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501 Kings Highway East
Suite 400

Fairfield
Connecticut 06825
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Target demographics: children

Direct beneficiaries per year: 143 million children in 120 countries, through the Save the Children global movement

Geographic areas served: the U.S. and around the world

Programs: early education, healthy kids and disaster relief in the United States and education, health, hunger, child protection and HIV around the world.

Mission:
Save the Children invests in childhood – every day, in times of crisis and for our future. In the United States and around the world, we are dedicated to ensuring every child has the best chance for success. Our pioneering programs give children a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. Our advocacy efforts provide a voice for children who cannot speak for themselves. As the leading expert on children, we inspire and achieve lasting impact for millions of the world’s most vulnerable girls and boys. By transforming children’s lives now, we change the course of their future and ours.
Results:

In 2013, the Save the Children movement reached 145 million children in 120 countries.

Here are some of the highlights:



  • Health: We reached 21 million newborn babies and mothers through survival programs

  • Hunger: 2.5 million children benefited from our efforts to help families feed and support themselves

  • Education: We reached 10 million children with basic education

  • Emergencies: We reached 8.1 million people with disaster relief and emergency response

  • Protection: More than 1 million girls and boys were protected from exploitation, abuse and neglect

  • United States: Over 185,000 children were helped by programs in the U.S.

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10/22/14
Hau`oli Mau Loa Foundation has had a long term funding relationship with Save the Children. We are in regular communication with staff, receive reports and updates and participate in teleconferences or briefings, meet annually with program and development staff, and two years ago were able to do a... more »
10/15/14
I am the Program Officer for the Grays Harbor Community Foundation, an organization that has funded 2 Grant Proposals from Save the Children for a program in a local, rural and isolated community. The Grays Harbor Community Foundation was extremely pleased by the complete and compelling proposals ... more »
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