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Timmy’s Global Health is a pre-health organization that raises money for medical supplies and equipment for Timmy clinics in Ecuador and other locations across the globe.   How the Organization Works The University of South Carolina chapter of Timmy Global Health was created in 2012 with the goal...

UGA Miracle is the largest student-run philanthropic organization on campus, supporting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA).   How the Organization Works UGA Miracle’s largest annual event is the Dance Marathon, a 24-hour event filled with non-stop dancing, family stories, and other events to promote donations to CHOA....

Special Olympics at UGA raises money for athletes with disabilities in order to continually host events for them as well as to make yearly contributions to the Athens-Clarke County Schools Chapter of Special Olympics.   How the Organization Works Special Olympics at UGA puts on annual events...

Curing Kids Cancer was founded by Grainne & Clay Owen after their son Killian lost his battle with leukemia at age nine. The foundation’s mission is to fund innovative research and treatments with the end goal of finding cures for all childhood cancers within our...

Dressember at Carolina is the University of South Carolina’s branch of the Dressember Foundation organized by USC students. Dressember is a non-profit campaign designed to raise funds and awareness about human trafficking.   How the Organization Works In the month of December, Dressember participants wear dresses to advocate...

Camp Joy is an all-volunteer, Christian-based camp for individuals with special needs and intellectual disabilities.   How the Organization Works Every summer, Camp Joy hosts two one-week camps where approximately 40 campers attend. Camp Joy operates on a 1:1 camper-to-counselor basis, meaning that every attendee has a special...

UGA Wishmakers is the local UGA branch of Make a Wish Georgia, a subset of the Make a Wish Foundation. The organization is comprised of passionate UGA students seeking to make a difference for members of the Athens community suffering from life-threatening medical conditions.   How the...

Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equality (URGE) is an organization advocating for reproductive justice, social justice, economic justice, and the advancement of women and all humans of society.   How the Organization Works URGE aims to shift typical cultural norms towards higher inclusivity and acceptance for all groups...

The Undergraduate Neuroscience Organization (UNO) is a passionate community of undergraduates at the University of Georgia striving to serve members of the Athens community and beyond suffering from neurodegenerative disorders through fundraising and awareness-building efforts.   How the Organization Works A large part of UNO’s focus in educational....