International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)

At IDV we believe that to provide meaningful relief and reconstruction assistance to disaster affected communities around the world we have to do more than reconstruct buildings. We need to understand and address the factors that made a community vulnerable to the disaster in the first place. Our work will be organised with these factors in mind so we can effect change that far outlives our presence.
Dec 30, 2013

Thanks so much for supporting Nathaelle!

Thanks so much!
Thanks so much!

Wow! We can’t believe that you funded an entire year of school for Nathaelle with just a few clicks and your amazing generosity.

Because of you, we’ll be able to keep Nathaelle in school and learning the skills she needs to build a brighter tomorrow. Nathaelle’s been doing really well in school, but if she needs extra help we’ll be there to get her the tutoring she needs.

We’ll be able to support Nathaelle because you chose to give. There are so many things you could have spent your hard earned money on, but you chose Nathaelle. Thanks so much.

We’ll keep updating you about Nathaelle and all her classmates through this project’s parent page, Break the Cycle of Poverty with Education. If you ever have any questions about how we're using your donation, please email Emma@IDVolunteers.org. We’d love to hear from you!

Thanks again for making Nathaelle’s future bright, and our warmest regards!

Dec 30, 2013

Thanks so much for supporting Gusline!

Thanks so much!
Thanks so much!

Wow! We can’t believe that you funded an entire year of school for Gusline with just a few clicks and your amazing generosity.

Because of you, we’ll be able to keep Gusline in school and learning the skills she needs to build a brighter tomorrow. Gusline’s been doing really well in school, but if she needs extra help we’ll be there to get her the tutoring she needs.

We’ll be able to support Gusline because you chose to give. There are so many things you could have spent your hard earned money on, but you chose Gusline. Thanks so much.

We’ll keep updating you about Gusline and all her classmates through this project’s parent page, Provide a Safe Home for Haitian Orphans. If you ever have any questions about how we're using your donation, please email Emma@IDVolunteers.org. We’d love to hear from you!

Thanks again, and very kind regards!

Dec 30, 2013

Resolve to make 2014 a year of giving

They had a Merry Christmas thanks to you!
They had a Merry Christmas thanks to you!

We hope you had a Merry Christmas and thanks so much to everyone who has set up recurring donations following our emails on the 20th!

Today, we’re looking back on 2013. Thanks to you, we not only gave the orphanage’s existing kids the education, food, safe home, and enriching activities they need to grow into tomorrow’s leaders – we also welcomed three new children.

Those new kids, like Kristelle, had an incredibly difficult 2013. But, thanks to you, today they have a loving home and, last week, they had a Merry Christmas complete with a turkey dinner and a visit from Santa.

In 2014, we intend to keep supporting the kids at the HTDC orphanage and welcome more homeless kids, but we can’t do it without you.

This New Year, we hope that you’ll resolve to make 2014 a year of giving by setting up a monthly recurring donation. Giving just $20 a month will fund a child’s education for the entire year.

Even better, when you set up your recurring donation before the ball drops and 2014 begins, GlobalGiving will match your gift.

Set up your monthly donation here 

If you’re not ready to commit to a monthly donation, your one-off donation, whatever its size, will be gratefully received.

Thanks so much, and we wish you a very Happy New Year!

Their favourite gift was Uno!
Their favourite gift was Uno!

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