Who We Are


Save the Children invests in childhood – every day, in times of crisis and for our future. In the United States and around the world, we give children a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. By transforming children's lives now, we change the course of their future and ours.

Our Results

Our Results

In 2013, Save the Children helped more than 143 million children through our global movement.

History

Our History

Since 1919, we’ve been fighting for children’s rights, saving their lives and providing hope for brighter futures.

Eglantyne Jebb

Our Founder

Eglantyne Jebb dedicated her life to permanently changing the way the world treats children.

Investing in Impact for Children

Investing in Impact for Children

Save the Children's 2013-2015 strategic plan will work to meet the changing needs of children and the changes around us.

Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

Our Trustees work closely with Senior Management to guide decision-making and ensure accountability.

Senior Management

Senior Management

Senior Management is responsible for carrying out our mission; shaping goals and ensuring they are achieved.

Artist Ambassadors

Artist Ambassadors

Learn more about the artists, celebrities and high-profile personalities who passionately support our work.

Financial Accountability

Financial Accountability

Our audited financials show that 89% of our funds are spent on programs and services for children and families in need.

Corporate Partners

Corporate Partners

Philanthropic and marketing partnerships with industry leaders enhance our capacity to address the needs of children.

Foundations and Trusts

Foundations and Trusts

Hundreds of foundations partner with us to fulfill their missions and achieve positive outcomes for children.

Meet Our Employees

Meet Our Employees

Find out why people love working at Save the Children and read interviews with some of our team members.

Meet the Children

Meet the Children

Read our success stories and see the smiling faces of children who have participated in our life-changing programs.

Meet Our Supporters

Meet Our Supporters

A glimpse into the lives of children living in poverty motivated Janet Aley's 42-year commitment as a child sponsor.

Our Campaigns

Our Campaigns

Join thousands of caring people like you in one of Save the Children's campaigns on vital issues facing children today.

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