Children in Africa

New Project: Help African Children

In 1994, Humanity scored a major victory with the official end of Apartheid in South Africa, and while much progress has been made since this date, over 50 percent of the population still lives in poverty, with a large portion of these living in extreme poverty. In the extreme-poverty sectors of South Africa, the so called “squatter camps,” little to no progress has been made. Due to their economic situations, time has essentially stood still since that momentous occasion, and they are still living in the same conditions as they did during Apartheid.

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Albanian Village School Children

New Project: Help Albanian School Children

In 2015 and 2016, a group of locals from an Albanian village in Macedonia banded together to help hundreds of thousands of war refugees who were passing the border near their village. These men worked for hours every night to help men, women, children, the ill, and the elderly.  They brought help to refugees of all faiths. They brought them food, warm, shelter, and whatever support they could. They carried their bags and babies, helped warm up frozen children, reunited families, and risked their own lives and safety to help strangers they had never met and may never meet again. […]

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Food for children

Helping Venezuela’s Forgotten Children

Imagine a place where grocery stores often are empty, where you might walk 20 kilometers in scorching heat to reach a gas station for fuel for your car, where water or electricity can be off for a week at a time, and where parents have begun to abandon young children on the streets for lack of money to feed them.

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Children in line for food

New Project: Futures for Children

Emergency aid is vital: food, clothing, and shelter are the basics of life that every child needs. At the same time, there are long-term solutions that can change a child’s life forever. Many of the humanitarian catastrophes and emergency situations we have observed on the ground during past projects could have been avoided if the general population had a much greater awareness of and respect for Human Rights — both others’ rights, and their own. This is best taught at an early age.

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Megan with a refugee child in Greece

Important Update – Home for Refugee Families with Children

As you may know, over the past several months, and because of your donations, Charity United has been able to pay for for the rent, utilities, and much of the food and other expenses for a home for refugee families with children, in Greece. We have some exciting changes and news which I would like to share.

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