Famous comedians support Jhpiego, even if they cannot pronounce the agency’s name

Jhpiego is an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University that works to bring quality health care services to women around the world.

Many comedians have supported the agency’s causes, and at a “Laughter is the Best Medicine” Gala last month, the agency recognized Comedy Central President Kent Alterman and actress Julie Bowen for their work.

Now a new Funny or Die PSA — starring Will Ferrell, Amy Schumer, Kristen Schaal, Hannibal Buress, Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson — helps spread the word, even if they cannot pronounce the word. Word.

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