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Harlem RBI is a 501(c)3, community-based youth development organization located in East Harlem, New York. Harlem RBI’s mission is to provide inner-city youth with opportunities to play, learn and grow. Harlem RBI uses the power of teams to coach, teach and inspire youth to recognize their potential and realize their dreams. Harlem RBI’s unique brand of youth development programming, which includes participation on a baseball or softball team and engagement in group-based academic and enrichment programming, has evolved over the organization’s 20-year history to best meet the needs of East Harlem youth. Additionally, Harlem RBI’s DREAM Charter School, which opened in 2008, currently serves 200 students in grades K-3. Harlem RBI and DREAM Charter School’s combined staff of 80 full-time professionals and a committed corps of nearly 300 part-time staff, volunteers and interns implement year-round after-school, summer and school day programs that serve more than 1,000 East Harlem boys and girls, ages 5-22. For more information, please visit Harlem RBI
Wounded Warrior Project
The mission of Wounded Warrior Project™ (WWP) is to honor and empower wounded warriors. WWP’s purpose is to raise awareness and enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other, and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs. WWP is a national, nonpartisan organization headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.
For more information, please visit www.woundedwarriorproject.org
The Breast Cancer Campaign
Our mission is to beat breast cancer by funding research to ensure women, men, and their families no longer have to fear this terrible disease. We are unique funding 99 research projects across the UK and Ireland, wherever it will have the biggest impact on survival rates and treatment effectiveness. For more information, please visit The Breast Cancer Campaign.
Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research
We are the only UK charity solely dedicated to research into blood cancers, including leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma. Our life-saving research is focused on finding causes, improving diagnosis and treatments, and running ground-breaking clinical trials for all blood cancer patients. We won’t stop until we’ve beaten blood cancer.
For more information, please visit: http://leukaemialymphomaresearch.org.uk/
Scope, the disability charity, supports disabled children so they can fulfil their potential. We believe that every child has the right to live in a happy, loving environment; to have a support network that means they will be able to live a fulfilling family life. For more information, please visit Scope UK.
Our Vision is that every disabled and disadvantaged young person should be provided with the freedom, independence and hope to reach their full potential.
For more information, please visit: http://www.varietyclub.org.uk/
Chi Heng Foundation
The mission of CHF is to create a harmonious, equal and healthy society through projects to provide education, sponsorship and promote AIDS prevention, care and anti-discrimination.
For more information, please visit: http://www.chihengfoundation.com/index_en.html
Christina Noble Children’s Foundation
The Christina Noble Children’s Foundation (CNCF) is an International Partnership of people dedicated to serving underprivileged children with the hope of helping each child maximize their life potential. Our programmes in Vietnam and Mongolia seek to protect children at risk of economic and sexual exploitation, while ensuring these and other children in need have access to basic care and educational opportunities. The programmes include; emergency and long-term medical care, nutritional rehabilitation, educational and vocational training and job placement. This is accomplished within the context of the family and the community whenever possible, and always with love and respect for the dignity of each child as an individual.
For more information, please visit: http://www.cncf.org/en/home/index.php
International Care Ministries
ICM’s goal is to transform the face of poverty in the Philippines through working with the poorest of the poor (those living at, or below subsistence level) with a holistic, community-based approach to fighting poverty that produces real and sustainable results.
For more information, please visit: http://www.caremin.com/
Beyond Social Services
Beyond Social Services is a charity dedicated to reducing delinquency among children and youths from less privileged backgrounds. It provides guidance, care, protection and resources that keep young people in school and out of trouble.
For more information, please visit www.beyond.org.sg
Community Chest of Korea
To empower the underserved and improve lives by spreading a culture of sharing in our community.
Stepping Stone House
Stepping Stone House (SSH) is a house for homeless teenagers who through no fault of their own find themselves unable to live at home. It is an accredited out-of-home-care residential service providing medium to long term accommodation in a Federation House at Dulwich Hill, Sydney.
For more information, please visit: http://www.steppingstonehouse.com.au/
Barnardo’s vision is that the lives of all children and young people should be free from poverty, abuse and discrimination. Our purpose is to help the most vulnerable children transform their lives and fulfil their potential, no matter who they are, where they’ve come from or what they’ve done.
We believe in the potential of all children; we believe that every child deserves the best start in life and the chance to fulfil their potential. With the right help, committed support and a little belief, even the most vulnerable children and young people can turn their lives around.
For more information, please visit: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/
Rainbow Trust provides emotional and practical support for families who have a child with a life threatening or terminal illness.
