Daniel Zoughbie

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Short Description: 

Daniel’s grandmother died from diabetes in the Middle East where medical care was scarce. Inspired by her life of service, he began the Global Micro-Clinic Project, establishing 50 community based "micro-clinics". He’s expanding the project.

People impacted by winner: 
$700000 raised
Winner/Finalist Info
Recipient's Age: 
24
Finalist or Winner: 
Winner
State: 
CA
City: 
Pacifica
Describe what this winner does/did: 
Daniel’s grandmother died from diabetes in the Middle East where medical care was scarce. Inspired by her life of service, he began the Global Micro-Clinic Project, establishing 50 community based "micro-clinics". He’s expanding the project.

Daniel established 50 health clinics in deprived areas/refugee camps in the West Bank. By building community owned and managed diabetes clinics, Daniel created a way for the local Palestinians to help themselves.

Year in which award/grant was awarded: 
2008