have made tremendous progress over the past several months to advance our mission. … Continue reading Together, We Can Do Great Things For Others in 2017!
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
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