INMED in the News

2017

November 16, 2017 Ashburn Teen Hopes to Inspire Others to Give Back Loudoun Times-Mirror

Healthy Snacks INMED South Africa on SABC TV

October/November 2017 Boosting Women Farmers in Pella pg 10-11 – SABI Magazine Volume 10 Issue 1

Aquaponics: Sustainably Working Towards Food Security – FoodTank

October 27, 2017 UNEP DTU Supports Resource-Efficient Farming in Jamaica – UNEP DTU Partnership

October 26, 2017 Climate Adaptation Finance Update: Barrier to Provision Identified –  The SDG Knowledge Hub

October 10, 2017 Gardening With A Twist – Good Schools Report

October 3, 2017 Peru Recognizes Philanthropist Organization’s Contribution – Andina.com

September 30, 2017 Mondelēz International Active4Life pg 14

September 28, 2017 Global Outreach Begins in Sterling – Loudoun Times-Mirror

September 17, 2017 A new hydroponic fish farm in Pella in N Cape to change villagers lives – SABC Digital News

September 12, 2017 Rhodesfield School Can Now Grow Its Own Veggies – Kempton Express

September 11, 2017 Nutritional School Meals with Dandra Pretorius – DTV Deaf TV SA

September 8, 2017 Working for You: INMED Unveils Renovated Family, Youth Center – Loudoun Now

September 7, 2017 Air Products and INMED Create A Sustainable Model for Aquaponics in Kempton Park – Petrochemicals

September 7, 2017 School-Based Aquaponics Provide Healthy Future for Students – BizCommunity

August 21, 2017 INMED South Africa Aquaponics on Radio Show – Capricorn FM

June/July 2017  New Aquaponics Garden: Helping Boos Nutrition of School Kids in PE – SABI Volume 9 Issue 5 pg 17

Summer 2017 Helping Those Living at Risk – Loudouner – Loudoun Times Mirror

June 16, 2017  Mondelez South Africa’s Navisha Bechan-Sewkuran joined SABC News to discuss Mondelez International Foundation’s partnership with INMED Partnerships for Children to bring Health in Action to 116 disadvantaged schools in Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg, South Africa. – SABC News

May 1, 2017  The City of Joburg recently hosted a workshop on healthy eating, and Candice Morgan was there to meet with Sandra Pretorius. Joburg

April 26, 2017 School Gardesn Help Children Blossom – Huffpost

April 24, 2017 Understanding and Preventing Child Abuse – Washington Family

April 9, 2017 Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University behind aquaponics research – SABC Digital News

Resilient Children, Resilient Loudoun – SCAN

March 17, 2017 Planting The Seeds Radio

March 15, 2017 NMMU Innovation Feeds Kids – The New Age Western Cape

March 15, 2017 Fresh Produce for Learners from Poor Communities – News 24

March 15, 2017 NMMU’s new aquaponics unit spans faculties and disciplines – RNews

March 14,2 017 New Way to Raise Food for Hungry Kids – Daily Sun

March 10, 2017 Aquaponics project will feed thousands of kids – Herald Live

March 9, 2017 Aquaponics on the Radio

March 8, 2017 Aquaponics unit at NMMU to be officially launched – Nelson Mandela University

March 8, 2017 NMMU launches new Aquaponics unit at Missionvale Campus – RNews

March 2, 2017 Nery’s Secret Ingredient for Family and Business: INMED

February 26, 2017 Nery’s Secret Ingredient for a Successful Family and Business: INMED – Loudoun Now

February 3, 2017 INMED is Changing Lives in Loudoun and Abroad – The Loudoun Tribune

January 19, 2017 Knockalva Agricultural School Aquaponics – Part 1 – TelevisionJamaica.com

January 19, 2017 Knockalva Agricultural School Aquaponics – Part 2 – TelevisionJamaica.com

2016

December 28, 2016 Keeping Health & Newtrition in Mind During the Holidays – SABC News

December 9, 2016 Former Reston cafe worker now cooks in her own restaurant kitchen – Fairfax County Times

September 23, 2016 Saving mothers’ lives begins at the grassroots level – Devex

August 6, 2016 Peru Deworming Short Video – INMED YouTube

2015

September 24, 2015 Mondelez International Foundation Brings Well-Being Programs to Mexico, South Africa and the United States,
Press Release by Mondelez International

June 22, 2015 Aquaponics: Getting it right in Jamaica Reported by Kelli Rogers: Devex.com

May 22, 2015 Metcalf Street Juvenile Centre nurturing mind and body  Reported in the Jamaica Gleaner.

February 11, 2015, International Experts Come Toegether to Discuss Climate-Smart Innovations for Food Security – Nasdaq – First “Harvest the Future” International Symposium showcases grassroots successes to improve livelihoods and agricultural yields for communities around the world.

2014

December 2, 2014, Sterling family and youth opportunity center opening -LoudounTimes.com – INMED Partnerships for Children, an international humanitarian organization that calls Loudoun its home, is opening a new Family and Youth Opportunity Center in Sterling.

INMED hopes the center will be a place where kids and their families can go for enrichment and growth.

