How it Helps, Plus Tips to Get Moving

Linda D. Garrow

Endometriosis is a painful condition that occurs when tissue similar to uterine lining grows on the outside of the uterus. This tissue can affect different areas, like the ovaries, pelvis, and fallopian tubes. Endometriosis can cause heavier menstrual cycles and bleeding in between periods. In addition, some women experience symptoms […]

Program Helps Students Transform Business Ideas into Reality | News | Vancouver Island University

Linda D. Garrow

VIU business training program helps those with disabilities on the road to self-employment. Vancouver Island University’s (VIU’s) Cooperative Entrepreneur Training Program (CETP) offers students with disabilities or those who have faced employment barriers the opportunity to learn all the essential skills of being an entrepreneur. Students like Geneva Biggers, who has […]

Chicago nonprofit helps young moms finish their education

Linda D. Garrow

A Chicago-based nonprofit has teamed up with a local college to ensure young mothers finish their education. New Moms partnered with the City Colleges of Chicago to pilot a three-year program aimed at increasing “degree attainment for young moms in Chicagoland,” Jenna Hammond, director of development and communications for New Moms, […]