The Safer World Fund

 
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 2 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Educate even more girls and boys with a 50% match!
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Political unrest in both Afghanistan and Pakistan has been in the news lately. Who will be the next president of Afghanistan remains unresolved several months after the election, and young people involved in uprisings in Pakistan express deep unhappiness with that country’s leaders. We want the people of Afghanistan...
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 1 donation
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  • The Safer World Fund has made updates to their project page.
    • 3 months ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Educating Girls Provides Endless Opportunities
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Violence against girls seeking an education has recently been brought to the world stage. Last month, more than 200 Nigerian girls were kidnapped from school by a terrorist organization called Boko Haram, and earlier this year Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani school girl who was shot for pursuing an education, made the cover...
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 3 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 3 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    The Safer World Fund: Development the Key to Peace
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon recently stated: "There can be no peace without development … no development without peace." With that in mind, each one of us should be hustling to promote development in Central Asia, where both Afghanistan and Pakistan remain among the least developed countries in the world....
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 3 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 17 donations
    • 9 months ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    The Safer World Fund celebrates Dr. Sakena Yacoobi
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    We are thrilled that Dr. Sakena Yacoobi was awarded the Opus Prize on November 13. The Opus Prize honors unsung heroes for their entrepreneurial spirit as they address today's most persistent and pressing global issues, including poverty, illiteracy, hunger, disease, and injustice. The prize is well-deserved...
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 5 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 47 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    New Recipients and New Matching Funds for a Safer World
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, The Safer World Fund
    Ten terrific projects in Afghanistan and Pakistan are helping the next generation learn about becoming productive world citizens.And starting today, your support will be matched at 50% to make a bigger impact as long as matching funds last. From “Send 30 Afghan Girls to Teacher Training Programs” to...
    • 1 year ago
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    Partner Rewards Bonus Day! Wednesday, June 12!
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    You do not want to miss this twice-valuable matching opportunity. Starting at 9:00 am EDT, GlobalGiving will match donations of up to $1,000 made through www.globalgiving.org. But if you donate to the Safer World Fund at http://www.globalgiving.org/projects/donate-to-the-safer-world-fund/, GlobalGiving will match your...
    • 1 year ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Partner Rewards Bonus Day! Wednesday, June 12!
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    You do not want to miss this twice-valuable matching opportunity. Starting at 9:00 am EDT, GlobalGiving will match donations of up to $1,000 made through www.globalgiving.org. But if you donate to the Safer World Fund at http://www.globalgiving.org/projects/donate-to-the-safer-world-fund/, GlobalGiving will match your...
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  • The Safer World Fund has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    For Mothers and Daughters Everywhere
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Amazing changes are taking place in Afghanistan and Pakistan, thanks to your support of the projects in The Safer World Fund. In rural Afghanistan, a school for girls and boys now boasts four new classrooms and many new desks as well as transportation so that teachers can attend training. In Mazar-i-Sharif, a school for...
    • 1 year ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Inspiration for the New Year
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Last month I spent an evening with Sakena Yacoobi, the founder and executive director of the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL). The Institute manages “Fast-Tracking Education for Afghan Women and Girls,” one of the projects in the Safer World Fund.  In just a couple of hours, my admiration for educators in...
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Malala's Struggle to Support Education for Girls
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Tuesday’s attack on a 14-year-old Pakistani girl who was a powerful advocate for girls’ education reminds us of the struggle to offer girls the opportunity to go to school. Malala Yousafzai had spoken eloquently to promote education for girls and children’s rights in the Swat Valley, close to the Afghan...
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 83 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    New Matching Funds for the Safer World Fund!
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    On September 1, 2012, a fresh pool of matching funds was announced for the Safer World Fund and the programs it supports. In conjunction with the anniversary of the events of September 11, 2001, we feel it is important to renew our support of these organizations in Pakistan and Afghanistan as they continue to provide...
