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Interested in a career with a non-profit—or in developing a new NGO that will change lives? You’re sure to gain insight and inspiration from Samir Lakhani, a 24 year old graduate of the University of Pittsburgh who created Eco-Soap Bank, a Squirrel Hill-based organization that sterilizes and repackages discarded soap..
Samir Lakhani witnessed the spread of disease firsthand while volunteering in Cambodia. His non-profit, Eco-Soap Bank, has supplied more than 650,000 individuals with soap and hygiene education since 2014.
Join Samir in room 630 of the William Pitt Union on Friday, February 9 from 3 - 4 pm.
Last Updated On Thursday, February 01, 2018 by Mauer, Rachel Michelle
Created On Thursday, February 01, 2018
Every other year, the leaders in tropical medicine come to Montreal to share the latest updates health professionals working with travelers, immigrants, and indigenous populations need to know. Hosted by the McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health.
This lecture will take place in 4130 Posvar and be given by Dr. Charles Lwanga. Dr. Lwanga is a visiting assistant professor of Music at Skidmore College in New York, where he teaches theory and ethnomusicology.
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