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Whether they’re empowering people with disabilities in India, using innovative solutions to fight antibiotic-resistant infections in Kenya, or bringing a mobile library to remote villages in Ecuador, these organizations are taking on some of the toughest problems facing their communities. And with your help, they’ll succeed. 

Peace for Syrian Refugee Children
To reduce stress, depression, anxiety and sleeping problems among violence and war affected children in Jordan and Lebanon, IAHV conducted till now 65 Stress Relief and Resilience (SRR) workshops for 2,500 children aged 7-16 . To ensure they are receiving the right care and have a supportive environment, 8 Trainings in Personal Resilience, Stress Management & Professional Care were conducted for 150 social and youth workers, as well as 4 trainings for around 100 parents.
Educating 200 Children in 4 Slums in Delhi
by Sukarya
Education on wheels [EOW] is an uniquely designed program which prepares slum children for formal education by taking the school to them. EOW is a well equipped bus with computers, TV and other essential education related materials. The idea is to motivate slum kids & their parents by providing good facilities, skilled teachers & innovative curriculum to bring kids up to 3rd grade school level in one year, preparing them for 3rd grade examination & enroll them into local 4th grade school.
Create a Library for 350 Kids in Rural Nicaragua
From Books to Brilliance will create a village library in the impoverished rural community of Paz y Vida, Nicaragua. This lending library will be located in a newly built community center. From Books to Brilliance volunteers will purchase all books and educational materials in Nicaragua. Aligned to Paz y Vida's specific requests, these resources will serve approximately 350 children who live in Paz y Vida as well as in the surrounding villages.
Promoting Human Rights of Refugees in Europe
A major humanitarian crisis and child protection failure are unfolding across Europe. In 2015, more than one million refugees and displaced people arrived in Europe - most fleeing conflict, persecution or poverty. While aid agencies and grassroots groups have stepped in to provide crucial short-term aid, the absence of human rights centred political action means that a long-term resolution to the situation seems a distant possibility. We aim to change that.
Give Them a Future: Tribal Education in India
Quality education is a basic need to overcome poverty and deprivation. Yet thousands of tribal children grow up unable to read or write. Many cannot even sign their names. Agragamee a non-profit organisation based in Odisha, India facilitates easy, fun and effective learning through teacher training, lively innovative teaching learning material, and progressive education schools in the poorest districts. This campaign will help expand its efforts to reach more marginalised communities.
Wellbeing activities for 150 Residents in Batley
Our wellbeing activities will reduce social isolation & loneliness among 150 residents in Batley & Spen, West Yorkshire. We will help build confidence through friendship, conversation & participation. Activities include: visits to places of interest; social & games afternoons; themed memory sessions; family & local history walks & talks plus craft & making workshops. Our activities will take place at Milen Care; The Mission; The Pakistan Kashmir Welfare Association & Batley & District Mencap.
Cancer Treatment Centres for Nigeria
Nigeria's population of 170 million requires at least 170 cancer centers according to the World Health Organization. Nigeria currently has 2. Our cancer treatment center will provide at least 6000 treatments a year in radiation and chemotherapy for cancer patients. Due to the fact that 50% of these patients are indigent they would have received minimal or no treatment at all which would have reduced their chances of survival.
Library Bus for 6 Coastal Towns in Manabi, Ecuador
On April 16 a 7.8 earthquake left hundreds dead and thousands homeless in coastal Manabi province, Ecuador. Shortly after, A Mano Manaba, a local cultural NGO, packed Domingo the donkey with books and games to spend afternoons with children in the fishing village of Don Juan. Reading and games with the "library-burro" helps children overcome fears and make sense of their catastrophic loss. Now we want to replace Domingo with a library-bus to reach out to children in other remote villages.
Empower Youth Transition from Orphanage to Society
Orphanages in Panama face a big problem with institutionalized youth that have no access to quality education and generally fail to integrate in society. Our program focuses on women and works on their personal development. This project will help us expand to 2 orphanages in one of the most dangerous parts of Panama City - San Miguelito, where the rates of adolescent pregnancy, drug abuse, crime and prostitution are highest. Our program provides them with a chance for a better life & education.
Support Bilingual Musical Theatre in Paris
Help create the first bilingual Musical Theater Center in Paris. In our new space in the heart of the city of light, interdisciplinary artists will hone their crafts while fostering collaborative, international exchanges in a welcoming, bilingual environment. Our non-profit association invites all to enjoy quality performances and educational opportunities in a space dedicated to cultural exchange.
