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Started by non-profit activist Audrey Forshey, the Gift of Education fund supports the St. Monica's Children Home, according to the Christian Science Monitor.
St. Monica's provides the majority of educational costs for its 44 students in Nairobi, Kenya.
From the article: "Like a parent, I am proud to say that we have…Continue
Many families are affected by conflict in the Central African Republic. Timing is key.
From the WFP website: "We need your help to pre-position food stocks before the rainy season starts in April and roads become impassable."
Consider making an emergency donation.
The photo shows many people waiting in lines to receive food aid. Syrians have been affected by continuing violence in their home country.
From the caption: "The UN relief agency has distributed more than 7,000 food parcels in the Palestinian camp, home to about 160,000 people, since 18 January."
It's been three months since the major natural disaster Supertyphoon Haiyan devestated parts of the Philippines.
The disaster forced a major response by the World Food Programme to get food and aid to those affected.
From the WFP: "By the end of November, we had already reached nearly 3 million people with food assistance. "
Watch the recently published video about the response to the…Continue
The World Food Programme has published a very interesting interview with a WFP worker about what it's like to work in the field.
Consider reading and finding out more if you're interested in a career in international development.
In a recent email, Vittana has announced a partnership initiative with Kiva. According to the email, starting March 31st, all Vittana students will be fundraising on Kiva.
According to the email: "Your support thus far has empowered over 15,000 students in 14 countries to improve their lives–helping to lift up their families, their communities and to graduate beyond poverty."
Consider lending through Kiva, or providing a donation loan through…Continue
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