All People Be Happy foundation presents: Deo Niyizonkiza founder of Village Health Works; healing patients, communities, and society in Burundi
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (CST)
The AllPeopleBeHappy foundation is proud to introduce Deogratias “Deo” Niyizonkiza, the protagonist of Tracy Kidder’s best-selling biography, Strength in What Remains, and founder of Village Health Works. Deo will speak about the vision, goals, and remarkable accomplishments of Village Health Works (VHW). From the building of a road to the hospital in Kigutu, Burundi, to the recent launch of a preschool program, VHW is a shining example of an organization with grassroots support and a willingness to address the many needs of the community of it supports.
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The AllPeopleBeHappy foundation (www.allpeoplebehappy.org) seeks to build a world in which all people can be happy by attacking poverty as a primary cause of unhappiness. The Foundation supports innovative efforts to combat poverty in the developing world.