Health and Wellness

The Sullivan Foundation is committed to promoting the efforts of our partner schools and the social enterprise sector to advance the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. Here we provide news coverage related to Goal 3: Good Health and Well-Being.

this photo shows women and children in Zambia walking a long distance for clean water

The Quest for Water: Elizabeth De Wetter Organizes 6K Fundraiser to Build Wells in Zambia

The Ignite Retreat alumnus has organized a campaign that lets anyone participate in the upcoming World Vision Global 6K for Water event while promoting clean water awareness.
photo of former Cumberland University volleyball player McCrea Barney, now a nurse fighting the COVID-19 pandemic

Former Volleyball Star from Cumberland University Now Saving Lives in Pandemic

“It’s mentally, physically and emotionally draining,” says McCrea Barney. “People are dying and suffering alone. This disease is unknown. It’s scary.”

This Social Enterprise Manufactured 1,500 Face Shields in 5 Days for Medical Professionals

The Malaysia-based Biji-Biji Initiative and Me.reka makerspace mobilized to start production on the vital equipment after meeting with hospital directors.

University of Virginia Nursing Students Hone Their Skills on the Streets

When Mister Rogers said, “Look for the helpers,” he was talking about volunteer emergency responders like Ryan Thomas, Aliana Kyle and Raniyah Majied.

Bellarmine University's Doctor of Therapy Students Help Belizeans Help Themselves

Amongst ancient Mayan ruins and dense jungle wildernesses, these students and their professor, Dr. Carrie Hawkins, have treated hundreds of patients - young and old alike.

Scotland's Parliament Makes Sanitary Products Free to All Women

“These are not luxury items,” the bill's leading proponent said. “They are indeed essential, and no one in Scotland should have to go without period products."