A Call to Serve: Effects of Mission in Ecuador

Jane Spreckelson, a senior in high school, traveled to Ecuador in mid-August with the Disque Foundation team. The purpose of the trip was to train health care providers and other indigenous people of the Andes in Basic Life Support ...

Disque Foundation Returns to Africa, Empowers 150 People to Save a Life

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela Our goal was empowering at least 140 health care workers across Nairobi, Kenya in a variety of key life-saving skills. We had 10 ...

Disque Foundation Fulfills Mission of Empowering 1 Million People

The Disque Foundation has empowered people to save lives since 2012, through free CPR and advanced life support training. Our mission has grown over the years from in-person trainings held in the midwest of the United States, to ...

2018: Looking Back at a Year of Growth for the Disque Foundation

The Disque Foundation empowers people to save lives by providing advanced healthcare education to underserved populations here in the United States and around the world. Through the Save a Life Initiative, the Disque team teaches ...

How You Can Help When Fire Disaster Strikes

“Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” It’s the advice Mr. Rogers’s mother gave him when he was a child and saw scary news on television. Fred Rogers went on to teach a generation of children to do the ...

Translating Content into Spanish and Saving Lives

Over the past few months, the Disque Foundation team has been hard at work translating its written materials into Spanish and happily now all Disque handbooks, posters and apps are available to Spanish-speakers. Disque’s mission is to ...

Saving Lives in Kenya: Foundation Trip Video Recap

Disque Foundation in Action Empowering others to save lives starts with the right health education and training. Over the years the Disque Foundation has empowered over 850,000 people to save a life. The Disque Foundations most recent ...

Hour of Empowerment: New Mexico Medical Reserve Corps

New Mexico Medical Corps Take Action The New Mexico Department of Health and the University of New Mexico Hospital Systems team up to share how the New Mexico Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is helping save lives and keep New Mexico safe ...

When ‘User Experience’ is a Matter of Life and Death

User experience. It’s an important term for anyone developing and working with computers or digital apps. Sometimes called UX, this ‘techie term’ also became (literally) a matter of life and death for the Disque Foundation (more on ...

Advancing Health Care Education Globally, Summer 2018 Event Wrap Up

This past summer, the Disque Foundation has furthered its mission of providing advanced health care education in the U.S. and around the world. Read on to learn about the organizations that we partnered with. Center on Halsted ...