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$15 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Teach the Joy Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

5 books for children

First Book

Your gift will put five brand new books directly into the hands of children in need. more

$65 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your contribution of $65 supports one month of intensive literacy tutoring for a small group of Deaf high schoolers. The tutors focus on reading fluency, reading comprehension, and writing skills. Other academic subjects and basic study skills are included as needed. more

$35 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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The Feminist Majority Foundation’s Campaign for Afghan Women and Girls is working for women’s equality and freedom in Afghanistan. The campaign, chaired by Mavis Leno, was the first of its kind to build a U.S. more

$30 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Inspire minds Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Cultural field trips

Writers in the Schools

This gift will enable three students to take a field trip to a cultural venue where they will use art or nature to inspire and enhance their writing. Your support will provide a required match for a field trip as part of a full-year program that engages children in the pleasure and power of reading and writing. more

$1,000 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Educate Children Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Activities for 5 kids

Mercy Housing

Your gift enables five children to attend Mercy Housing after-school programs, including homework assistance, tutoring, computer classes and arts and crafts. more

$175 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will provide one scholarship for a child for one year. Each scholarship helps cover the costs of education, such as school fees, books, school supplies, food, clothing and medical care. more

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Improve Habits Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Sesame Street Mexico

Sesame Workshop

Your donation will help support Plaza Sésamo, the Mexican version of Sesame Street, and its “Healthy Habits for Life" initiative. The acclaimed Spanish-language television series for preschool children depicts a colorful neighborhood, the Plaza, which is home to a mix of families, children, and Muppets. more

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will supply a nonprofit organization with a full-length DVD version of an ITVS program and accompanying discussion guide and organizing tools. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Educate A Child Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

6 months of night school

Barefoot College

Your donation will educate one child for six months in night school. Instruction in the Night Schools is informal and focused on practical knowledge. Since most children tend cattle, they learn animal husbandry along with reading and math. more

$15 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Educate a child Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

School Supplies

Plan USA

How do you make a room into a living, breathing classroom where children with hungry minds can become active, successful learners? You start to fill that room with pencils, paper, chalkboards, maps, desks, textbooks, pencils, paper, chairs and other basic school supplies. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will provide a local PBS station with multiple DVD copies of an ITVS program, discussion guides, educational materials, and other support for use in their local civic meetings. more

$300 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your donation will enable a child from a poor African family to enroll in university and take courses in sustainable agriculture or other development-related fields to obtain the necessary knowledge to battle poverty and achieve economic growth in Africa. more