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Madelyn McGlynn

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Finding Kosaviya

(0) Comments | Posted December 5, 2012 | 7:32 AM

I asked my sister Margaret if she had suggestions for my post about NETwork Against Malaria's recent distribution. She sent this, which I call "Finding Kosaviya."

In 2011, I was funded by my medical school to travel to Uganda to conduct research over my "summer holiday." I researched and...

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Each Dollar Raised Has a Story

(1) Comments | Posted September 24, 2012 | 12:02 AM

This summer proved to be very important for NETwork Against Malaria. Six thousand malaria bed nets were purchase for impoverished school children in Uganda. Because three siblings can sleep under each of these nets, 18,000 lives were saved in the last few months alone.

I love to see the videotapes...

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Creating Change, One Bed Net At A Time

(0) Comments | Posted July 31, 2012 | 9:09 AM

Did you know that every day roughly 350 children in Uganda alone die of malaria?

Uganda has made the news recently for an outbreak of Ebola. This is horrible and I wish there was something I could do to help! According to the...

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How Five Small-Town Girls Saved Lives Across The Globe

(3) Comments | Posted April 29, 2012 | 12:02 AM

This is part of our new series "Gen: Change," in partnership with Youth Service America, featuring stories from the 25 most influential and powerful young people in the world. Click here to read more about Madelyn and her amazing story....

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