Save our School: 150 Burundian Pupils Need a Roof
The Murakaza school is a beacon of hope for 150 children and their families living in a slum outside of Bujumbura, the capital of Burundi. Not only does it provide basic literacy and life skills to children, it also offers social services and vocational training to their mothers, opening the door to opportunities they could never have dreamt of. Recent floods have badly damaged the structure which needs urgent repairs. We need your help to rehabilitate the school and build an extra classroom.
Daily porridge for 670 Infants in Northern Uganda
Our project will provide a daily cup of porridge for 670 nursery school children, in the 5 schools we support, who without us would not eat during the day. Northern Uganda was devastated by a long war, where thousands of children were abducted and forced to be child soldiers. These children are now parents and, having lost everything, many are unable to feed their own children, leaving them to forage for insects and plants to survive. Our porridge will change that.
Help Abused Young Women get Justice in Leeds
Thousands of children and young women are affected by abuse - be that domestic violence, sexual abuse, forced marriage, honour based violence or stalking - and despite the taboo being lifted, it is often still kept secret, with victims and children remaining in dangerous situations, living in terror. We will give them a personal attack alarm, and help get them to court to give evidence, giving them safe and secure lives to make a positive contribution to each other and the community.
Helping Abused Girls, Sierra Leone
We have built a 21-bed shelter for young female victims of violence (gender-based violence, female genital mutilation, rape, etc). We provide the necessary medical and psychological treatment, legal aid, education, and basic needs (food, water, clothing, hygiene) to help these girls heal and return to their families and communities. We need additional funding to continue operating our shelter and make it more sustainable.
Help a Malnourished Child with Whisper's Hospital
by Whisper
Whisper's Magical Children's Hospital is Uganda's third dedicated children's hospital. The hospital works 7 days a week, 24 hours a day; it specialises in emergencies, blood transfusions, and treating malnourished children. The hospital also provides free meals, nappies, and clean bedding daily. Each month the hospital treats around 1000 children. We treat children for a flat $8 fee, although about 260 patients a month are admitted and attended to without any fees at all
Play center for 80 children with cancer in Mexico
The procedures that patients undergo (children and teenagers), the undesirable effects of chemotherapy and its life expectancy lead to stress in children, which manifests in anxiety, fear, behavioral changes, irritability, and withdrawal behaviors. The goals of the play center are: Use positive reinforcement techniques for enhancing patient motivation, To improve their mood and reinforce their immune system, To preserve the health and satisfy special education needs of oncological patients
Enable 54 Rural Mexican Families to Rebuild Homes
Your support will enable 54 indigenous families of Laguna Seca and Moyotepec, Malinaltepec, whose homes were damaged in hurricanes in 2013, build safe, comfortable living spaces. The houses will be reinforced against extreme weather, use traditional techniques, and incorporate wood-saving stoves, ecological toilets, and water-catchment systems.
#OneMoreNurse for Neurofibromatosis
A new diagnosis of Neurofibromatosis Type 1(NF1) can be devastating for a family. Most will not have heard of NF before diagnosis and will not know where to get help. The Neuro Foundation provides the only support service in the UK for anyone with NF1. We receive no government funding and large areas of the country have no regional support. You can help fund #OneMoreNurse and extend our network to make sure we provide crucial guidance to those who need it and to their personal support networks.
Encourage African Youth To Embrace Their Heritage
Young people are the future of protecting and preserving heritage all around the world. This project will educate and enthuse young people in Sierra Leone, Uganda and Zimbabwe to actively learn about and appreciate their cultural backgrounds - and those of their continental neighbours. Can you imagine life without history, old buildings, beautiful landscapes? By funding this project, you can encourage future generations to preserve, enjoy and learn from their rich and diverse cultural heritage.
Young Leaders of the Middle East On the Rise
Ultimate Peace (UP) is a ground-breaking program, annually uniting 600 Arab, Jewish and Palestinian teens in Israel and the West Bank. The character-building sport of Ultimate Frisbee is our tool. With no referees, teens learn dispute resolution, building deep friendships and trust. The 3-year "Leader in Training" Project prepares select teens for bold action. Today, Jewish graduates combat racism in the Israeli army; Muslim graduates enter medical school as peace activists. The future? Bright!
