Many children have no choice but to sleep on concrete slabs or hard dirt floors at night. It’s a cold reality for far too many children living in poverty. You can change that with the gift of a bed where a child can rest comfortably and be ready to learn each day.
Sleep is essential for the mental and physical development of all young children. A simple gift of blankets and mosquito nets will keep them warm and safe from the threat of deadly malaria carrying mosquitoes.
Health stations are often the only nearby source of essential health care for sick children and families. Your gift could help restock a health station with desperately needed medicines, medical supplies, personal protective equipment and other necessities to ensure that children and families have ready access to the care and resources they need to stay healthy.
Imagine having to sleep on a concrete slab or hard dirt floor. That’s the cold reality for far too many children living in poverty. Your gift of a blanket and pillow will help keep a child warm and comfortable.
Handwashing can slow the spread of infectious diseases like COVID-19. But children in many communities lack access to clean water or soap for washing. Your gift of a handwashing station could help keep children safe and encourage lifelong, lifesaving habits.
Prevent suffering and save lives. Every two minutes somewhere in the world, a child dies from malaria. Countless more suffer needlessly from this devastating — and preventable — disease.