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$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

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Through our Books for Kids project, The Global Fund for Children donates titles from its award-winning collection of children’s books to grassroots groups reaching the most vulnerable young people. more

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Ensure Attendance Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

One bicycle for a girl

Room to Read

Your gift will provide one bicycle for a girl in Camobodia. A bicycle can provide millions of girls in the developing world with a means to get themselves to school. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Boost Literacy Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Karaoke on TV

PlanetRead

Your gift will help us provide karaoke-style literacy assistance for one whole year to one million early-literate people in India. We add Same Language Subtitling (SLS) on Bollywood film songs on TV. Our annual cost of SLS per TV program is roughly $20,000. more

$12 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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A modest investment of just $12 pays for one month of school fees, books and school supplies for a Deaf high school student in Africa. more

$75 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will provide new learning opportunities to impoverished children. This educational project helps train teachers in new teaching methods so they can educate children, especially girls, in poor areas of the Congo. more

$15 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Spread Learning Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

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Sesame Workshop

Your donation will help support Sisimpur the Bengali version of Sesame Street. With a curriculum defined by Bangladeshi educators, the series emphasizes not only literacy, math and science, but also helps foster values such as self-respect, empathy and cooperation. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Help A Parent Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

One life skills course

Mercy Housing

Your gift enables one resident to participate in a six-week life skills course designed for single parents. 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

$15 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Publish writing Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

2 Student Anthologies

Writers in the Schools

This gift will provide a required match for classroom anthologies for two students. WITS anthologies showcase the original stories and poems of children written over during a yearlong program that develops strong writing, thinking, and speaking skills to prepare children for a challenging world. more

$360 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Fill Backpacks Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Books for 20 students

First Book

Your gift will put brand new books directly in the backpacks of 20 preschoolers in need for them to take home. more

$133 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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

one year of schooling

BRAC USA Inc

This gift will provide one year of primary education to a child who needs a second chance to go to school in Southern Sudan. The BRAC strategy in Southern Sudan is to cater to the needs of children deprived of any formal educational opportunities. more