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Your gift of $100 helps provide training materials for four Teach For America corps members. more

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Your gift of $5,500 will give a group of kids in Darfur the opportunity to learn. With $5,500 we can rebuild a schoolroom that was destroyed. We can fill it with tables, chairs and a blackboard. We can train a teacher. more

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Your gift has the potential to "teach students how to fish, rather than just giving them a fish." The digital divide grows daily as students in the US learn new digital media skills, while students in Africa are only passive recipients of low-end products and information produced outside their countries. more

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This gift will provide student anthologies to an entire classroom. Students will gain confidence seeing their poems and essays in a published body of work. more

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Online college tools

College Summit

Your gift will give a students one year of access to an online system as they apply to college. With secure accounts, students can upload their applications, personal statements, resumes, and other necessary documents for their college applications. 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

$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

$40 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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One way to keep kids out of trouble is to encourage learning all day long. With this aim, the National Housing Trust strives to provide quality after school tutoring services at many of its properties. more

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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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

$4 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Donate supplies Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Supplies for one child

Writers in the Schools

This gift will provide supplies and materials to engage one child in the pleasure and power of reading and writing for the whole school year. 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

$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