Children's Heartlink is a non-profit organization working to help children around the world who are in need of cardiac care.
From the website: "Founded in 1969, Children’s HeartLink is a nonprofit organization working in partnership with health care centers in underserved regions of the world to promote sustainable cardiac care for children with congenital or acquired heart disease."
Added by William J. Welte on July 11, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments
The Huffington Post has an article on the successes of the UN's Millenium Development Goals. From the article:
"In the final report on the Millennium Development Goals released Monday, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the global mobilization to implement the goals by the end of 2015 has produced "the most successful anti-poverty movement in history."
But he said inequality persists, with 80 percent of the people living on less than $1.25 a day residing in two regions —…Continue
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Childfund International is a 3-star rated organization.
From the website: "A child's first five years are the key to the rest of their lives — it's when the foundation for future development is set. That's why ChildFund works to strengthen families and communities to meet children's needs and rights from the beginning and throughout their lives: education, health, nutrition, safety, employability and more."
Added by William J. Welte on July 6, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Childcare Worldwide is a 4-star rated organization.
From the website: "At Childcare Worldwide, our unique programs not only help feed hungry children and their families, they also help children receive an education that leads to employment. Children are trained to have Christ-like character so they will grow up to be leaders with integrity."
Added by William J. Welte on July 5, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
The Armenia Tree Project is an organization with both environmental and social goals.
From the website: "ATP works to further Armenia's economic and social development by mobilizing resources to fund reforestation. These vital new trees provide food, wood, environmental benefits, and opportunities for economic growth."
Added by William J. Welte on July 3, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments
Children of the Nations is a 4-star rated non-profit.
From the website: "Partnering with nationals to provide holistic, Christ-centered care for orphaned and destitute children, enabling them to create positive and lasting change in their nations"
Added by William J. Welte on July 2, 2015 at 6:58am — No Comments
Children of promise is an organization working to support children.
From the website: "Children of Promise, NYC (CPNYC) is a community based, non-profit organization, in Bedford-Stuyvesant (Bed Stuy) Brooklyn, whose mission is to embrace the children of incarcerated parents and empower them to break the cycle of intergenerational involvement in the criminal justice system."
Added by William J. Welte on July 1, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments
Child Foundation is a 4-star rated non-profit.
From the website: "Child Foundation is an international charity organization that helps children living in poverty remain in school. The children sponsored through our programs are high achievers, and many of the children we assist are orphans or children living in emergency situations. By enhancing the quality of life for children in need, as well as their respective families, we actively help them gain access to education. Sponsor…Continue
Added by William J. Welte on June 26, 2015 at 10:55am — No Comments
Charity: Water is a 4-star rated non-profit.
From the website: "charity: water is a non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations."
Added by William J. Welte on June 25, 2015 at 4:42pm — No Comments
Chabad’s Children of Chernobyl is a non-profit working to save lives.
From the website: "Chabad’s Children of Chernobyl (CCOC) is a not-for-profit organization that evacuates children from the radioactive Chernobyl region and provides them with critical medical care, new homes, and an excellent education."
Added by William J. Welte on June 24, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Central Asia Institute is a 3-star rated non-profit.
From the website: "Central Asia Institute empowers communities of Central Asia through literacy and education, especially for girls, promotes peace through education, and conveys the importance of these activities globally."
Added by William J. Welte on June 23, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Child Aid is a 4-star rated non-profit.
From the website: "We train hundreds of teachers and librarians in Guatemala, deliver books to neglected schools and libraries, and bring reading programs to children in over 50 villages."
Added by William J. Welte on June 22, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Casas Por Christo is a 3-star rated non-profit organization.Continue
Added by William J. Welte on June 21, 2015 at 5:07pm — No Comments
Nicholas Kristof's blog has an important post about the "scourge" of modern-day female genital mutilation.
From the article: "The CDC hasn’t released a final estimate, but …Continue
Added by William J. Welte on June 20, 2015 at 9:06am — No Comments
DirectRelief is a 4-star rated humanitarian aid organization, and one of many organizations working to help those affected by the Nepal Earthquake.
From the website: "Since Nepal was struck by two massive earthquakes that caused the widespread loss of life, injuries, and destruction, Direct Relief has responded as fast and expansively as possible to help survivors overcome the enormous challenges that exist, and help prevent the earthquakes’ tragic effects from claiming…Continue
Added by William J. Welte on June 10, 2015 at 4:23am — No Comments
Just what exactly is a Storm Warrior?
Added by William J. Welte on June 9, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments
Charity navigator has an article on the recent exposure of several scam charities. Check out the article to learn more about safe and effective giving.
Added by William J. Welte on June 6, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
Catholic Relief Services is a 3-star rated organization.
From the website: "Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. We are motivated by the Gospel of Jesus Christ to cherish, preserve and uphold the sacredness and dignity of all human life, foster charity and justice, and embody Catholic social and moral teaching as we act..."
Added by William J. Welte on June 5, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Children's Hunger Fund is one of several organizations working to help those affected by the Nepal earthquake.
From the website: "You and your family can deliver hope for a suffering child through our catalog year-round. Choose from a long list of meaningful items such as Food Paks, Bibles, orphan care, toys, and more! Hungry children need hope, and you can give gifts that will have a lasting impact."
Added by William J. Welte on June 3, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments
The Caribbean Centre for the Deaf is a non-profit organization working to help the deaf.
From the website: "The Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf operates three schools on the island of Jamaica. They are residential facilities that allows us to bring in the rural deaf that would otherwise not have access to the gospel of Jesus Christ or to a language, basic education or vocational training."
Added by William J. Welte on June 2, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments