Meet Dr. Ninda, the Global Citizen, Marathoner, & Model Meet Dr. Ninda, the Global Citizen, Marathoner, & Model
Meet TJ, the Wilderness Coach turned Stand-up Comedian Meet Tanael Joachim, the Wilderness Coach turned Stand-up Comedian
Meet Su Sanni, the College Athlete Turned Tech CEO/Entrepreneur Meet Su Sanni, the College Athlete Turned Tech CEO/Entrepreneur
Meet the Neighbors Meet Dr. Ninda, the Global Citizen, Marathoner, & Model

Meet Dr. Ninda, the Global Citizen, Marathoner, & Model

Name: Ndinda Rebekah Ngewa Occupation: Gender Advocate & Health Disparities Researcher/Global Citizen Education: PhD-Preventive Health Care & Lifestyle Medicine (Loma Linda University), MPH (California State University-Fullerton) Country of Origin: Kenya/ Nigeria Current Neighborhood:  Philadelphia, PA City/State: Pasadena, CA Number of years in the U.S.: 19 years My immigrant experience gives […]

Media The Invisible Neighbors Campus Tour (video)

The Invisible Neighbors Campus Tour (video)

Vienna Mbagaya of The Invisible Neighbors discusses the upcoming campus speaking tour with Voice of America’s Vincent Makori, on Africa 54. For campus booking, corporate sponsorship and partnership opportunities, please visit http://theinvisibleneighbors.com/contact/

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New Thought Partners

Our deepest gratitude to the following new San Francisco thought partners for their support of The Invisible Neighbors global diversity and inclusion mission.  

Blog So You Want to “Follow your Dreams”?

So You Want to “Follow your Dreams”?

When someone tells you to follow your dreams, don’t listen. This sh!t is HARD! Even with your above average technical expertise and utmost passion, it’s the most difficult journey you’ll ever embark on. There’s rejection at every corner, and the inevitable shift from money-focused to goal-oriented. That means, your reward isn’t […]

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So You Want to “Follow your Dreams”?
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So You Want to “Follow your Dreams”?

When someone tells you to follow your dreams, don’t listen. This sh!t is HARD! Even with your above average technical expertise and utmost passion, it’s the most difficult journey you’ll ever embark on. There’s rejection at every corner, and the inevitable shift from money-focused to goal-oriented. That means, your reward isn’t […]

AfroElle Magazine: African Women & Leadership
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AfroElle Magazine: African Women & Leadership

 

Josh builds apps by day, makes people laugh by night.
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Meet Josh Makinda, the Australian-Born Developer by Day, Stand-Up Comedian by Night

  Name: Josh Makinda Occupation: Comedian, Interactive Developer Education: Degree in Sociology, from Murdoch University in Western Australia Country of Origin: Australian-Born, Family is Kenyan Current Neighborhood: Brooklyn, Bayridge City/State: New York, Brooklyn Number of years in the U.S:  1 year and 5 months    Hello my name is Josh […]

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New Thought Partners

Our deepest gratitude to the following new San Francisco thought partners for their support of The Invisible Neighbors global diversity and inclusion mission.  

“Mama, What is Poor?”
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“Mama, What is Poor?”

After picking up my daughter from school, we pulled up to a red light where homeless people with signs were begging for money. My four year old daughter sat up in her car seat to take a look, and then quizzically frowned. Her: What is he doing? Me: He’s asking […]

The Invisible Neighbors Interview  on Talk Zone Radio
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The Invisible Neighbors Interview on Talk Zone Radio

October 7, 2013  

Video: Organizational Response to Immigrant & Refugee Health
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Video: Organizational Response to Immigrant & Refugee Health

Vienna Mbagaya (http://www.viennanairobi.com) discusses organizational responses to sexual health and HIV/AIDS stigma  among African immigrants and refugee populations living in the U.S, with Voice of America’s health correspondent Linord Moudou

Video: The Invisible Neighbors Project
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Video: The Invisible Neighbors Project

 

Korto Momolu’s New York Fashion Week 2013 Showing
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Korto Momolu’s New York Fashion Week 2013 Showing

During this year’s New York Fashion Week, I was humbled to be part of Fashion Runway alum, Korto Momolu’s backstage team. We helped transform the showroom within a few hours, setting up, repainting the runway, and making gift bags for the guests. It was so rewarding and felt like a meditation […]

Meet Tami McHenry, the “Canadian-born, Chinese-Jamerican” Corporate Engineer
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Meet Tami McHenry, the “Canadian-born, Chinese-Jamerican” Corporate Engineer

  Name: Tami McHenry Occupation: Corporate Engineer Education: BS Industrial Engineering Country of Origin: Born in Canada raised in USA Current Neighborhood: Northern Liberties City/State: Philadelphia, PA Number of years in the U.S.: 22 The first time I realized I was different than my North Jersey neighbors was the summer […]