Reception in Rochester, NY on July 24

Please share with any friends or colleagues in Rochester!

You are invited to a presentation and discussion with two of the founders of the Dokotoro Project about health and development in Mali, West Africa. We are working to have the book “Where There is No Doctor” translated into Bambara, the main language spoken in the country.

Dokotoro Project Reception
Thursday, July 24, 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Rochester Central Library Auditorium
15 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14604

We will have plenty of time for socializing, and we will serve West African food and beverages. Short program begins at 6:00 pm.

This event is free and open to the public. Donations to benefit the translation project are welcome. Please join us! RSVP (optional) to

Hackathon in Oakland on Sunday, August 3

We’ll be holding another of our Hackathon-style work parties in the DTO on the first weekend in August. Please join us if you’re in the area. All skill levels welcome!

Oakland Bay BridgeDokotoro Project Hackathon
Sunday, August 3, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Downtown Oakland, near 12th Street BART

RSVP to for the exact location and directions.

We still have some work to do preparing the last few chapters to send to our translators, formatting documents, and some other administrative tasks. As always, bring a laptop if you have one. We’ll have plenty of snacks and drinks, and the option to hang out afterwards at a local bar or restaurant.