Save the Children Races to Children & Families

 
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Message of Hope from Haiti
    By - Stephen Gwynne-Vaughan - Haiti, Country Office Director
    Thank you for your generous support of Save the children's efforts in Haiti. As we near the anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Haiti, Country Office Director Stephen Gwynne-Vaughan, sends this informative and inspiring message to Save the Children’s supporters. On January 12, 2010 at 4:53pm, Haiti was rocked...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families has received 6 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $173,219 from an original funding goal of $250,000!
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    The Disaster’s Impact on Save the Children
    By - Megan McLain - Manager, Corporate Partnerships
    The earthquake had a profound impact for Save the Children, which has worked continuously in Haiti since 1978.  On the afternoon of the disaster, we had approximately 160 national and international staff conducting development programs in health, nutrition, HIV/AIDS, education, child protection and emergency relief...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Quality Education and Safer Schools in Haiti
    By - Megan McLain - Manager, Corporate Partnerships
    Raising the quality of education and constructing safer schools for Haiti's children are at the center of Save the Children's plans for creating lasting change. The Institut Abellard in Léogâne is a model of innovative construction techniques that make the school structure more hurricane and...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families has received 49 donations
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Haiti’s Children One Year Later: A Country at a Crossroads
    By - Megan McLain - Manager, Corporate Partnerships
    One year after the historic Haitian earthquake, Save the Children is grateful to our global donors for their compassion and generosity in supporting the organization’s immediate relief and recovery efforts for Haitian children and their families. From the in-country teams to Save the Children staff around the world,...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Update on Save the Children's programs in Haiti
    By - Megan McLain - Manager, Corporate Partnerships
    Since the epic earthquake in Haiti, Save the Children has worked nonstop to alleviate children’s suffering and ensure their well-being. In the immediate aftermath of the disaster, nearly 490 children who were separated from their families were provided with family tracing, reunification, or mediation support....
    • 4 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Taking Education Forward in Haiti
    By - Michael Vanasse - Corporate Partnerships
    "Ecole Eddy Pascal Takes Education Forward" Ecole Eddy Pascal was a cornerstone of the local community in Carrefour, Haiti, for over 25 years. Housed in an imposing three-story building, Ecole Eddy Pascal offered elementary and secondary school, classes for adults and a cultural club for the community. But the facility...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Haiti Field Update and Video
    By - Mike Vanasse - Corporate Partnerships
    Life After the Quake Six months after the quake, despite the significant progress Save the Children and others have made to alleviate children’s suffering and begin addressing longer-term needs, the magnitude of the destruction and damage is such that much remains to be done to assist children and families. Rubble...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Haiti- 6 month progress report
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Summary: Over the past four months, since the devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti on January 12, 2010, Save the Children has worked nonstop to alleviate children’s suffering and ensure their well-being. Through your generosity and that of other donors, Save the Children has delivered lifesaving relief and...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Haiti Relief Efforts- 3 Months
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Mananger, Workplace Giving
    Save the Children plans to provide emergency assistance to save lives, alleviate suffering, and support the recovery of 800,000 people (including 470,000 children) affected by the 12 January 2010 earthquake in Haiti. We plan to transition into longer term rehabilitation and reconstruction to ensure a better future for...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    'Build Back Better'
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    In his testimony today before a Senate Foreign Relations subcommittee, Save the Children President Charles MacCormack urged Congress to help ensure a brighter future for Haiti and its children by strengthening the capacity of its government, citizens and private sector. He noted that well-coordinated collaboration...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Haiti Still Needs Help!
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Save the Children plans to provide emergency assistance to save lives, alleviate suffering, and support the recovery of 800,000 people (including 470,000 children) affected by the earthquake in Haiti. We plan to transition into longer term rehabilitation and reconstruction to ensure a better future for Haiti’s...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Haiti-One Month Update
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    At the one-month mark of the crisis, Save the Children has reached 477,000 children and adult members of their families with lifesaving immediate relief. *See attached document for full fact sheet
    • 5 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    A better future for Haiti’s children
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    “So many children and families have gone now three weeks with barely any steady food supply. We’ve met a pregnant mother who has told us that since the earthquake, her children had only been eating a meal a day, without vegetables or meat.” Halane Hussein, Save the Children’s Emergency Advisor in Haiti. Save the...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Overview of Save the Children’s response
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Number of beneficiaries we plan to reach: 600,000 Number of total beneficiaries reached so far: 172,751 Overview of Activities by Sector: Non-Food Items (NFIs) Distribution: 8600 people are benefitting from NFIs Save the Children (SC) has distributed WASH: Approximately 16,500 beneficiaries are...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families has received 1184 donations
