Monthly Archives: July 2013

The CFK Sprinters: New Uniforms, New Inspiration July 9, 2013

The members of the Carolina for Kibera (CFK) Jump Rope Team, the CFK Sprinters, could barely contain their excitement when they heard from their coach, David, that the much-anticipated uniforms had finally arrived. The team was so happy that they …

Crossing Gender Lines for Children’s Health 

Photos and Story by: Caitlin Kleiboer, 2013 CFK Peacock Fellow — A few weeks ago, several community health workers and I gathered in a room on the top floor of Carolina for Kibera’s Tabitha Medical Clinic.  Men and women came …

UNC Nursing Student & CFK Intern Lisandro Reflects on What It Means to Volunteer 

By: Kai Schwartz, CFK 2013 Peacock Fellow, and Nick Johnson, CFK Staff Associate — A perk of being affiliated with prestigious universities like the University of North Carolina and Duke University is having access to a pool of students interested …