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The Envision Peace Initiative

       1987                       
Student delegation to Zimbabwe co-sponsored by the New York City Department of Education, the UNA, UNICEF, the Foreign Policy Association and the U.N. Centre Against Apartheid.


        1990                       
Apartheid Awareness Day, Dag Hammarskjold Auditorium, at the U.N. (NYC)

Student delegation sent to Kenya and Tanzania.

The Day of the African Child co-chaired by Ms. McBroom-Small on behalf of New York Metro Committee for UNICEF.


      1994                       
A student delegation to Israel in cooperation with by the Manhattan Superintendent of New York City Department of Education.

 

                                             1998                       

For Our Children’s Sake Inc. Foundation student delegation receives credentials and attend NGO weekly briefings.
 

For Our Children’s Sake Inc. Foundation organizes over three hundred students from the tri-state area as special guests to the United Nations Development Project Awards for the International Day for the
Elimination of Poverty


2000-Present        

For Our Children’s Sake Inc. Foundation Chapter, Malawi, Africa
 

Student delegation: “The Model UN” International Program,
General Assembly, U.N.

Direct-aid  The “Nenneh
Center” Freetown, Sierra Leone


Programs The Children of Lascaholas,
Haiti Medical Center


Kanya Donse Fanyi NGO Kindia Guinea
 

The School Relief Fund, Jamaica, West Indies

 

                                                   Awards 

 

                  Proclamation from the Office of the Mayor of New York City
                                            (Mayor David Dinkins)

Proclamation from the Office of the President Of the Borough of Manhattan (Ruth Messinger)
The New York Metro Committee Medallion (UNICEF)
The Global International Environment and Humanitarian Award of Notable Achievement and Excellence For the Advancement of
Universal Peace and Economic Prosperity

 

Letter of Appreciation:
First Lady of New York State
Matilda R. Cuomo


Letter of Appreciation: The Little Sioux St Francis Mission


Letter of Appreciation:
The First Lady of Sierra Leone, Ms Kabba


The Student and Philanthropy Project Award,
New York City Department of Education

Awards and Commendations

James Madison Memorial Fellowship
(New York State Recipient)

Letter of Congratulations upon receiving Fellowship,
U.S. Senator Patrick Moynihan

The 1995 Teacher of the Year Award,
Manhattan High Schools Superintendents Office

The 1996 & 2002 Who’s Who Among American’s Teachers

Breast-feeding poster commissioned by the
New York State Department of Health

Achievement Award, The Friends of The Children of Lascaholas


Former and Present Committee and Board of Directors Memberships

The Metropolitan Committee for UNICEF

The United Nations Association of New York (UNA)

The Girl Scout Council of Greater New York

The Religious Education Association of the
United States and Canada

Community Board #6 Manhattan, New York

New York State Department of Education Regents Review Committee

Special Consultant: The Fifty-First Anniversary of the United Nations:

Special Consultant: The United Nations Special Session on Africa (U.N.D.P.1998)


Goodwill Ambassador/Delegation of Educators/Guest of State

Burkina Faso (UNICEF), Japan, China, Israel, Germany, Zimbabwe, Guinea, Ghana, Cote d’ Ivoire, and Sierra Leone Initiatives

Created the First Human Rights Committee on a Community Board (6)
in the history of New York City

The Unitarian Universalist Service Committee “Blankets for Ethiopia” campaign

Created the poster for an International Breastfeeding campaign

The “Discover Burkina Faso” campaign

            
 
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