April 27, 2020
What It’s Like to Be a Text Crisis Counselor in the Middle of a Pandemic
Kristy Hixon is a teacher in Forth Worth, Texas, who volunteers at theCrisis Text Line, a texting “hotline” for people dealing with anxiety, depression, loneliness or any other mental health issue. As the pandemic has triggered anxiety and isolated millions of people, volunteers like Hixon have been receiving an increasing number of coronavirus-related texts, many from kids who are stuck at home and going through all sorts of crises.
Introducing The 2023 Audacious Project Cohort
Five years in, we are excited to announce the largest funding pool for innovations in climate, breakthrough science, child welfare and women’s health.
How do we win the fight against NTDs? Sustain. Collaborate.
In recognition of World NTD Day, we spoke to Joy Shu'aibu of Sighstavers about the road to elimination for Trachoma and other NTDs devastating communities worldwide.