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$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

$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

$10 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

Same Language Subtitling (SLS) recommends subtitling the lyrics of all film song programs on TV, nationally, in the “same” language as the audio. A decade of research has proven that this Karaoke approach to literacy improves the reading skills of millions of viewers. more

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Promote Literacy Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Generational tutoring

The OASIS Institute

The OASIS Intergenerational Tutoring Program promotes literacy by tapping a rich resource, older adults, to tutor children who are at risk in k-4 grades. This program utilizes an innovative approach designed to build children’s self-esteem and positive attitude toward learning while strengthening reading skills. 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

$1,500 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of $1500 will provide a school or community-based organization with The Leadership Series for one year. more

$150 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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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

$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

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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

$25 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of only $25 will pay the weekly salary of a sign language interpreter in a teacher training college. The interpreter will sign for a small group of Deaf teacher trainees, making it possible for them to understand their professor. Deaf students struggle to learn when they don’t have interpreters. 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

$500 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Promote Leadership Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Trip to Washington, DC

Seeds of Peace Inc.

Your gift will fund a two-day trip to Washington for one Seed to speak with government officials. Seeds are selected for their leadership skills. more