Last year, more than 7 million children died before they could see their 5th birthday - most dying needlessly from preventable causes. If that were a war, it could be among the bloodiest in human history. Health workers are on the frontlines, winning battles by diagnosing and treating the top causes of preventable child deaths.
Tell Congress to Support Frontline Health Workers in the Battle For Children’s Lives
In fiscal year 2012, 89 percent of all expenditures went to program services. That percentage is an average for all Save the Children’s programs worldwide; the percentage spent in any particular program may vary.
Save the Children gives children in the United States and around the world what every child deserves – a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm, especially when disaster strikes. We advocate and achieve lasting change for millions of children. We save children’s lives.
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In fiscal year 2012, 89% of all expenditures went to program services. Find out more.