Press Releases 2014

Recent Press Releases and Statements 

Ben Affleck, Tony Blair, Austin Hearst, TJ Maxx And More Honored At The 2nd Annual Save The Children Illumination Gala – Presented By JOHNSON & JOHNSON; Event Was Hosted By Jennifer Garner And Featured A Performance By Trisha Yearwood
Nov. 20, 2014
Statement From Mark Shriver In Support Of South Carolina's Efforts To Develop Comprehensive Early Childhood Education Sytem
Nov. 20, 2014
New Child Care Law to Force States Failing Save the Children’s Disaster Report Card to Require Emergency Plans
Nov. 19, 2014
Save the Children Named Johnson & Johnson's First "Enterprise Wide" Global Partner
Nov. 19, 2014
Save the Children Opens First Ebola Community Care Center in Liberia
Nov. 18, 2014
Save the Children Receives Largest Private Donation to Date to Fight Ebola
Nov. 13, 2014
Google to Match Donations to Save the Children in the Fight to Contain the Ebola Virus
Nov. 10, 2014
Save the Children Action Network and Washington Gifted School Host Run for Kids
Nov. 10, 2014
One Year On, a Child Survivor of Haiyan Says, "Sometimes We Do Not Have Money or Food"
Nov. 7, 2014
Facebook Offers an Easy Way to Donate to Save the Children's Ebola Response
Nov. 6, 2014
IKEA Soft Toys for Education Campaign Returns; It’s Already Improved the Lives of 11 Million Children
November 4, 2014
Save the Children Opens Ebola Treatment Unit in Sierra Leone
November 4, 2014
Save the Children Partners with The Ugly Sweater Run to Help ‘Make the World Better with a Sweater’
Oct. 29, 2014
Mandatory Quarantines in N.J., N.Y. and Ill. May Hinder Ebola Response Efforts, says Save the Children
October 26
CEO Statement: An Historical Day for Children's Rights
October 10, 2014
Bridgit Mendler to Host a Holiday Party at Fan's School for Charity
Oct. 7, 2014
Desperate Demand for Ebola Treatment in Sierra Leone; Five People Infected Every Hour
Oct. 1, 2014
How Thousands of Bookmarks Are Going to Improve Global Literacy
Sept. 29, 2014
Save the Children Builds Its First Ebola Treatment Center in Liberia
Sept. 27, 2014
Save the Children Action Network Welcomes Announcement to Support Creation of Global Financing Facility
Sept. 25, 2014
Ebola Crisis at a "Tipping Point:" 2.5 Million Children under 5 Live in Affected Areas
Sept. 24, 2014
Save the Children Action Network Applauds U.S. Senators Coons, Graham and Cardin for the Introduction of the Accelerating Action in Maternal and Child Health Act of 2014
September 19, 2014
Education Has Never Been Deadlier for Syria's Children
Sept. 19, 2014
JOINT STATEMENT: Ebola Crisis Could Set Progress in Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone Back a Decade
September 18, 2014
No School for Half a Million Children in Northern Iraq
Sept. 9, 2014
Children's Safety is Top Priority in Indian Floods
Sept. 8, 2014
21 States Lack Plans to Protect Children — and Parents are Unaware
September 3, 2014
Save the Children Wants YOU to Help #FindtheWords for Kids
September 3, 2014
Parents Doubt U.S. Is Ready to Protect Kids from Disaster, Yet Are Doing Little to Prepare, Poll Shows
September 2, 2014
Israel-Gaza Ceasefire: Blockade Now Needs to be Lifted to Avoid Humanitarian Catastrophe
August 27, 2014
Almost 400,000 Urgently Need Shelter in the Kurdish Region of Iraq
August 26, 2014
No School for Gaza's Children as New Term Starts Amid Fighting
August 26, 2014
Renewed Violence in Gaza Will Have a Catastrophic Impact on Children’s Emotional State
Aug. 19, 2014
Breakdown in Gaza Talks a Tragedy
August 8, 2014
Ebola-Affected Children are Hardest to Treat, Save the Children Warns, as Death Toll Nears 1,000
Aug. 8, 2014
Tens of Thousands Flee Fresh Fighting in Northern Iraq
Aug. 8, 2014
‘Accelerating Action in Africa’: Ending Preventable Maternal and Child Deaths within the Next Generation
August 6, 2014
Children Have Paid the Heaviest Price in Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
August 6, 2014
Save the Children Statement on Ceasefire in Gaza
August 5, 2014
Save the Children Condemns Latest Attack Outside UN School in Gaza
No Eid for Gaza's Children
July 28, 2014
Syrian Child Marriage in Jordan Has Doubled since Start of War, Save the Children Says
July 16, 2014
Public Notice: Save the Children Conference Scam
July 11, 2014
Thousands of Children’s Lives at Risk as Deadly Cholera Outbreak Spreads
July 11, 2014
Statement: Violence in Gaza, Southern Israel Threatens Innocent Children
July 10, 2014
Efforts to Avert South Sudan Famine in Jeopardy
July 9, 2014
Thousands of Families Flee Fresh Attack on Iraqi Villages
June 27, 2014
Thousands of Syrian Children Risk Drowning this Summer Trying to Reach Safety in Europe
June 26, 2014
Mothers Tell of Perilous Journey to US, Difficult Conditions as Border Crisis Grows
June 25, 2014
Save the Children to Provide Child-Friendly Spaces for Children Affected by Border Crisis
June 21, 2014
Save the Children Names New Giving Fund for 'Simpsons' Co-Creator Sam Simon
June 18, 2014
Half a million children at risk in Iraq crisis, Save the Children warns
