COHI's fall calendar is filling up with activities. Read below for more information.

COHI Event in Vermont

COHI Founder and Executive Director, Sera Bonds will be speaking at the Jewish Community of Greater Stowe this Thursday, August 15th at 7:30pm. Come hear her share the work COHI's done with Midwives for Peace.

The discussion will cover the impact of war on women, making peace through health, and how her Jewish faith impacts her work around the world. Refreshments will be served. We hope to see you there!

Be sure to click "Attending" on the Facebook event for more information.

Call for Applicants

We will continue to accept applications for our fall delegation to the Middle East through this Friday, August 16th. COHI has a long history of leading delegations of women’s health and public health professionals to visit COHI’s field sites and support our partner organizations, and we look forward to expanding this tradition to our current work in the Middle East. The 2013 delegation will travel to Turkey, Jordan, the West Bank, and Israel, with participants invited to join for the entire delegation, or in pieces, according to travel availability. See the delegation link on our blog for more information.

Application requirements: Letter of interest detailing why you want to work with COHI and what experience you have in the region, your updated CV, and a list of three personal/professional references. Email them to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Teen Board

COHI is excited to announce the launch of a Teen Board of Directors. The Board is open to high school girls in Central Texas, bound by the common goals of global awareness, professional development, and youth outreach. The Board also represents COHI’s effort to better relate to the young women we help in the field. For a full job description, visit the Teen Board page on our website.

If you are interesting in joining the COHI Teen Board or know someone who might be interested, please complete the online membership application by September 10th. Feel free to email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

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