American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Haiti Relief and Disaster Preparedness Less than 48 hours after the January earthquake in Haiti, members of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons sprang into action to provide surgical aid to earthquake survivors. The organization established a Central Command Center to identify volunteers and coordinate with other medical organizations, government agencies and supply agencies on… Read more »

2010 Associations Make a Better World Awards

Recognizing association programs, projects and activities that make a significant contribution to society and economies around the world. The American Academy of Ophthalmology Ophthalmic News and Education (ONE) Network The ONE Network is an online educational platform designed for ophthalmologists and continually updated by hundreds of volunteer ophthalmologists. The network offers the opportunity to engage… Read more »

National Business Aviation Association And Aerobridge

Corporate Aviation Responding in Emergencies (C.A.R.E.) When the earthquake struck Haiti, the National Business Aviation Association immediately took flight. Its membership volunteered to take part in a unified effort to bring life-saving specialists and supplies to impacted areas and transport victims to medical centers for treatment. Corporate Aviation Responding in Emergencies (C.A.R.E.), an independent group… Read more »