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ALEX AND HIS 39 FRIENDS

ALEX AND HIS 39 FRIENDS WANT TO GO TO SCHOOL!   Our new education campaign for Haiti aims to send 40 Haitian children in need to school Meet Alexander Bonhomme. Alexander is 11 years old and is an eager student in Haiti. But he and his classmates need your help. The education statistics facing young Alexander are startling. In Haiti, according to a 2013 World Bank study, only half of all primary school-aged children attend school. Of this, about

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Embrace the Newcomers

Embrace the Newcomers Campaign supports the new arrivals to the United States! These newcomers to America are fleeing persecution or fear of persecution in their homeland. They are often coming to the US in desperate times, often leaving family, friends, homes, jobs, and savings.   As wars, conflict, and persecution worldwide continue to unfold, the number of people displaced within their country or having fled internationally reached approximately

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WORLD WATER DAY ’17

World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is about taking action to tackle the water crisis in the world.   One of the sustainable development goals of the UN for 2030 is to ensure everyone has access to safe water. Unfortunately, 1.8 billion people use a source of drinking water contaminated with faeces today, putting them at risk of contracting cholera, dysentery, typhoid and polio.   To help alleviate this problem, Embrace Relief has

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Coins for Kids

“Coins for Kids,” is a chapter project that empowers children to help other kids in communities with great needs. Children are asked to raise money that will be used for Embrace Relief projects that support kids’ educations. We believe that it is important to teach kids how to give back and who to give back to at a young age, so as they grow and become more independent, they will continue to be philanthropic. As they learn and understand that

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