Harvard Book Store Gives Back: Partners in Health
Today, your purchases at Harvard Book Store support Partners in Health
November 25, 2012
Harvard Book Store
1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138
This event is free; no tickets are required.
The Gives Back program is a way for the Harvard Book Store to contribute to local organizations during the holidays. On each Sunday of the holiday season, a percentage of in-store and online sales will go to one of our selected charitable organizations.
Partners In Health is an international health organization relentlessly committed to improving the health of the poor and marginalized. They build local capacity and work closely with impoverished communities to deliver high-quality health care, address the root causes of illness, train providers, advance research and advocate for global policy change.
Working in partnership with local governments, Partners in Health deliver high-quality, comprehensive health care that saves lives while strengthening health systems and helping patients overcome socioeconomic barriers to good health. By leveraging the services they provide with rigorous evaluation and academic research, PIH develops innovative, scalable and sustainable solutions to some of the world’s most intractable health problems.
Learn more about Partners in Health here: http://www.pih.org/
Walking from the Harvard Square T station: 2 minutes
As you exit the station, reverse your direction and walk east along Mass. Ave. in front of the Cambridge Savings Bank. Cross Dunster St. and proceed along Mass. Ave for three more blocks. You will pass Au Bon Pain, JP Licks, and TD Bank. Harvard Book Store is located at the corner of Mass. Ave. and Plympton St.