All children should be a part of society - not apart from society! Help make this a reality: www.unicefusa.com/disabilities #thisability
Across the developing world, children with disabilities are INVISIBLE. They are excluded from school, hidden by their families, and abandoned by their governments.
The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) commits governments to removing barriers that keep these children from being seen and counted.
Tell your Senators that you support this important human rights treaty: http://uncf.us/114exsK
UNICEF Ambassador Lucy Liu visits an underfunded Syrian refugee camp in Bekaa Valley, Lebanon. “I saw children playing in waste, in rubble. They are desperate to go to school,” says Liu: http://uncf.us/ZRSs5k
Every child deserves a childhood. Donate to help UNICEF meet the urgent needs of these children: http://uncf.us/17reuOV Syria
Lucy Meyer is a champion for children with disabilities, a Special Olympics athlete and an extraordinary UNICEF supporter. Lucy, who was born with cerebral palsy, created a fund to support children with disabilities in developing countries. To date, she’s raised more than $100,000!
“I want UNICEF to make it so that kids with disabilities can play, learn and have fun just like kids without disabilities.”
Donate to Lucy’s Fund: http://uncf.us/16KuhZM
Great job, everyone! Glad to hear the event was so successful!
The UNICEF at QC team at a local community event organized by North American Telugu Society (NATS) and Telugu Literacy Cultural Association (TLCA). The event was held on June 1st and 2nd, 2013. We raised $244!!!! The donations helped reach our target for the event. More importantly, it has provided impetus to our commitment and motivated us to conduct more awareness events like this for the benefit of underprivileged children all over the world. UNICEF at QC thanks the donors for their generosity and support!
UNICEF’s Next Gen has recently expanded to include steering committees in both Chicago and LA! The Chicago Steering Committee announced their arrival by hosting an after party to benefit our “Colombia Project” at the annual Message of Hope Gala at the Four Seasons in downtown Chicago on April…