Help IDA-Africa provide life-long care to orphaned chimpanzees whose mothers were killed for the illegal bushmeat trade. IDA-Africa's Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue Center provides sanctuary to 74 orphans, some of whom languished for decades in solitary confinement. Today they li...more
West Africa has the lowest literacy rate in the world. Illiteracy is a huge contributing factor to the level of poverty in the region. More than 40% of the population - approximately 65 million are unable to read and write. The low literacy levels can be attributed to the numb...more
In Nepal's remote villages and rural countryside many bright children don't have the opportunity to go to school because of their family's poverty. With an education, these children will be able to break the cycle of poverty for their families and th...more
Established in 1990, the Nepal Youth Foundation (NYF) is a U.S. based, non-profit organization devoted to bringing hope to the most destitute children in the beautiful but impoverished kingdom of Nepal. With a personal touch, NYF provides them with what should be every child's ...
We provide earthquake-resistant design and construction training to homeowners, builders, engineers and government officials so that families impacted by earthquakes can begin rebuilding their lives. Your donation helps Build Change design and instruct in the building of affordab...more
The practice of solar cooking has been used for centuries. However, new materials are greatly improving the efficiency, convenience and durability of today's solar cooking devices. The challenge is identifying low-cost materials and designs that en...more
Solar Household Energy strives to unleash the potential of solar cooking for global health, economic development and the environment around the world, and deliver it to those whom it can benefit most. We accomplish this through partnerships with local organizations in the field,...
Four species of sea turtles visit Osa's beaches every year to nest. They and their offspring face numerous threats such as poaching and predation. Your gift allows us to monitor and patrol critical nesting beaches to ensure the protection of these globally endangered animals. More
The current unrest in Syria has so far forced at least 720,000 people to abandon their homes and seek safety in the neighboring countries of Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan. Refugees are left without any alternatives. Another 2 million are displaced within Syria's borders. Forced to flee their homes, they've left their li...more
USA for UNHCR supports the life saving work of UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. Our awareness and fundraising activities help the UN Refugee Agency providevital protection and assistence to men, women and children around the world who have been forced to flee their homes because o...
'Superstorm' Sandy began its path of devastation the week of October 29, 2012--and severely affected portions of the Caribbean, Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern United States. In diameter, it was the largest Atlantic hurricane on record--and the most costly hurricane to impact the United States since Hurricane Katrina. ...more
Operation USA helps communities alleviate the effects of disasters, disease and endemic poverty throughout the world by providing privately-funded relief, reconstruction and development aid.
Let Kids Be Kids is supporting "Teachabout", a youth-led organization from Melbourne University, Australia, that runs a school holiday program for University students to extend and enrich learning to Aboriginal children in remote communities. The program is currently running twi...more