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November 15, 2013

Tumu Women’s Health Project 2013

In November, as a continuation of our Tumu Healthcare Initiative, our Austrian team from the University of Vienna will return to Tumu, Ghana to provide services and training toward improving maternal health and women's healthcare service delivery in the region.
June 11, 2013

Inaugural 10th Anniversary Gala at the Univesity Club

Virtue Foundation honors the first United States Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer at our annual fundraiser. A long-time champion for women's empowerment, Verveer is an innovative thought leader working tirelessly for gender equality and women and girls' rights globally.
June 10, 2013

A Message from Tina Brown

Tina Brown, former Editor-in-Chief of Newsweek & The Daily Beast, discusses Virtue Foundation's work in the areas of Acid Violence and Women Empowerment.
March 16, 2013

Dr. Joseph Salim Invited to Speak at the United Nations

Our President and Co-Founder Dr. Joseph Salim was invited to present at the U.S. State Department's "Global Initiative – Women in Action" International Visitor Leadership Program at the United Nations in New York.
March 14, 2013

Driving Solutions for Women and Girls

In Tumu in northwestern Ghana, there's only one hospital to serve 100,000 people and transportation is scarce. The result: injured children never see a doctor, women die in labor before they can reach medical help. But those appalling facts started to change when Women in the World, Virtue Foundation and Toyota came along with a few simple solutions.