Beekeeping with Indigenous People in the Amazon
This project is training Maijuna indigenous people of the Peruvian Amazon how to raise native stingless bees as a sustainable income source. The Maijuna live in one of the most biologically rich places on Earth and this project provides them with an alternative source of income from other more destructive economic activities such as logging and overhunting. Your support will help to empower the Maijuna to conserve their heavily forested ancestral lands for future generations!
Change Lives of 50 Mentally Ill for the Better
About 300,000 of mentally disabled adults in Moscow suffer of social isolation, unemployment, neglect, poverty. They cannot access opportunities like education, employment, social interaction and are excluded from the society. This project will affect up to 50 people with severe mental illness by means of providing them with social rehabilitation and long-life support that will improve their social functioning and give them an opportunity to live their lives in an independent and productive way.
The F Word: Stories of Forgiveness
At a time of growing social divisions and religious fundamentalism, The Forgiveness Project has gained a solid reputation for fostering empathy and providing people with tools to break the cycle of harm and retaliation. One of these tools is the internationally-renowned travelling exhibition The F Word: Stories of Forgiveness. The collection uses real stories of forgiveness to challenge black and white worldviews and build bridges between people based on our shared humanity.
Keep Massachusetts Youth Out of Court & In School
Our Restorative Justice (OurRJ) aims to reduce criminalization and avert mass incarceration by empowering youth to develop as valued, productive, and responsible members of their communities. Our programs permit young people to continue their education and, more importantly, avoid a criminal record that cannot be expunged in Massachusetts.
Help Make an Island Plastic Free
The project will work on the small Island of Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia, where the authorities and community have set themselves the goal of becoming plastic free. We believe we can greatly help them. Working with two schools we will train teachers to deliver our eight-lesson plastic education program to a total of 240 students. Plastic cups will then be phased out of sale at schools' canteens and instead, students will purchase water refills in BPA-free stainless steel bottles, which we provide.
Help 50 Carers Share Skills in our Unique Timebank
Together you and Carers Network can help extend our unique Carers Time Bank to reduce the isolation of so many people who look after a family member or friend without pay or respite. Our project will give 50 carers the chance to re-discover their talents and share their skills with other carers in the neighbourhood.
Saving giant trees in the Western Ghats of India
Large trees play a critical role in provisioning of economically important and climate regulating ecosystem services such as water , non-timber forest produce and carbon to millions of people in tropical countries of the world. In absence of clear conservation policy and poor understanding of their importance in supporting sustainable societies, these trees are facing imminent threat. The project will take measures to avoid indiscriminate felling of 1000 large trees in the Western Ghats of India
Rehabilitation for 7 Burned Children in Peru
This project will improve the life quality of 7 burned children in Peru through their integral rehabilitation, including medical treatment, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, psychological support, compression garments and the reintegration into the community. This way the kids get the opportunity to live a normal life after their traumatic burn accidents. Regrettably, these accidents are relatively common in Peru due to a lack of education and prevention.
Save Abused, Domesticated Chickens and Ducks
There is a huge gap in the animal rescue community that leaves chickens and other domesticated fowl neglected and consequently killed for lack of homes. We strive to resolve this by working with rescue groups, as well as community members, to help families appreciate their chickens & ducks as valuable companions rather than disposable pets. With our network of volunteers, we supplement this outreach with rescue, rehab, and sanctuary for discarded pet ducks & chickens who would otherwise perish.
Open Doors to Change for 100 Homeless Women
Women's Housing Coalition is opening the doors to change for formerly homeless women and their children. We are helping them take control of their lives and learn how to lead stable lives. The Women's Housing Coalition is dedicated to breaking the cycle of homelessness for women and children by providing affordable housing and supportive services to enable them to sustain social and financial independence. We offer housing, case management, and life skills training tailored to the individual.
Help 429 children go to school in Afghanistan
This school in Nangarhar province offers co-education for boys and girls, which represents a major progress especially in an Afghan rural area, where girls rarely attend and even complete school education. It has greatly enhanced the prospect for jobs and the general economic situation of the population. Because of its rural location, the next Government school is too far away for young kids. When they finish class 6 and then transfer to a Government School, they usually take top places.
