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  • MedShare and PAHO Foundation

    The organizations seek to improve access to quality healthcare and rebuild health systems following the recent disasters in Latin America and the Caribbean.   ATLANTA, Georgia (October 20, 2017). – MedShare, an Atlanta-based humanitarian aid organization dedicated to global health, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with PAHO Foundation, a nonprofit organization that exists to respond […]

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  • Georgia Tech Research Advances MedShare’s Mission

    Research Helps Humanitarian Aid Organization     Researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology have identified how medical surplus items can be distributed more efficiently by humanitarian organizations. Two recent articles, “Effective Medical Surplus Recovery” and “Truthful Mechanisms for Medical Surplus Product Allocation,” identify operations methodology that enables recipients to request and receive items that […]

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  • MedShare Named a 4-Star Charity — AGAIN!

      October 2, 2017 – MedShare, an Atlanta-based humanitarian aid organization dedicated to global health, was named a 4-Star Charity by independent, nonprofit rating organization, Charity Navigator. This is the 13th consecutive year that MedShare has achieved this honor.   Rated on donation transparency, organizational accountability, and measurable impact, organizations earning a 4-Star rating are […]

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  • MedShare Responds: Hurricane Harvey & Hurricane Irma

    SAN LEANDRO, CA – September 8th, 2017 –MedShare is proud to formally announce its mobilization plans to meet the needs of those affected by Hurricane Harvey and those in the path of Hurricane Irma. Since Hurricane Harvey made landfall, MedShare’s three regions in San Leandro, Atlanta, and the New York Metro area, have been coordinating […]

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  • MedShare Responds: Disaster Relief

          Click here for live, official updates on Puerto Rico’s recovery following Hurricanes Irma and Maria.   The Southern United States and the Caribbean islands are all facing never before seen amounts of damage and devastation in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, and Hurricane Maria. Your gifts support our neighbors in need. […]

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  • MedShare Responds: Sierra Leone

    This is Sierra Leone in the wake of the flooding and mudslides that began on August 14th: Survivors of the floods watch waters rage in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Mohamed Saidu Bah /AFP/Getty Images   Freetown, Sierra Leone — Nearly 500 people have died in the floods and resulting mudslides that began last week. Hundreds more are […]

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  • It’s MedShare’s 20th Anniversary!

    Learn more about the past 20 years at MedShare and how you can make an impact on the next 20 years!  

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  • Charles Redding: Global Health Thought Leader

    Charles Redding is in good company with leaders from the CDC Foundation, MAP International, The Taskforce for Global Health, and The Carter Center, as he lends his thoughts on global health. As MedShare works to improve the quality of life of people and our planet, Charles will keep you updated on our programs, initiatives, and […]

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  • Jeremy Affeldt Visit to MedShare West

    Jeremy Affeldt visited MedShare West on Thursday, July 20th. The former SF Giants pitcher, 3 time World Series Champion, 14 year MLB player, philanthropist, speaker, and author of To Stir a Movement met with our volunteers, sorted some supplies, and helped us improve the quality of life of people and our planet!

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