September 1, 2014 Health in Action program featured in Food and Nutrition Bulletin – Food & Nutrition Bulletin, Volume 35, Supplement 2, September 2014, pp. 108S-116S(9)

September 24, 2014 END7 Supports Strengthening and Scaling-Up of Deworming Campaigns in Peru – Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases

September 23, 2014  INMED President and CEO Dr. Linda Pfeiffer joined Partnering Beyond the Health Sector to Ensure Maternal-Newborn Survival, a cross-sector dialogue sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Global Health. In this video clip, she discusses climate change as one of the social determinants of health and presents one of INMED’s key solutions.

 

August 20, 2014 Lessons from the front line: Innovative technologies for urban agriculture and nutrition Published by: devex Article by: Chris Somerville

April 19, 2014 Aquaponics to the Rescue published by: The Jamaica Gleaner

April 11, 2014 Pupils Grow Vegetables Through Aquaponics published by BusinessDayLive article by: Andiswa Maqutu

2013

November 25, 2013 Agric Gets Boost, (Sowetan, a South African Newspaper, reports on INMED’s installation of a new aquaponics unit in Mbvumoni village in Venda, South Africa.)

November 20, 2013: “Cycle of life: aquaponic farm to feed community“(Pretoria News, a South Africa newspaper, publishes this report about INMED’s aquaponics project in Venda, South Africa)

GE Latin America Strengthens Regional Sustainability Commitment In this article on the CSRwire, GE Latin America announces its first Citizenship Report for the region, including versions for Brazil and Mexico. The report features information about GE’s partnership with INMED Brasil in Salgueiro in which a team of 13 community health educators were trained so that people in this remote community who have little access to health care could receive exams, hemoglobin testing and blood pressure measurement.

September 16 – INMED Partnerships for Children Participates in Mondelez International Foundation’s Global NGO Summit Promoting Healthy Lifestyles for Youth  (Mondelēz International, Inc., one of the world’s largest snacks companies. Mondelēz is committed to fighting hunger and promoting active, healthy lifestyles.)

September 12 – Air Products partners with Inmed in innovative food production scheme (InfrastructureNe.ws, a leading website with breaking news for the engineering and construction industries, headquartered in South Africa)

September 2 – Project Teaches Children Aquaponics  (Landbou.com, a major agricultural/farming weekly Afrikaans magazine) August 29 – Food for the thought – and future (Gasworld, an independent online news provider and information portal for the global industrial gas community and the larger end-user market)

August – The Borgen Project Website featured a Spotlight on INMED Partnerships for Children

August 28 – Food for the Thought – and the Future – Air Products Partners with Inmed in Innovative Food Production Scheme (news release)

April 20 – INMED Launches Adolescent Reproductive Health Initiative in Jamaica

 

2012

February 21 – Realizan “Primer Parto Vertical” Con Exito en Atalaya (First Vertical Birth in Atalaya a Success) Voluntaria Americana Promociona Parto Vertical (American Volunteer Promotes Vertical Birth)

2011

October 24 – Prenatal Care and Delivery Program Marks Third Anniversary from the Leesburg Patch Newspaper Article no longer available.

August 15 – Friday Heroes by WUSA9

August 1 – PHOTOS: Capital Polo Club Hosts Embassy of Brazil Polo Cup in Poolesville from the Potomac Patch Newspaper Article no longer available.

July 29 – Embassy of Brazil Polo Cup by FestaForAll.com Article no longer available.

July 1 – NGOs Get Grant Funding from USAID

March 16 – Healthy Children, Thriving Communities by Talk Loudoun

2010

Scores Gather to Support INMED’s Fight for Healthy Children and Bright Futures –Released December 13, 2010 by WUSA9, Read full article…

–Released December 13, 2010 by I Am Modern Magazine, Read full article…

December 9 – Patowmack Farm Offers Respite from the Holiday Madness by The Georgetowner

December 2 – MiCore Solutions Helps INMED Partnerships for Children Transition to Google Apps PRWeb

November 29 – Middleburg Women Luncheon December 21, 2010 by Middleburg Women

November 25 – Hispanic Familes Gather to Celebrate Thanksgiving by Leesburg Patch

November 23 – Join the Dec. 2 Fight for Healthy Children and Bright Futures at INMED’s Dinner for a Food Cause by WUSA9

November 23 – Planting Seeds for Better Health in Brazil by Kraft Foods Foundation.

