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Relay for Life

Each year, more than 4 million people in over 20 countries raise much-needed funds and awareness to save lives from cancer through the Relay For Life movement

MedLife at KSU

MEDLIFE is a secular, volunteer-run global health organization whose mission is to help families achieve greater freedom from the constraints of poverty, empowering them to live healthier lives. MEDLIFE seeks to achieve this goal through partnering with motivated individuals from poor communities working to improve their access to MEDs: Medicine, Education and community Development. MEDLIFE believes access to quality healthcare, education and personal development are basic human rights. To this end, MEDLIFE commits all their resources to bring Medicine, Education and Development to Low Income Families Everywhere.

Operation Smile

In the US, children have free access to surgery for cleft lip, cleft palate, and other facial deformities but this is not true everywhere. Operation Smile is an international charity that provides free surgeries to children around the world and trains local healthcare professionals.


UNICEF KSU is a Campus Initiative chapter of the United Nations Children's Fund - a global humanitarian organization working in over 190 countries and territories to protect the rights and lives of children worldwide. Our issues include food and hunger, clean water and sanitation, education, human trafficking, emergency relief, gender equity, immunizations, and more