For more information, please visit: http://www.rainbowtrust.org.uk/
St Paul’s Cathedral
St Paul’s Cathedral, the 5th on the site since 604AD, was designed by Sir Christopher Wren over 300 years ago. It is the Cathedral of the Anglican Diocese of London, scene of national and state occasions. The choristers of St. Pauls typically each spend 6 years singing at a huge number of services, concerts and events, their education funded by the cathedral with bursaries offered for their accommodation in cases of parental hardship.
For more information, please visit: http://www.stpauls.co.uk/
St. Joseph Home
St. Joseph’s Home recognizes each and every individual, they teach them the importance to live right with justice. They provide them a living-hood, learning opportunity and emotional support in their educational process so that they will become those who can contribute and be of value to society. They currently have 48 children living in the main facility as well as three other group homes with 6 older children in each place.
For more information, please visit: http://www.saintjosephhome.com/
Boys’ Town works with youth-at-risk, between the ages of 11-18, and their families. We provide Residential, Outreach, School-based and Community-Based programmes and services to youths from mainly disadvantaged backgrounds. Our mission is to help youth-at-risk become socially integrated, responsible and contributing members of society.
For more information, please visit www.boystown.org.sg
Futaba Infant Home
The Futaba Infant Home is a facility to raise young children (between 0 years to school age) instead of and the parents on a permanent basis or until the parents are fit to resume duties as a responsible parent.
If home rehabilitation is not a choice, we will provide a viable solution that best suits the children such as foster parents, etc. They also provide support programs to help parents better raise and support their children so they may grow up in a healthy and productive environment.
For more information, please visit http://www.futaba-yuka.or.jp
Futaba only has Japanese website.
Australian Childhood Foundation
To be a fearless and relentless advocate for the rights of children in Australia to a safe childhood free from violence, trauma, neglect and abuse
For more information, please visit: www.childhood.org.au
Shockingly, 1 in 4 families lose a baby. Through miscarriage. Through stillbirth. Through premature birth. We are here to help mums and dads have full-term pregnancies and deliver healthy babies. If something goes wrong, we offer advice and support to those mums and dads at this critical time. We are determined to find out why things go wrong, and fund research programmes to look into the complications that threaten our babies and we are working to save babies lives.
For more information, please visit: www.tommys.org
Anthony Nolan saves the lives of people with blood cancers such as leukaemia and lymphoma who urgently need a blood stem cell transplant. We do this by recruiting stem cell donors and matching them to patients in desperate need.
Our vision is to save the lives of everyone who needs a stem cell transplant. We want to ensure that all patients get the best possible matching donor and the best quality of life possible after their transplant.
For more information, please visit: www.anthonynolan.org
Children Are Us Foundation (Taiwan)
CAUF is a not-for-profit private organization which provides long term care and job training to those suffering from Down’s Syndrome, cerebral palsy, multiple dysfunctions and other mental illness. For changing people’s general perception, prejudice and respecting for the dignity towards the people with intelligence disability, the most important thing is to preventing and removing all kinds of barriers, lead them stepping into the mainstream, especially in community.
For more information, please visit http://www.c-are-us.org.tw
Childhelp exists to meet the physical, emotional, educational, and spiritual needs of abused, neglected and at-risk children. The organization is driven by the belief that unconditional love is the foundation upon which all healing begins. The entrance of each Childhelp facility features the words “All Who Enter Here Will Find Love.”
For more information, please visit Childhelp
Friends of the Fighting 69th
Friends of the Fighting 69th was formed to raise awareness of the Fighting 69th’s deployment to Iraq and to provide support to soldiers and their families during deployments. We administer a Memorial Scholarship Fund and trust funds for the 19 surviving children of the twenty five soldiers who have been killed in the Global War on Terror.
For more information please visit: www.69thfriends.org.
The Jubilee Center
The mission of the Jubilee Center is to equip children and families with the tools not only to survive, but also to overcome the many barriers they face. We believe that all people deserve a fair chance at creating a fulfilling life based on self-esteem, self-reliance, personal accountability and respect for others.
For more information, please visit www.jubileecenterhoboken.org
Mercy Center is a South Bronx community center located in the poorest congressional district in the United States. Forty-nine percent of the population lives in poverty; among Mercy Center participants, 28% have a combined family income of less than $10,000 annually, and 66% manage on household incomes of less than $15,000 annually.
For more information please visit: www.mercycenterbronx.org
Marina Dalglish Appeal
The Marina Dalglish Appeal has now set ourselves a new and exciting challenge to raise £5M towards a new £17M purpose built Radiotherapy facility, which will be situated at University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool. The centre will be staffed and operated by Clatterbridge’s own specialist radiographers and doctors and will house three state of the art radiotherapy treatment machines as well as expert cancer rehabilitation and support services, bringing the treatment much closer to the patient. Kenny and myself have been constantly amazed at how much time, effort and money you have all been willing to donate, and we realize that nothing would be possible without your help. Thank you all very much and hopefully together we can achieve our new goal.
