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Give An Education
Going to school can be difficult when you don't have the supplies and support that you need. But an education is the best way for girls to escape the cycle of poverty.
In Sub-Saharan Africa, global initiative Connect To Learn is making it possible for girls to attend school.
Meet some of the girls this program has helped »
Since the Darfur conflict escalated in 2003, roughly 300,000 refugees have been forced out of their homes and into Chad. Unfortunately, education is often disregarded when a conflict of this magnitude occurs.
This Gift That Gives More provides one month of education for a Darfuri refugee child.
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Education for children in Zambia is difficult to obtain. Zambian families face economic hardship, the devastating effects of HIV/AIDS, and an increasing population of orphans. In addition, to get to school children often have to walk up to three hours each way, putting themselves at risk for harassment, sexual abuse, and exhaustion.
This Gift That Gives More helps fund the purchase, assembly, and delivery of a sturdy new bicycle, and contributes to training and equipping a local bicycle mechanic so that the magic doesn't disappear with the first flat tire.
Nearly twenty years after the final Magic School Bus episode aired on PBS, online streaming giant Netflix will reboot the pioneering series under its new title: The Magic School Bus 360. The new series will take on the original’s blend of education and entertainment, but will feature more modern and emerging technology to encourage children’s interest in science, and to spark their imaginations.
Every student deserves access to a great school. But students are often forced to attend low-performing schools simply because of their zip codes, and they have limited options to enroll elsewhere. StudentsFirst is working to establish policies that empower parents of students in failing schools to 'trigger' changes.