In the villages of Malawi, high infant and child mortality are caused by water and sanitation related diseases. These problems are made even worse by a lack of knowledge about proper hygiene. Your contribution of a well and water pump well make such a difference to the life of a family in Malawi.The forest of Betampona
, on the East Coast of Madagascar is one of the last surviving lowland forests on the island and is home to thousands of endemic species. The survival of this precious forest is threatened by the extreme poverty of the local population who rely on it for food, firewood, and shelter. By taking a long-term approach to support families in developing sustainable alternatives to destructive slash & burn agriculture, they can learn to value and protect the land, as well as live off the land in a sustainable yet profitable way.Help a woman
who received a micro-loan establish, grow her business and lift her family from the cycle of poverty by providing 20 day's of fortnightly business mentoring session. On-going training is essential in imparting relevant skills such as financial literacy to ensure that their businesses are sustainable and profitable in the long run, allowing them to contribute to the livelihood of their families.Feeding children and young families in the UK
- Provide 5 nutritious meals to children and young families living in the most deprived areas of Gloucestershire, UK. They offer meals including 'build your own pasta pots' and fresh fruit salads and encourage children to get involved in the preparation and serving of the food.Educating children in Zimbabwe
- 100 days of primary education will be given to disadvantaged children so they can lift themselves, their families and their communities out of poverty.Preventing child blindness in Tanzania
- a child will receive an initial consultation with a trained medical team as the first step towards sight-restoring treatment that, in turn, will allow them to achieve their full potential at school and in life.
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