Save the Children Statement on Donald Trump's Election as the Next U.S. President

WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 9, 2016) — Save the Children President and CEO Carolyn Miles.

"Congratulations to President-elect Donald Trump.

"In this time of political leadership change in the United States, Save the Children remains committed to our mission for almost 100 years — to make sure every child has the basic health care, education and protection from harm they need and deserve.

"In our work in the U.S. and around the world, we work with all those committed to this mission. The people of the United States and our government have always supported this mission and we need continued strong U.S. international leadership and engagement.

"We look forward to working with the new administration to continue to ensure that every last child has a healthy start, the ability to learn from a high quality education and protection from harm."

Save the Children gives children in the United States and around the world a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. We invest in childhood — every day, in times of crisis and for our future. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Welcome!

We’ll be in touch! By signing up to receive emails from Save the Children you will receive a subscription to our monthly eNews, access to breaking emergency alerts and opportunities to get involved. To ensure delivery of Save the Children emails to your inbox, add support@savechildren.org to your contact list.