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June 2, 2021
Our responsibility continues: navigating COVID19 surges in developing countries
Last July, we wrote about our response to the reopening of our 11 medical programs across Asia and Africa, each of which, like the rest of the world,...
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November 28, 2020
Wheelchairs Customized for Kids in the Developing World
According to the World Health Organization, around 1% of the world population is in need of a wheelchair. That's a staggering 65 million people...
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November 25, 2020
CoolKid Oliver
At seven years old Oliver fell off a tree while playing with her friends. Oliver's grandmother quickly brought her to a local bonesetter, who sought...
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November 23, 2020
5 Reasons to Volunteer as a Young Professional
Looking for a way to give back? Don’t wait till the New Year to make a resolution. Put some purpose behind your goals and consider volunteering —...
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November 20, 2020
SteelEye, Baringa Partners Back For Round Two of RunningForALTSO
During the first week of June - in the nadir of the U.K.’s first lockdown of 2020 – London-based RegTech provider SteelEye and consultancy from...
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November 11, 2020
CoolKid Shadrack.
At the age of three, Shadrack was diagnosed with a congenital disability characterized by the underdevelopment of his lower right limb. The severity...
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November 2, 2020
Polyproplyene from A-Z
Our mission is to provide our CoolKids around the world with three essential needs - prosthetic limbs, orthotic braces, and appropriately fitted...
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October 22, 2020
A Leg To Stand On Rocks For Good at Free Virtual Global Rocktoberfest
NEW YORK – Thursday, October 22, 2020 – A Leg To Stand On (ALTSO) will feature more than 15 bands from New York, Chicago, London, and Paris, at their...
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October 21, 2020
ALTSO's Rocktoberfest for the Win / Win / Win
2020 marks eight years that I have been involved with the ALTSO Rocktoberfest in Chicago and it has been everything that I thought it would be when I...
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October 17, 2020
Meet the Band. No Direction.
Every year across the country our Rocktoberfest musicians Rock For Good to raise awareness - and critical funds - for our CoolKids. From now until...
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October 17, 2020
Rocktoberfest 2020 Sponsor Series: Wilshire Phoenix
New York-based mobility charity A Leg To Stand On’s Rocktoberfest event is going digital for 2020. ALTSO UK board member and AlphaWeek Managing...
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