SPRING 2018 ITEMS FOR ACTION

UPDATES on CVSA's Community Education Campaign for the Implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals

FEATURE: CVSA Brings University of Southern California Engineering Students to Texas for Disaster Recovery Projects

News on the Move to Los Angeles
CVSA ITEMS Spring 2018 for website.pdf
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SPRING 2017

CVSA’s “Taking Ownership of the SDGs” Community Workshops Take Off! Click to open in Adobe Acrobat or clidk download to save file.
ITEMS Spring 2017 post.pdf
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FALL 2016

CVSA Takes the Lead Bringing the SDGs to Communities in the U.S. Click to open in Adobe Acrobat or click download to save file.
ITEMS 16 Fall post.pdf
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SPRING 2016

CVSA Launches Nationwide Community Education Campaign for the SDGs. Click to open in Adobe Acrobat or click downlaod to save file.
Spring 2016 ITEMS Newsletter 20pg.pdf
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SPRING 2015

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ITEMS Fall 2015.pdf
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In this edition:

 

  INVEST YOURSELF Goes to United Methodist Regional Conferences

 

  TRIBUTE to Reverend Randle B. Dew

 

  UN: General Assembly Unanimously Approves 2030 Sustainable 
  Development Goals

 

  CVSA Volunteer Delivers Medical Supplies to Greek Community 
  Clinic

 

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Spring 15 ITEMS.pdf
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In this edition:

 

   Launch of 2015 INVEST YOURSELF Campaign Held at 53rd 
   Session of Commission on Social Development at UN

 

   CVSA Member Organizations Offer Their Organizing Expertise to
   NGOs at UN Conference

 

   CVSA's US-China Volunteer English Teaching Project 

SUMMER 2014

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ITEMS Summer '14.pdf
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In this edition:

 

    CVSA Gains Special NGO Status to UN Economic and Social
    Council 

 

    Free Health Clinic in Greece Joins CVSA - International Support
    Sought to Address Public Health Crisis in Face of Austerity Policies 

 

    The Power of the Full-time Volunteer to Break the Popular Sense
    of Powerlessness

 

    Water denials a growing U.S. trend: Detroit Residents Fight 
    Household Water Shutoffs, Gain UN Attention

 

SPRING 2013

Health Care Volunteers Needed for
First Free Indigenous-run Hospital in Honduras

Internationalist Call for Garífuna Hospital Volunteers and Support

 

Dr. Luther Castillo, founder of the First Popular Garífuna Hospital in Ciroboya, Colon, on the northern coast of of Honduras, was hosted by CVSA and the New York Support Committee for the First Popular Garífuna Hospital for a week of speaking engagements in New York City, speaking about an alternative model to health care delivery — as a human right.

CVSA Establishes Ongoing Disaster Volunteer Information & Referral Service

In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, from which tens of thousands of families in working class neighborhoods in the New York Metropolitan area are still struggling to recover five months later, CVSA volunteers spearheaded the formation of a Disaster Relief Information Volunteer Information & Referral Service.