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Disaster Recovery | Puerto Rico  

Puerto Rico emergency relief / long-term recovery

FORWARD/ADELANTE Puerto Rico, a fund created by the network of Puerto Rican foundations, collected and quickly distributed funds to vetted l… read more
$133,071 raised of $250,000 goal
 
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Children | South Africa  

Lifeskills 2,743 vulnerable children South Africa

This project will purchase a farm we can establish and use to train 2,743 children in life skills. We use outdoor activities such as camping… read more
$8,604 raised of $177,000 goal
 
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Education | India  

Gift an education...Make a life !

Isha Vidhya's English-medium schools provide high quality school education to rural children in India who cannot otherwise access or afford … read more
$275,756 raised of $400,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | India  

Empowering Women's with Sustainable Livelihood

Under this project, 500 poor Women will be connected with banks by Self Help Group, who are living below poverty line (BPL). Here training w… read more
$17,658 raised of $45,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | India  

Build Bright future for 250 marginalized Girls

This Project Will provide a Sustainable Livelihood to 250 marginalized Girls of 15-24 age Group & 18-35 (youth) age group by Vocational skil… read more
$18,095 raised of $50,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Nepal  

Help Former Child Slaves on their Path to Freedom

Freedom is only the first step of their journey and your help is needed more than ever. NYF is now helping thousands of these former child s… read more
$249,311 raised of $325,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Kenya  

Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums

Targeting girls aged 10 - 21 years old in Nairobi's slums, Mrembo unveils, restores and builds the inner beauty of girls through sport. The … read more
$21,293 raised of $30,000 goal
 
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Economic Development | Indonesia  

Generate Income & Hope From Non-Recyclable Garbage

This project has stopped 10 tons of non-recyclable plastic waste from reaching Jakarta's garbage dumps by partnering with trash pickers who … read more
$91,282 raised of $95,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Pakistan  

Vocational Training for 5,000 Women in Pakistan

Pakistan is ranked second to last worldwide in terms of women engaged in the workforce. Gaining support of male family members, MDF provides… read more
$132,863 raised of $200,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | India  

Train Women to Earn & Live. Break poverty.

This project will empower disadvantaged 500 women and girls through imparting skill training, computer trainings, educational scholarships a… read more
$17,123 raised of $25,000 goal
 
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Economic Development | Morocco  

Tree Nurseries to Benefit 10,000 Rural Moroccans

Farmers are transitioning to cash-crops, commonly fruit trees, to generate greater income. The Ministry of Agriculture suggests billions of … read more
$15,290 raised of $50,000 goal
 
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Health | Tanzania, United Republic of  

Support APOPO's rats in their life-saving missions

APOPO is a Belgian NGO that has developed an innovative system deploying African giant pouched rats (nicknamed HeroRATs) to detect landmines… read more
$377,633 raised of $500,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Cameroon  

Change a Girl's Life Through Microentrepreneurship

The Keep A Girl Alive project enables conflict-affected and internally displaced young women to become economically independent. We do it th… read more
$53,543 raised of $73,985 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Nicaragua  

Economic Empowerment for 130 Women in Nicaragua

Self-Help has been working to alleviate hunger in Nicaragua since 1999. Providing opportunities for women to learn business operations, and … read more
$22,898 raised of $26,000 goal
 
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Economic Development | Uganda  

Empower OneMama Health Clinic to Sustainability!

OneMama has developed a unique model for service whose beneficiaries receive 100% of proceeds. We blend indigenous treatment with modern med… read more
$25,537 raised of $47,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Ghana  

Stop 125 Teen Girls in Ghana from Missing School

Girls in rural Ghana want to earn an education but struggle to stay in school once they hit puberty. Predatory men offer girls paltry sums o… read more
$17,900 raised of $18,750 goal
 
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Health | Sierra Leone  

Mosquito Nets for Malaria Prevention in Africa

Malaria is the leading cause of death among children in Africa. It's caused by parasites that are transmitted through the bites of infected … read more
$30,699 raised of $35,000 goal
 
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Economic Development | Haiti  

Contribute to Long-Term Rebuilding in Haiti

Lambi fund first helped members of peasant groups get food and essentials for their families following the earthquake. Now, Lambi Fund is w… read more
$95,525 raised of $100,000 goal
 
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Education | China  

Fund 1000 Scholarships in Rural China for a Year

Some 200 million rural Chinese live below the poverty line by the World Bank definition of $1.25 per day, implying that 40 million school-ag… read more
$95,723 raised of $100,000 goal
 
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Economic Development | Morocco  

Community Fruit Tree and Medicinal Herb Nurseries

In response to the demand of rural Moroccan communities for fruit trees and their need to transition from subsistence to modern agriculture,… read more
$20,483 raised of $36,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Ghana  

Empower 600 Women in Ghana with Microcredit Loans

Self-Help International has been empowering women in Ghana since 1999. Empowering women is crucial to a thriving society. More than 60% of m… read more
$65,686 raised of $72,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Afghanistan  

Help Educate 28,000+ Girls in Northern Afghanistan

Help us support education for 28,000+ girls at 12 schools in Balkh Province, Northern Afghanistan. Since 2003, we have worked to build, repa… read more
$140,420 raised of $170,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Senegal  

Educate girls and fight poverty in Senegal

By providing access to education, our project empowers girls to fight the causes and effects of poverty in their lives and to build a bright… read more
$205,762 raised of $300,000 goal
 
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Education | Sierra Leone  

Educate the Next Generation of Leaders in Freetown

This project provides additional support to families and schools in Sierra Leone for the education of its youth. It strategically targets ar… read more
$18,116 raised of $25,000 goal
 
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Women and Girls | Palestine  

Rooftop Micro Farms for Refugee Women in Deheishe

Rooftop micro farms enable these women from Deheishe Refugee Camp to support their families and address the food insecurity they suffer from… read more
$22,624 raised of $40,000 goal
 
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