Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: April 15, 2014, 7:34 PM
"Transformative Global Health Education & Community Empowerment."
CFHI builds and strengthens sustainable healthcare services in underserved communities worldwide.
CFHI does this by: 1. Creating partnerships with local communities in developing countries, 2. Providing global health education programs for students of the health professions and those interested in global health, 3. Funding community health projects and professional development in partner countries
CFHI at a Glance: · Founded: 1992 · Paid partners abroad: 250+ · Partner clinics/hospitals: 75+ · Student volunteers since 1992: 7,000+ · 2008 Budget: $2.5 million · Medical supplies recovered since 1995: $9.6 million
nursing , International cooperation , NGO , Pre-Med , Medical Students , health internships , Network of nonprofits , Multi-service agency , service , Service-Learning Programs , dental students , Global Health , Human services , medical education , International Volunteering , Public Health Education , Women , Volunteering , Medical , Youth , Rural , physician , physician assistant , international volunteer , Health and medicine , Education , medical internships