OUR PROGRAMS SUPPORT CHILDREN AND YOUTH TO ERADICATE PREVENTABLE SKIN DISEASES AND ADVANCE BEST PRACTICES IN GLOBAL SKIN HEALTH.

August 16, 2018

FIND YOUR SPF SUMMER VIBE

There are only a few things in life that can beat getting outdoors to enjoy nature under the sun. But every time you soak up the rays unprotected you’re actually putting your skin (light or dark) at risk. The American Academy estimates that 1 in 5 Americans will develop some form of skin cancer during their lifetime.

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August 18, 2018

SKIN DEEP - ALBINISM IN RWANDA

There is relatively little stigma associated with albinism in the U.S. Most children who have this skin condition can freely attend school, engage in various hobbies, and walk anywhere they please. This is not, however, the case in the developing world.

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August 3, 2018

SHADE UP! PHILADELPHIA

Hello Philadelphia! Teaching kids our SHADE UP! USA skin cancer prevention program in public parks and schools in north Philadelphia that the FoundationDown The Line and Beyond serves.

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August 3, 2018

SHADE UP! BRAZIL CEREMONY

In partnership with Hospital de Amor Barretos (Hospital de Câncer de Barretos) located in the state of São Paulo, and the Brazilian Department of Education of São Paulo, the NYDG Foundation organized a Skin Cancer writing contest with the theme "A look at your skin can change your life."

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