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Video/Panoramic View in Haiti
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    “The spirit of the Haitian people has been remarkable. The word resilience does not do it justice. Our national staff has come back to work, often under incredibly difficult circumstances, to help the children of Haiti when they need it the most. On the streets—where tens of thousands still sleep each night—and in...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Judith Louise and her Baby Helped by Save the Children
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Judith Louise lost her 6-year-old son in the earthquake and very nearly lost her 15-day-old baby boy, who does not yet have a name because he has not been baptized. "When the earthquake struck, I was in the bedroom," said Judith Louise. "I tried to run, but it knocked me down and I couldn't go back inside to grab...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Save the Children-Haiti Update with photo
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Save the Children staff plays with children refugees who's homes were destroyed during the earthquake at the Church of Ladder Day Saints, Port Au Prince, Haiti. Save the Children is launching child-friendly space activites at the church in downtown Haiti. Child-Friendly spaces provide safety, structure, and emotional...
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    • Leo
      Leo You're doing a beautiful work taking care of these children. All those smiles made my day, especially the volunteer's. What a beautiful human being!
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Save the Children Continues Vital Relief Efforts in Haiti
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Overview of Save the Children’s response • Number of beneficiaries we plan to reach: 600,000 • Number of total beneficiaries reached so far: *99,032 • Number of beneficiaries reached since last sitrep: 7,785 *number includes distributed medical supplies and medicines to support beneficiaries over 6 wk...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Save the Children-Updates from Haiti
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Save the Children’s Response: Save the Children has worked in Haiti continuously since 1978 and launches immediate relief for children affected by the island’s frequent natural disasters. Local staff members in Port-au-Prince have been joined by our international disaster response experts and are working around the...
    • 5 years ago
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    • henryk94
      henryk94 I use to be a foster Mother I too in children in my Home since 2001 to 2006 i stop because i could not stand it when they leave i still have room in my house so i would like to help an orphant in Haiti to have a parent & a fine home.you can send me info @ henryk94@netzero.net
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Save the Children-Haiti Relief Efforts Update 1-21-2010
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Food • The World Food Program (WFP) will be providing Save the Children with high-energy biscuits for distribution. Save the Children is also coordinating a longer-term strategy with WFP for food distribution. • On January 16, Save the Children distributed food for 2,000 people at the L’Hopital de l’Espoire (Hope...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Aftershock Rocks Port-au-Prince; Save the Children Undeterred in Mission of Delivering Urgent Relief
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Save the Children staff in Port-au-Prince, Haiti are assessing the impact of this morning’s strong 6.1 magnitude aftershock – even as they continue working nonstop to deliver lifesaving relief to children affected by the epic January 12 earthquake. “Children and families are still sleeping in the open, among the...
    • 5 years ago
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    • TOM FABIANI
      TOM FABIANI It showes that our donations are being used for the greatest of goods. Helping children in need. Very sad story but very uplifting to see the successful efforts being made by Save The Children.
      • 5 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Save the Children-Haiti Photos
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Save the Children staff is helping to distribute food, water and supplies at Hospital Espoire in Port-au-Prince.
    • 5 years ago
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Haiti Earthquake Response-Update 1-19-2010
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    Save the Children has worked in Haiti continuously since 1978 and launches immediate relief for children affected by the island’s frequent natural disasters. Local staff members in Port-au-Prince have been joined by our international disaster response experts and are working around the clock and in coordination with the...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Save the Children Gives Medical Aid to Miracle Baby Recovered in Haiti
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    WESTPORT, Conn., (Jan.15, 2010) — Save the Children staff in Haiti gave emergency medical attention to a baby girl pulled from the rubble Friday afternoon, nearly three days after an earthquake flattened much of Port-au-Prince. Winnie, not yet 2 years old, was pulled from the rubble with help from an Australian news...
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    • egg
      egg I have been looking for an update on Winnie Tilin since I saw the video Jan 16, 2010!  Please, please help me get information about her as I have a granddaughter named Wyn the exact same age as Winnie.  The story has captured my heart & I haven't been able to get any news since the story aired 1-16-10.  Please let me... Read more »
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families posted a progress report
    Your donation is urgently needed to help Save the Children support Haitian children and families.
    By - Rebecca Bryant - Manager, Workplace Giving
    The January 12 earthquake and multiple aftershocks created enormous devastation and loss of life in the heavily populated city of Port-au-Prince, one of the centers for programming for Save the Children in Haiti. While staff safety and security are of immediate paramount concern, we have begun on-the- ground assessments...
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  • Save the Children Races to Children & Families has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Megan McLain

Manager, Corporate Partnerships
Westport, CT United States

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