“I love camels. They bring me books.”

This is Maha, from Ethiopia. She’s been out of school for nearly a year because of Covid. She misses her friends. She misses the meals she used to get there. But most of all, she misses her lessons. She wants to keep learning so she can become an engineer. See how Save the Children staffer Hassan – and a couple of camels – brought Maha books to feed her hungry mind. Read more

CHANGING A LIFE LASTS A LIFETIME 

We start at the beginning – right from birth, giving children a healthy start. We help school-age girls get an education, delaying marriage and pregnancy, and helping them acquire much-needed life skills. And since the earliest days of COVID-19, we’ve been keeping kids safe, providing PPE as well as much needed meals and educational materials. With the help of our supporters, we’ve reached 29.5 million people including 11.8 million children. Learn more

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7-year-old Gudiya in a red t-shirt smiles and leans against a wood fence. Her house and a cow are in the background.

Sponsor a Child

Child sponsorship drives change that ripples throughout children’s lives, their families and entire communities. Learn more

Three women in Save the Children shirts cross the finish line during the Bridge the Gap Challenge in New York City.

Other Ways to Help

Wondering how you can get involved? Every little bit helps. Whether you give, volunteer or run a road race your generosity can change the life of a child.
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A young girl in a jacket stands on a playscape and smiles at the camera.

All Kids Deserve to Learn

Early learning programs (like pre-K) are out of reach for many families. Help advocate for universal pre-K and affordable child care in the American Families Plan. Act now.

Wakiso, Uganda Children play football (soccer) on playground in Uganda.

Gifts of Joy Change Lives

You can help buy a camel for a camel library, a soccer ball or clean water supplies. Learn more

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