November 3 – Dinner for a Food Cause by localKicks

October 28 – More Than 20,000 Kraft Foods Employees Volunteer, Make a Delicious Difference During Global Week of Service by PRNewswire

July 21 – Mais Unidos companies help flood victims in Northeast by +unidos CSR Initative

April 7 – Kraft Aids Brazilian Kids by Candy and Snack Today

February 25 – INMED’s Healthy Babies program in Peru featured by USAID’s Maternal and Child Health Integrated Program by USAID

2009

November 17 – Students in Peru receive deworming treatment (in Spanish only) by Local Paper from Ucayali, Peru

October 1 – Deworming campaign launched (in Spanish only) by Local Paper from Ucayali, Peru

2009 – The World Soy Foundation and INMED is touching lives throughout South Africa: Bringing Nutrition to Life by World Soy Foundation

September 9 – INMED’s Opening Doors Loudoun Program is granted $100,000 from the Freddie Mac Foundation by Freddie Mac Foundation

July 8 – School Supply Drive Underway by Loudoun Times Mirror

July 2 – Hope for Homeless Families: Loudoun Program Helps People Move Out of Shelters By The Washington Post

June 2009 – South African Youth Cooperative Offers Soyfoods to Day Care Students and More. By World Soy Foundation

April 2009 – The New and The Old Poor: Why It’s Critical to Serve Both. An article by Linda Pfeiffer, President and CEO of INMED Partnerships for Children. Read full article pages 12-14. By Monday Developments Magazine

February 18 – Freddie Mac To Resume Giving to Local Charities by Arlington Connection, VA

January 2009 – INMED Nutrition program overcomes environment, culture to improve children’s health in South Africa – Programme supported by the Monsanto Fund. By Monsanto

January 30 – Kids plant the seeds for a better tomorrow: Healthy minds in healthy bodies as pupils tend their own school gardens by The Star

2008

2008 Monthly Newsletter PAHO_WHO Chronic Disease Program

April 18 – INMED Awarded Capacity-Building Grant for L.A. Programs: 14 Chosen for Community Grants by First 5 LA

February 2008 – INMED Awarded $25,000 PAHEF Grant: The Pan American Health and Education Foundation (PAHEF) announced winners of 2007 Grant Program. – by Chronic Disease Prevention & Control in the Americas Read on page 5-6…

2008 – (In Portuguese) Inmed Brasil e El Paso implementam programasocial, que atenderá 5 mil alunos da rede municipal de Educação em Linhares. – by Journal Nova Geracao Read on page 5…

2007

August 29 – National Partnership for Women & Families – Daily Women’s Health Policy Report: INMED’s MotherNet Loudoun highlighted PREGNANCY & Childbirth: Efforts To Expand Prenatal Care in Northern Virginia Counties Halted; Community Leaders Work To Increase Access to Care

August 28 – Demand for Prenatal Care for Poor Strains Localities: INMED’s MotherNet Loudoun highlighted in The Washington Post

May 28 – INMED’s MotherNet L.A. Program Featured by First 5 LA: Grantee Profile: Teen Finds Support with the South Los Angeles Best Babies Collaborative

2007 – 2007 INMED’s MotherNet L.A. Program Featured in the LA Best Babies Network Annual Report: LA Best Babies Network Annual Report 2007 Reflections. INMED’s MotherNet L.A. program is featured on pages 4-5, mentioned on page 8 and photos on pages 7, 23 and the back cover.

May 28 – INMED’s MotherNet L.A. Program Featured by First 5 LA Monday Morning Report: Grantee Profile: Teen Finds Support with the South Los Angeles Best Babies Collaborative

May 9 – INMED Partnered with Gibson Foundation and the Bob Marley Foundation Featured in the Loudoun Times Mirror: The Marley Effect

March 29 – INMED Featured in the Loudoun Times Mirror: Changing the World, One Child at a TimeGE Foundation and INMED: GE Foundation Strengthening Primary Education in Brazil

January 8 – INMED Donates Guitars for the Training of Disadvantaged Children: INMED Partnership for Children has donated 70 electronic and acoustic guitars to be used to train disadvantaged children in Jamaica. In making the presentation to Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States, Professor, Dr Gordon Shirley, INMED’s chairman, Ms. Linda Pfeiffer said that the guitars were made available through the Gibson Foundation and this was their first international donation.

2005

Winter 2005 – Newsletter of the Centers of Excellence for Teacher Training CETT Partnerships Program Issue 3 Vol. 2

February 10 – INMED’s MotherNet Loudoun Program Featured: Catching Families Before They Fall The Washington Post

2004

Winter 2004 – Newsletter of the Centers of Excellence for Teacher Training (CETT) Partnership Program Issue 2 Vol. 2

July 22 – Partnership with INMED for Delivering Critical Medicine for Iraq Released by: Spirit of America

July 22 – INMED and Spirit of America: bringing much needed medicine to Iraq Released by: by Spirit of America

INMED’s MotherNet Loudoun Program Featured in the Freddie Mac Foundation 2003 Annual Report “A Portrait of Hope”:Freddie Mac Foundation 2003 Philanthropic Report, INMED’s MotherNet Loudoun program’s client profile is featured on pages 10-11. View the full report. Released 2004 by Freddie Mac

2003

Summer 2003 – Newsletter of the Centers of Excellence for Teacher Training CETT Partnerships Program

November 11 – Scholastic Donates 150,000 Books to Children in Caribbean Countries Scholastic.com

2002

April 18 – Healthy Children, Healthy Futures: INMED’s Public-Private Partnership Initiative Improves the Health and Lives of Brazil’s Children

2001

Monsanto Fund Global Contributions Report INMED Featured on p3-5

1997

November 10 – Lay Home Educators Help Meet the Challenge of a Changing American Health Care System PRNewswire

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