Let’s face it. We can’t talk about Children International without recognizing all the people who are part of the movement to end child poverty: amazing supporters, teams in countries around the world, incredible kids and their families.
Ending poverty. (Yes, it's a big goal.)
Like the world-changers who support our organization, we are focused on making a long-term impact by helping kids living in poverty. We have a bold vision: graduating healthy, educated, empowered and employed young adults from our program so they can achieve the goal of breaking the cycle of poverty. Period.
About half of those living in poverty are kids. Without focused support, when they grow up to have families of their own, their children will also be born into poverty, creating an endless cycle.
We have a simple, proven approach that is making a difference. Kids in our program have access to:
2. A caring TEAM that inspires, encourages and supports our sponsored children: local doctors, dentists, coaches and staff, plus about 9,000 volunteers worldwide!
Staying on the path from toddlerhood to young adulthood equips our kids with crucial life and job skills to break the cycle of poverty. For good.
Do you believe you can make a difference in the world? Do you believe helping kids is the best way to end poverty? Then YES! We’ve got lots of ways to get involved! You can:
Get more answers here to frequently asked questions.
With partners like TOMS and Clean the World, we're multiplying our impact. Learn more about our partners here.
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