Help These Children Avoid Further Suffering

 
$21,232
$3,769
Raised
Remaining

Help These Children Avoid Further Suffering

Help These Children Avoid Further Suffering
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Street children - Addis Ababa

Street children - Addis Ababa
There are 11,000 children living full time on the streets of Addis Ababa (view small | med | large | orig)

Children sleeping

Children sleeping
Street children sleeping in the central reservation of the road in Addis Ababa (view small | med | large | orig)

Street Life

Street Life
Young people quickly get drawn in by street life and often end up taking drugs . (view small | med | large | orig)

Children by fire

Children by fire
Street children may only be 7 years old and have to learn to survive on their own. Retrak aims to give these children back their childhoods. (view small | med | large | orig)

Forgotten

Forgotten
Street children are forgotten. They have no one to speak up for them and no rights. They are among the most vulnerable children in the world. (view small | med | large | orig)

Safe Shelter

Safe Shelter
Retrak provide safe shelter for street children (view small | med | large | orig)

Children playing

Children playing
The children have the chance to play and have fun with other street children at the Retrak drop in centre. (view small | med | large | orig)

Vocational training

Vocational training
Older children are given the chance to have voactional training so that they maybe become independant and look after themselves. (view small | med | large | orig)

Alone

Alone
24 Million children live without parental care across the world (view small | med | large | orig)

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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Retrak America

Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire, United Kingdom
http://www.retrak.org

Project Leader

Joan Townsend

US Country Director
Washington, DC United States

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