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The following Web sites are only suggestions for giving back. Being unique individuals, we are each passionate about different areas needing assistance, therefore choosing our own specific ways to give back to this world. Asics Aoldes I respect and encourage this in all forms. Canotte NCAA Please note that many of the web sites below are African genocide sites. Nike Air Max 2017 Heren zwart Much of my passion is directed in this area due to the fact that atrocities continue to take place in the country of Sudan, the Congo, and neighboring African countries.

On another note, the sites below to sponsor a child are ones that I currently use. I have been very happy with them and receive correspondence and updated pictures from my children regularly.

To Sponsor a Child:

Plan USA – is an international children’s development agency with no religious or political affiliation. New Balance Pas Chers It works in about 50 developing countries around the world, aiming to overcome poverty and secure a brighter future for children and their families worldwide. Nike Air Max 2016 Homme Cheap Nike Shoes UK Your sponsorship links you with a child and family in a poor country — while your ongoing sponsorship contributions make possible life-changing programs in health care, education and a better quality of life for children, their families and communities. Clemson Tigers In addition to building schools, health clinics, latrines, and clean-water wells, the ongoing commitment of child sponsorship allows a steady stream of funds that Plan can effectively allocate to ensure community development and help break the painful cycle of poverty for millions of children and their families.

World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. Pat Tillman Jerseys Because poverty has both local and global causes, World Vision works within communities and across geographical areas to help individuals and groups improve the well-being of children and overcome poverty. You can personally reach out and connect with a child and community. Nike Air Max 2016 Heren groen ffxiv gil You get to see and feel the difference your support makes, through the eyes of your sponsored child and their letters and photographs. nike air max 2016 homme rouge Sponsorship provides resources that go into programs that are usually ten to fifteen years in length and are custom-designed in collaboration with community leaders to address key needs. Maglie Brooklyn Nets Programs are child-focused but also benefit non-sponsored children and families.

  • This sponsorship provides the best communication with my child in receiving updated pictures and letters.

Be the Change, Save a Life site:

Be the Change: Save a Life is a global health initiative presented by ABC News to bring attention to today’s most pressing health challenges, and to inspire people to act. ABC News is launching a year-long project to focus attention on the diseases and health conditions that disproportionately impact the world’s poorest people. adidas Messi homme adidas store Here you’ll find the latest news on today’s most pressing global health concerns: from malaria and HIV/AIDS, to maternal and child health, to neglected tropical diseases, and more.

Two global health concerns that stand out for me on this site, and that I currently support, are the topics of malnutrition and water and sanitation needs.

Malnutrition – nearly 150 million children under five are malnourished, and malnutrition is the underlying cause of most childhood illness and death. air max homme pas cher In the last two years, the cases of malnutrition are higher than they’ve been in that last century. Malnutrition affects an estimated two billion people and kills more than 3.5 million children under five years old each year.

Plumpy’nut, a peanut paste packed with calories and nutrients, has been found to be one of the most effective ways to treat malnutrition and can transform a child’s health in a matter of weeks. A small donation monthly provides one child one month of treatment.

Water and Sanitation – Almost a billion people on the planet don’t have access to clean, safe drinking water. Air Jordan 1 (I) Unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation cause 80% of diseases and kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Burberry Pantalon In Ethiopia alone, 83 million people lack access to safe water sources.

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    A small donation here can buy 2,000 chlorine tablets to treat dirty water. adidas nmd hombre UNICEF delivers the chlorine tablets to families who need them in the developing world, giving them access to safe drinking water. Charity is another organization committed to providing safe and clean drinking water to developing countries. Phil McConkey 100% of donations received by directly fund sustainable water projects in areas of greatest need.

    Overall, this website provides many opportunities to get involved and give back to those in need with life threatening health challenges. Besides malnutrition and safe drinking water, many health issues are covered such as sponsoring safe birthing kits, baby warmers, HIV/TB treatment, and getting medicine to remote communities.

    Stop Genocide and Action Sites:

    Physicians for Human Rights mobilizes health professionals to advance health, dignity and justice, and promotes the right to health for all. New Balance 373 femme Harnessing the specialized skills, rigor, and passion of doctors, nurses, public health specialists and scientists, PHR investigates human rights abuses and works to stop them.

    Their research takes them to conflict zones, to AIDS-ravaged Africa, to US prisons and immigration detention centers — and their advocacy brings them to the offices of national and international policymakers. air max pas cher air max 1 femme The courts, decision makers and the media have come to rely on their credibility and expertise. Kansas State Wildcats asics homme Motivated by moral urgency, based on science, and anchored in international human rights standards, PHR’s advocacy advances global health and protects human rights.

