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F.A.C.T. Food Banks all over the USA are finding their shelves empty. Since 2008 the numbers of hungry homeless families have more than doubled in many parts of the USA. The South Eastern States hit hardest. In Florida, homelessness among school-age children has soared from 30,878 in the 2006-07 school year to 56,680 in 2010-11. Homelessness for children of all ages, including those too young for public school, was 83,957 in 2010-11, up from 49,886 in 2006-07. They need our help! TheBreadBank.org is using 100% of your donations to feed the most needy in the USA by supporting Food Banks and partnering with large Retailers. TheBreadBank.org
F.A.C.T. Founded by James Rosenberg www.AdoptAClassroom.org is working hard to supply teachers and children in the United States with the tools they need to succeed. 100% of your donation helps teachers help students.
F.A.C.T. Everyday in the USA 1 in 4 Children go to bed hungry, wake up hungry and go to school hungry. For these children school lunch is the only meal they will eat. http://corunummealcenter.org/ is a Boston based non-profit that started "Feeding Frenzy" a great idea that shows kids how to help feed other kids. http://www.labelsareforjars.org/
F.A.C.T. In 2006, American traveler Blake Mycoskie befriended children in a village in Argentina and found they had no shoes to protect their feet. Wanting to help, he created TOMS, a company that would match every pair of shoes purchased with a pair of new shoes given to a child in need. One for One. www.Toms.com
F.A.C.T. Over 24 years ago Harry Horgan founded Shake-A-Leg Miami. Shake-A-Leg Miami helps hundreds of children and adults with physical, developmental, and economic challenges; liberating them from the realm of imagination into the realm of experience. The uniqueness of Shake-A-Leg Miami’s education and enrichment programs is in its ability to embed learning and personal development into fun, engaging activities in a healthy and supportive environment. Thier programs provide a safe haven for children during and after school, and launch dreams for children and adults that would otherwise be overlooked. www.shakealegmiami.org
F.A.C.T. March 11, 2011. More than 20,000 people lost their lives in Japan. The devastation and destruction caused by the earthquake and tsunami was seen by millions worldwide. www.redcross.org
F.A.C.T. The 2010 Haiti earthquake occurred at 16:53 local time (21:53) on Tuesday, 12 January 2010. Three million people were affected by the quake. The Haitian government reported that an estimated 316,000 people had died, 300,000 had been injured and 1,000,000 made homeless. Most were children.
F.A.C.T. 36 million Americans struggle with hunger, including 13 million children. You can help families across the country. Every dollar you give helps provide 7 meals for families struggling with hunger. We hope you will help.
F.A.C.T. Whether they are on their own or with their parents, most of the children who die in wartime have not been hit by bombs or bullets but have succumbed to starvation or sickness.
F.A.C.T. In African wars, lack of food and medical services, combined with the stress of flight, have killed about 20 times more people than have armaments.
F.A.C.T. A 1980 study in a war zone in Uganda attributed only 2 per cent of the deaths to violence—whereas 20 percent were caused by disease and 78 per cent by hunger.
F.A.C.T. Somalia-1992, half or more of all the children under five on January 1st were dead by December 31st—and around 90 per cent of these children died from the interaction of malnutrition, disease and lack of clean water.
F.A.C.T. 1 out of 4 Children in the United States go to bed hungry every night - 1 out of 4 in a soup line is a child.
www.TheBreadBank.org feeds families in need. 100% of your donation puts food on the table of the most needy in the USA.
F.A.C.T. Hurricane Ike has left thousands of Haitian, Cuban, and American children in critical need of food, water and shelter.
F.A.C.T. Henri Landwirth has been helping children in need for many years, in many ways. Henri founded www.Dignityuwear.org
The mission of Dignity U Wear Foundation, Inc. is to positively impact the lives of children and their families in need by providing brand new clothing. Mr. Landwirth also founded www.GKTW.org
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Posted by Belinda Kingsley on December 15, 2011 at 11:53am
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There are countless benefits associated with donating to charity. Many people donate purely out of the goodness of their hearts. You are aware of the fact that there are people out there in need, and you donate to make sure that they get what they need. You may also decide to donate to charity for the tax benefits, or because you have clutter that you want to get rid of. It does not matter why you donate to charity, simply that you find a reason to do it and get it done.
Posted by Belinda Kingsley on October 20, 2011 at 10:00am
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