Support 160+ Disabled Children in India, Telangana
160+ children with special needs got enrolled into 'BRESH schools'. Background of these children are invariably socially, economically backward and most of them are orphans & severely disabled due to malnutrition. Due to poverty these children are neglected by the parents. Such children with disabilities need individual care and special training. This project funds will help 'BRESH schools' to provide quality Residential Education, training and care at free of cost for enrolled disabled children
Women Empowering Women in Africa and Asia
A life-changing training program for women in developing countries - Women's Mentorship Program (WMP). A unique opportunity for women to learn management skills and financial best practice from other women managers, and expand their professional skill set in areas of employment normally dominated by men. The experience promotes gender equality. It transforms careers, credit unions and communities by teaching skills that enable women to be successful managers of co-op financial institutions.
New Hope for Antibiotic Resistance in East Africa
By 2050 an estimated 10 million people will die each year from antibiotic-resistant infections -- almost 90% of those in the developing world. To address this, Phages for Global Health is teaching scientists in East Africa how to develop cheap, naturally occurring antibiotic alternatives (phages) that are effective against antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Phages have been used successfully against problem bacteria for >100 years in certain regions, but they have not yet been applied in Africa.
Quality Healthcare to70000 patients in Rural India
Set up on the 30th of September 1996,in the wake of a devastating earthquake, the SPARSH rural hospital (of the PRIDE India) continues to be one of the only source of quality healthcare to villagers from Marathawada region, especially Osmanabad ,Latur districts in Maharashtra, India. The hospital provides primary healthcare with its 40-bedded high specialty facility, support and care to people living with HIV/AIDS, Maternal and Child Healthcare and Outreach activities through Mobile Medical Van
Empower 400 young leaders in Permaculture, Bolivia
Our Permaculture Practitioner Young Leaders Program provides practical training for 400 middle school students from agricultural areas. The Permaculture techniques we teach will be aimed at improving soil fertility, harvesting water, and building living interactions that save time and increase productivity. Hands on instruction will give practicioners the tools needed to go back to their communities as leaders in sustainable development and healthy living.
Lawyers For Change (LFC)
LFC is a learning platform that seeks to build a resource & support base for social justice lawyers to galvanise a movement across India by connecting them. We hope to pioneer as the go-to place for social justice lawyers negotiating the labyrinth called Indian judicial system. We believe this will fundamentally subvert how we use the law as a tool for empowerment & ensuring access to human rights for all. Join us & contribute to creating a just and vibrant society.
WAFA AWARDS 2018 - Nominate Exceptional Pioneers
The 4th WAF Awards Event celebrates our winners and their certified solutions that are proven to work, and can be scaled to solve global problems and secure clean water, air and food for everyone. It is about celebrating people who make a difference, and giving them visibility, so they can connect with sponsors, partners, decision makers - anyone who can support and scale their outstanding projects to secure water, food and clear air for people around the world.
Fix Fashion: Information is Power
We want workers in in production countries like Cambodia, Bangladesh and India to be able to claim their rights and enable consumers to make more informed choices about where they shop. We are calling on brands to publish their list of supplier factories and audit reports. Brands should disclose the names and addresses of supplier facilities, on an annual basis or more frequently, including also subcontracted suppliers and labour agents managing homeworkers.
Economic Empowerment for Women
ESWA is a self-help UK registered Diaspora Charity established 1991. ESWA have carried out several successful projects for the benefit of women, children and young people in the UK and Nigeria. ESWA provides women with financial literacy training, business mentoring and business lending. Based on our 25 years of experience of working with women in Benin City, ESWA (is convinced) believes that these programs will economically empower women, their families and help them to develop themselves
Help prevent 700 children from drowning in Vietnam
In Vietnam, it is estimated that 35 people will lose their lives to drowning each day and 11 of those will be children. Help us safeguard the lives of 700 children, by teaching them to swim in our internationally recognized 18-class survival swimming course.
Help 2.1m Children of Prisoners in Europe to Cope
Not my crime, still my sentence: Across Europe, some 2.1 million children have a parent in prison. They suffer emotional, social and economic difficulties and need targeted support. Regular contact with a parent in prison promotes resilience in children. Our teams accompany children on prison visits; provide advice and psychological support; train prison staff; listen to young people. We raise awareness in communities and schools and support the rights and needs of these hard-to-reach children.
GIVE A HOME TO STREET CHILDREN IN COLOMBIA
We are a non-governmental organization in Cartagena-Colombia. With your help we will protect 40 children who are in street life situation and have all their rights violated, they will be emotionally, physically and spiritually rehabilitated to start a new life, they will receive the opportunity to go to school, to develop their talents, to have psychological support, medical, dental care, nutritional recovery and psychosocial accompaniment for restoration of their families.