For more information, please visit http://www.marinadalglishappeal.org
Msizi Africa gives malnourished, hungry children in Africa access to nutritious food. Whether they’re in orphanages, child headed households or schools; we ensure they receive a healthy, balanced diet every day. This complements the wider work of our project partners who aim to improve the lives of the children in their care, through educational and vocational opportunities, and rehabilitation.
For more information, please visit http://www.msiziafrica.org.uk
Paul Hunter Foundation
“The primary target would be in developing the interest of snooker in the 8 -12 year olds age bracket and specifically targeting under privileged and disabled children in their infancy of playing snooker.
“Try to get kids off the streets”
Locally qualified coaches and clubs would apply for financial grants to the foundation, and it turn they would provide coaching sessions within there own communities at existing facilities such as snooker or social clubs. Each scheme would be assessed on its individual merits.
For more information, please visit http://www.paulhunterfoundation.org
Young people are most affected by the most persistent problems in the world, yet are frequently overlooked as part of the solution. Our mission is to place young people at the forefront of change and development. Our strength comes from being led by young people and young professionals, from the boardroom right through to the field. We have been working hard since 1985 and over the past 29 years, our programmes have reached over 7 million young people directly and indirectly.
Teenage Cancer Trust
Teenage Cancer Trust aims to ensure that every young person with cancer and their family receive the best possible care and professional support throughout their cancer journey. Teenage Cancer Trust builds specialist units in NHS hospitals across the country for young people living with cancer. The charity also empowers young people through education and advocacy.
For more information, please visithttp://www.teenagecancertrust.org
The Children’s Trust
Every parent hopes that their child will be born healthily and grow up without serious accident or illness. Unfortunately these expectations can be shattered; children are born with disabilities or become suddenly disabled as a result of an accident or illness. The Children’s Trust is here to help these children and their families from all over the UK with vital care, support, education and rehabilitation.
For more information, please visit www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk
La Licorne » is an association created by Pierrette Bres, a retired horse racing TV commentator. The association aims to help children affected by mental illness and behavioural problems, mainly Autism, through therapy with horses. Through her association Pierrette Bres shares with these children her passion of horses and sees the beneficial effects contact with ponies has on Autistic children.
Thus to continue to develop the discovery of new feelings and in turn a marked improvement in the children’s’ behaviour, the association has launched several new concepts around different auxiliary therapies: “The discovery of the sea and marine life” by organising boat outings; the set up of a video studio with computers and cameras to teach the children to discover their own image as well as recreational days with clowns and magicians with face painting and costumes offered by the association.
The amazing results encourage the development of their minds but are also a real ray of hope for their parents. Some autistic children can really improve their behaviour and go on to have a career under tutorage whilst also being independent.
“All these activities and projects couldn’t be realised without the generosity of our donors, so we would like to send our heartfelt thanks to BGC for its loyal support of our association which will enable us next year to carry out our project to construct a small equestrian centre for the children…”
For more information visit : www.lalicorne.org
Richard House Children’s Hospice
Richard House has been providing care and support for life-limited and life-threatened children and their families since the year 2000. We accompany them during the child or young person’s journey through life to death, creating positive experiences along the way which become good memories for the future.
Cruse Bereavement Care
Cruse is the only UK national charity which supports bereaved people of all ages, whatever the circumstances. Its mission is to promote the wellbeing of bereaved people, regardless of race, age, sexuality or religious beliefs, helping them to understand their grief and cope with their loss. Services are delivered by 5,500 volunteers in 140 branches throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Cruse is also the largest UK charity providing support to bereaved children, through face-to-face support, or via a freephone helpline and website messageboards.
For more information please visit www.cruse.org.uk.
Boomer Esiason Foundation
The Boomer Esiason Foundation is a dynamic partnership of leaders in the medical and business communities joining with a committed core of volunteers to heighten awareness, education and quality of life for those affected by cystic fibrosis, while providing financial support to research aimed at finding a cure.
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Children in Crisis
Put simply, we help children in places other charities just don’t go. We rebuild education systems and ensure that all children, whoever or wherever they were born, receive the loving care they need to realise the best in themselves.
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Garden of Dreams Foundation
The Garden of Dreams Foundation is a non-profit organization that works with The Madison Square Garden Company to positively impact the lives of children facing obstacles.
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Sparks raises money to fund pioneering child health research across the UK, helping to find new treatments and cures for children and families who desperately need them.
We need your support to discover new treatments and cures for children with complex and rare conditions, throughout the UK.
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