I have been supporting Save the Children for the last 5 years. I am grateful that there are organizations with staff that are so committed to those in need of help. The impact that they have made with children in remote parts of the world is astounding. Keep up the
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.
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.
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: education, nutrition, health, child protection and disaster relief - in the United States and around the world.
I have been supporting Save the Children for the last 5 years. I am grateful that there are organizations with staff that are so committed to those in need of help. The impact that they have made with children in remote parts of the world is astounding. Keep up the amazing work. For anyone that is trying to decide on a children's or if they should support a children's charity. I strongly advise supporting Save the Children.
Dave from Boston