Children’s Rights & Gender Equality

Plan International/ Because I am a Girl Project

unknownAbout: Plan International and their Because I am a Girl Project is a child-centered development organization for those who believe children have limitless potential. For more than 75 years, they’ve seen what can be done when they partner with children and their communities. Revolutions in health and hygiene; victories against child labor laws and forced marriages; booms in quality education, skilled labor, and economic growth.

If you, like them, believe that the promise of children far exceeds the poverty they are born into, there are many ways that you can join the movement. From sponsoring a child to supporting a girl, to giving differently with a Gift of Hope, or just by speaking up, you’ll be working together with donors, development workers, children, and their communities to make lasting changes – helping them move from a life of poverty to a future with opportunity.

Who They Serve: Vulnerable children and families worldwide.

Ways to Help: Monetary Donations; Sponsor a Child; Shop from the Gift of Hope Magazine; Become a Community Advocate.

Financial Info:

  • 84% of funds raised go to programs
  • 6% fundraising
  • 2% services to donors
  • 8% management & general
  • Spends $15 to raise each $100 in public support
  • More financial information HERE