First Green City Hackathon in Albania
This project will train and develop 1000 Green Leaders to model their vision of Green City for their communities. The training program will empower them to draft, develop and deliver for implementation the First Green City Strategy for Albania. A 100 working groups will go through extensive leadership training and brainstorming to deliver the 10 Green City Hackathon milestones. The 6 months training programs will lead to the First Green City Hackathon in Albania.
Help an Immigrant Child Succeed in School
IFSI-USA provides after-school and summer enrichment programming to over 150 immigrant children with limited English skills and lack of financial resources. We educate these children and improve their English skills to give them a chance to succeed in school. Children and society benefit as young people continue their education and are better placed to enter the workforce.
Create a University in Koinadugu, Sierra Leone
Project 1808-Bringing higher education from the city to the village! Education provides the key to job security, community growth and individual wellness. However, not all individuals can travel to or live in the large cities where universities are located. Establishing the University of Koinadugu in one of the most isolated districts of Sierra Leone, will empower youth and improve community livelihood in the district and country.
Help Care for 60 Domestically Abused Children
Foundation Karibu Tanzania (FKT) a Non Profit Organization based in Mwanza, operates the one and only Tanzanian rescue center for children who have been severely domestically abused and tortured. We rescue and provide medical and psycho-social care and eventually reintegrate the children back into their families of origin for a sustainable, but safe, solution. We seek financial aid to rescue and care for 60 severely domestically abused children who have nowhere else to go other than FKT.
Infant & Mother Health in Nepal's Arsenic Areas
Neonatal mortality in Nepal's high arsenic areas is 12.4 %. Safe water filters and good nutrition for these families will significantly decrease the mortality rate and increase the number of healthy children. Our target is to conduct 4 workshops for 60 women in early 2017, providing filters to each family, Nutrition and Hygiene Workshops, training to Health students and Female Health Volunteers. The Female Health Volunteers will conduct the 2 year monitoring program. This project will help >480
Build Development Center for 300 Colombian Kids
La Fundacion Las Golondrinas has built one-third of a new center for early-childhood development but requires additional funding to continue construction. The early-childhood center will serve young children in Llanaditas, Medellin, a marginal neighborhood where many families live in poverty and have been forcibly displaced by violence and conflict.
Enhance Access to Historical D.C Landmark
This project will improve safety to an historic building that houses a library, museum, and archives of Masonic history. The library is the oldest library that is open to the general public in D.C. The museum houses valuable artifacts that display Freemasonry throughout history. The building is open for guided tours.
Taking Tin Marin to ALL Children of El Salvador
Tin Marin embodies the Good News about El Salvador. Children have fun learning through play. Self-confidence, curiosity and an array of skills are built through unique experiences. Our challenge is taking Tin Marin to 350 schools across El Salvador. We've raised money locally to develop and test our plan and build our Mobil Museum. Now we are going global to crowd source a year's operational costs. You can make a big difference!
Sponsor a London Child to Give Sense of Belonging
A & V Rhythmic club are going to purchase 30 tracksuits for children who would otherwise not be able to afford one. It is very important for every child to have a sense of belonging. To be able to wear a club tracksuit gives a child /gymnast the pride and confidence to face anything. The A & V Club mission is to identify and support the new generation of rhythmic gymnasts in London. Children whose families can not afford the track suit deserve the same advantages as their more affluent peers
Fight Malnutrition in Rural Guatemala
This project will increase the nutritional intake of Tzu'tujil Mayan families by introducing a comprehensive nutrition, cooking, and garden program focusing on easily grown, nutrient dense foods.
Youth Radio Dialogues on HIV in South Africa
The Children's Radio Foundation trains young people to produce radio shows on issues facing youth, with 1300 youth reporters reaching 7 million listeners at 72 radio stations across Africa. This initiative will get 280 youth reporters in South Africa broadcasting shows about HIV and sexual and reproductive health at 18 radio stations, sharing vital information and personal stories with youth in their communities in order to reduce HIV infections and make well-informed decisions.
Unleash the skills of 1000 global problem solvers!
Support the skills development of global innovators and entrepreneurs working primarily in low income and resource-strapped communities to bring their ideas to fruition and elevate their communities out of poverty. The Global Knowledge Initiative brings advanced, intensive training programs to problem solvers around the world. Our program enables individuals to collaborate and garner the tools and resources needed to affect long-term change in fields such as agriculture, health and education.
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