    Savedarfur is an agency which stands together to unite voices to raise public awareness and mobilize a massive response to the atrocities in Sudan’s western region of Darfur.

    Responding to a rebellion in 2003, the regime of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and its allied militia, known as the Janjaweed,launched a campaign of destruction against the civilian population of ethnic groups identified with the rebels. They wiped out entire villages, destroyed food and water supplies, stole livestock and systematically murdered, tortured and raped civilians.

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    This agency is committed to the goals that the Save Darfur Coalition advocates for, including:

    • Ending the violence against civilians;
    • Facilitating adequate and unhindered humanitarian aid;
    • Establishing conditions for the safe and voluntary return of displaced people to their homes;
    • Promoting the long-term sustainable development of Darfur; and
    • Holding the perpetrators accountable

    They call on the United States, other governments, the United Nations and regional organizations to focus their efforts on ending this crisis.

    The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Miami Hurricanes Jerseys Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. At work today in over 40 countries and in 22 U.S. cities, the IRC restores safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home. adidas pas cher When an emergency arises, the IRC arrives on the scene within 72 hours with urgently needed supplies and expertise that protect people caught in the midst of chaos. They commit to stay as long as we are needed, helping survivors to heal, recover and rebuild their communities to be stronger, more stable and more democratic.

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    American Jewish World Service (AJWS) is an international development organization motivated by Judaism’s imperative to pursue justice. Navy Midshipmen Womens Jordan Retro 13 fjallraven kanken sale uk AJWS is dedicated to alleviating poverty, hunger and disease among the people of the developing world regardless of race, religion or nationality. Timberland Fold-Down Bottes Through grants to grassroots organizations, volunteer service, advocacy and education, AJWS fosters civil society, sustainable development and human rights for all people, while promoting the values and responsibilities of global citizenship within the Jewish community.

    Jewish World Watch (JWW) is a hands-on leader in the fight against genocide and mass atrocities, engaging individuals and communities to take local actions that produce powerful global results. Zapatillas TUBULAR SHADOW KNIT nike tn requin Founded in 2004 by Rabbi Harold M. Air Zoom Pegasus 32 Schulweis and Janice Kamenir-Reznik as the Jewish response to the genocide in Darfur, it has grown from a collection of Southern California synagogues into a global coalition that includes schools, churches, individuals, communities and partner organizations that share a vision of a world without genocide. Jordan Reed Redskins Jerseys JWW bears witness to first-hand accounts in conflict regions, partners with on-the-ground organizations to develop high-impact projects that improve the lives of survivors and help build the foundation for a safer world, and inspires our communities to support tangible projects and advocate for political change. JWW has raised more than five million dollars for relief and development projects that impact tens of thousands of people in Sudan and Congo.

    In the spring of 2003, three young filmmakers traveled to Africa in search of a story. What started out as a filmmaking adventure transformed into much more when these boys from Southern California discovered a tragedy that disgusted and inspired them, a tragedy where children are both the weapons and the victims.

    After returning to the States, they created the documentary “Invisible Children: Rough Cut,” a film that exposes the tragic realities of northern Uganda’s night commuters and child soldiers.

    The film was originally shown to friends and family, but has now been seen by millions of people. The overwhelming response has been, “How can I help?” To answer this question, the non-profit Invisible Children, Inc. was created, giving compassionate individuals an effective way to respond to the situation.

    Invisible Children is a movement seeking to end the conflict in Uganda and stop the abduction of children for use as child soldiers.

    Stoves for Darfur:

    The Darfur Stoves Project seeks to protect Darfuri women by providing them with specially developed stoves which require less firewood, hence decreasing women’s exposure to violence while collecting firewood and their need to trade food rations for fuel. Canada Goose Ontario Parka Their mission is to improve the safety and well being of internally displaced persons in Darfur by providing fuel-efficient cookstoves. Armani Gilets The Berkeley-Darfur Stove® requires less than half the fuel of traditional three stone fires, thus reducing the time women spend outside the safety of the camps collecting firewood while also decreasing their use of money and food rations to obtain fuel.

    Baskets for Rwanda: – Rwanda baskets

    These Web sites pay the women from Rwanda who make these baskets. It gives them much-needed money to help feed, clothe, and provide medical care and school supplies for their families. The baskets are woven both by victims of genocide and the reconciled perpetrators themselves. Adidas Zx 750 Homme In purchasing these baskets, you help provide hope for rebuilding Rwanda.

    • I have purchased baskets from both of these sites and love them both.