June 17, 2014
NBA Star Luol Deng Teams Up with Save the Children to Protect Children of South Sudan
June 16, 2014
New York City Kids Get Their Game On with Soccer Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo
June 11, 2014
Save the Children Statement on Influx of Violence in Iraq
June 11, 2014
International Aid Groups Applaud Bipartisan Legislation to Reform International Food Aid Programs
June 4, 2014
Millions of Children at Risk in South Sudan Food Crisis
May 28, 2014
Save the Children’s U.S. Disaster Programs to Benefit from Sales of New Reusable Bag at Toys“R”Us® Stores
May 22, 2014
Worldwide Nearly 6 Million Babies are Born and Die Each Year Without Birth or Death Certificates
May 20, 2014
Eighty-Five Thousand Low-Income Youth Open Savings Accounts Through YouthSave
Save the Children Provides Relief to Vulnerable Families in the Wake of Floods in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina
May 19, 2014
Unsung Heroes Protected Countless Children from Last Year’s Devastating Oklahoma Tornadoes, Save the Children Says
May 19, 2014
Accenture Awards Save the Children an Additional US$3.2 Million to Provide Young Adults in China, Bangladesh and Vietnam with Job Skills
May 14, 2014
Save the Children Announces Lassie as First Animal Ambassador, Protecting U.S. Children from Disaster
May 13, 2014
Save the Children's Statement on Nigerian Schoolgirls
May 7, 2014
Models' Awkward Moments Caught on Camera During "Sexy" Commercial Shoot
Save the Children Report Ranks Best and Worst Places to Be a Mother: U.S. Drops to 31st, Countries Impacted by Conflict, Natural Disaster Fall Last
May 5, 2014
Save the Children Helping Families Affected by Tornadoes, Focusing on Children's Needs in Shelters and Daycare Centers
April 30, 2014
Surprise Mom with the Gift of Free Time (to Have Fun!) this Mother's Day
April 30, 2014
Save the Children Responding to Series of Destructive Tornadoes in Southern U.S.
April 29, 2013
About 25,000 Children Affected in Flooded Northern Afghanistan; Save the Children Responds with Life-Saving Supplies
April 28, 2014
Save the Children Urges Families to Prepare for Severe Weather with 10 Tips for Protecting Children from Tornadoes
April 27, 2014
Statement on UN Resolution 2139: Act Immediately to Ensure Aid to Syria
April 24, 2014
Save the Children's #BabySitIn Volunteer Campaign Gives Parents a Break, Babies a Boost
April 21, 2014
Easter Bunny Hops Over to Save the Children's DC Afterschool Program
April 8, 2014
Disney Star and Recording Artist Bridgit Mendler and Kids Across America Kick Off Save the Children’s #BabySitIn Volunteer Campaign in Nation’s Capital
April 8, 2014
Aid Agencies: "We Cannot Stop the War, but we Can Ease Immense Human Suffering"
March 28, 2014
Save the Children to Lead Additional Head Start Programs in Arkansas
March 25, 2014
Jennifer Garner Joins Save the Children's Board of Trustees
March 18, 2014
Millions of Children’s Lives at Risk in Collapse of Syrian Health System
March 9, 2014
Save the Children Applauds Investment in Early Childhood Education and International Affairs in President's Budget Request
March 6, 2014
Public Urged to Voice their Outrage and Demand Action to Prevent a Lost Generation in Syria
One Million Babies Die Globally on the First Day of Their Life, says Save the Children
February 24, 2014
Statement: Save the Children Calls for Protection of Children Affected by South Sudan Conflict
February 19, 2014
Malala Fund and Save the Children Announce New Education Partnership in Jordan
February 18, 2014
Statement: Geneva Talks Have Once Again Let Down Syria's Children
February 15, 2014
Statement: Save the Children Welcomes Deal Allowing Humanitarian Aid to Reach the Besieged Syrian City of Homs
February 7, 2014
Children Unprepared for Typhoon Haiyan and Confused by Warning Signs – Save the Children
February 6, 2013
Save the Children Hails Passage of Global Food Aid Reform as Good for Kids
February 4, 2014
Save the Children and UNICEF Receive $13.6 million from IKEA Soft Toy Campaign for Education Programs in Africa, Asia and Central and Eastern Europe
January 30, 2014
Save the Children Commends President Obama for His Support of Kids in State of the Union Address
Save the Children and Other Leading Humanitarian Groups Say Protecting Syrian Children Must be Priority at Geneva Talks
January 20, 2014
Top Humanitarian Leaders Pen Open Letter to Geneva II Peace Talk Participants; Call for Urgent Action to Protect Syrian Children
January 20, 2014
Children victims of convoy attack in Central African Republic, says Save the Children
January 18, 2014
Key International Food Aid Reform Passes in Final Spending Bill, Say Leading Aid Groups
January 17, 2014
REAL Health Worker Heroes Awarded Global Honors
January 13, 2014
Thousands of Children Feared Trapped in Swampland as South Sudan Crisis Deepens
January 13, 2014
Billion Dollar Appeal Launched to Save Syria's Lost Generation
January 6, 2014
Fears of an Epidemic Outbreak in the Central African Republic
January 2, 2014