    • 2 years ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Last Hurrah for Matching Funds for the Safer World Fund!
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Thanks for your continued generosity towards helping us make the world a safer place! With your help, we are continuing to support education, vocational training, and health care in Pakistan and Afghanistan with some amazing partners. Girls such as the one pictured in this report want to learn. Mothers need health care...
    • 2 years ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Welcoming Ayni's school project to the Safer World
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Thanks for your continued generosity towards helping us make the world a safer place! With your help, we are continuing to support education, vocational training, and health care in Pakistan and Afghanistan with some amazing partners. We recently added a new project to the list of Safer World beneficiaries: the...
    • 2 years ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Matching Funds Remain for The Safer World Fund!
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Thanks to everyone who has supported The Safer World Fund since our matching campaign began on the 10th Anniversary of September 11th. As of January 2, 2012, a bit more than $14,000 remains in matching funds for The Safer World Fund! New donations of any size up to $2000 will be matched at 50 percent until those matching...
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Thank you for supporting a Safer World
    By - Safer World - Fund Managers
    Today, October 7, 2011, marks the 10th anniversary of the start of the U.S.-led war in Afghanistan.  We’re marking this moment by thanking you for supporting grassroots development, education, and medical work in Afghanistan and Pakistan through the Safer World Fund.   We are grateful for your support, and...
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 131 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Safer World Fund Matching Currently Available!
    By - Safer World - Fund Managers
    It is hard to believe that it has been 10 years since the events of 9/11 took place in 2001.  That day’s events still weigh heavily on our hearts and minds as we remember loved ones lost.  Despite those sentiments, however, the Safer World Fund was created as a way to make a positive statement about what...
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  • The Safer World Fund has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Safer World Fund has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Safer World Fund has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    Bonus Day and Update for the Safer World Fund, March 2011
    By - Joyce Manchester - Safer World Fund Manager
    Bonus Day is March 16! Rev up your online donations to the Safer World Fund – GlobalGiving will match at 30% all online donations up to $1,000 per donor per project! $75,000 will be available in matching funds on Wednesday, March 16. In addition to the 30% match, GlobalGiving is offering a $1,000 bonus to the...
    • 3 years ago
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    December 2010 Update for the Safer World Fund
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Leader, Safer World Fund
    Thanks to everyone who participated in the matching campaign for the Safer World Fund this fall! The matching funds disappeared in record time, and your contributions are now improving the lives of women, men and children in Afghanistan and Pakistan. A new nonprofit joined Global Giving in October, and we are pleased to...
    • 4 years ago
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    • Donna
      Donna Thanks for the update and Welcome AYNI!
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 108 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    1-for-1 Match for the Safer World Fund!
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Manager
    We are thrilled to offer a 1-for-1 match for all donations up to $2500 starting on September 11, 2010, until the matching funds are gone. Donations to the Safer World Fund or any of the projects it comprises will be matched. In addition, we have decided to focus on projects that specifically target education and/or...
    • 4 years ago
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    • idfelder
      idfelder Why can I not find this charity when I search Google or ever find an EIN for itsIRS non-profit status.
      • 4 years ago
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  • The Safer World Fund has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Safer World Fund posted a progress report
    June 2010 Update for the Safer World Fund
    By - Joyce Manchester - Project Manager
    Thanks to the 247 Safer World Fund donors who have helped girls in Afghanistan go to school, women in Afghanistan learn new skills, people in the earthquake regions of Pakistan receive much-needed medical care, and much more. More than 3500 additional donors made contributions to individual funds within the Safer World...
    • 4 years ago
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    • idfelder
      idfelder I would like to support, but I can't find a IRS EIN for this charity or even google Safer World Fund.
      • 4 years ago
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 245 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund has received 126 donations
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  • The Safer World Fund has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Organization

GlobalGiving

Washington, D.C., United States
http://www.globalgiving.org

Project Leader

Joyce Manchester

SMCWF Fund Manager
Waterbury, VT United States

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Map of The Safer World Fund