In every country where a photo is taken, ABC Charity registers 1-5 charities supporting children’s education and wellbeing in the ABC Charity webshop. These are the charities that you can choose to support when you purchase the letters created by the kids.
When you purchase the letters, you choose one of the registered charities that you want to support and benefit from your purchase. This is how you empower kids to become positive change-makers. “Kids Helping Kids”
When donating to the registered international charities you allow the organisation to choose where in the world they have the greatest need for support at the moment.
SOS CHILDREN VILLAGES
Every child has a right to quality care. We work to ensure that children grow up in a safe and caring family environment so they can develop and reach their full potential.
SOS CHILDREN'S VILLAGES
Every child belongs to a family and grows with love, respect and security.
We build families for children in need, we help them shape their own futures, and we share in the development of their communities.
Courage – We take action. Commitment – We keep our promises.
Trust – We believe in each other. Accountability – We are reliable partners.
SOS Children’s Villages International comprises 118 national SOS Children’s Villages associations. As members of the federation, each national SOS Children’s Villages association is committed to applying the federation’s statutes, standards for quality child care, and stringent financial and administrative practices.
Inspire, engage and motivate young people to understand how to solve conflicts without resorting to violence.
The Non-Violence Project Foundation, (NVP) was registered in 1993 in Switzerland. NVP is a non-profit foundation with the mission to inspire, engage and motivate young people to understand how to solve conflicts without resorting to violence. The objective is to reach out to as many schools and sport clubs around the world as possible.
MORE THAN 20 YEARS OF EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH
We have a strong track record having educated and trained 8 million youth, teachers and sport coaches around the world. Our well documented content is evidence based and most programs are included in our program library.
DISTINGUISHED AWARDS FOR BEST PRACTISE
Our education programs and our outreach initiatives have won many awards for best practise. The awards include the President Obama’s Call To Service Award, Presidential Daily Light Award, received by President Bill Clinton, the Paul Harris Fellow Award given by Rotary International, the American National Safety Council Award for best practise, the Weed & Seed Award given by US Justice Department in 2009 and Best Non-Profit Award by Facebook for the bold ambition to collect One Billion Faces For Peace.
By supporting our national organizations you will support the organization in the country it is registered.
A warmer and safer society
MOT is a life skills concept which aims to improve the social environment and basic quality of life of young people, by teaching them vital life and social skills in diverse environments. MOT works both for and together with the youth.
The main objective of MOT is to promote the development of strong young individuals within a safe and natural environment. MOT offers a comprehensive model for how the local municipality can work together with its young members. This model consists of programmes designed to improve contact with young people at secondary and upper secondary schools as well as encompassing the arena of their leisure time activities. By the means of youthful interaction, exercises, stories, dialogues and role-plays young people become more conscious of the importance of making their own decisions, taking care of each other and showing courage.
Stine Sofie’s Foundation works every day to fulfill its vision – a childhood without violence. Stine Sofie Foundation is today an important contributor to strengthen children’s and family’s legal security and implements extensive lecturing to illuminate the social problem of violence against children. The Foundation’s strategic objectives are:
1. More should know more about violence and abuse
2. Sexual abuse and violence and their families should be assisted
3. Sexual abused children and their relatives must be safeguarded
UNICEF is the world’s largest children’s organization. UNICEF works with governments, civil society organizations and other partners worldwide to advance children’s rights to survival, protection, development and participation, and is guided by the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
The Norwegian Childhood Cancer Society is a voluntary, nationwide organization. We are pushing above authorities and hospitals to improve conditions and rights for children with cancer and their families. We conduct extensive information campaign on cancer in children above families, kindergartens, schools and others.
Project Playground is a registered Non Profit Organisation operating in the South African Townships. With our focus on the individual, and with sports and recreational activities as tools, we aim to empower children and youth through an increased and improved self esteem and self image. We welcome all children and youth, regardless of gender and physical ability. We have developed programs also for children and youth with various disabilities, making sure that we improve life for all children.
Love to Langa is a US-based 501(c)3 charity that raises funds for programs in the Townships of Cape Town, South Africa including early childhood education scholarships and building projects, teacher training, swim facilities and safety and enrichment activities. We are volunteer-run and nearly 100% of donations go directly to our programs. Please help us give #hopetokids.
Within the framework of the implementation of the Child Care & protection Act, SOS Namibia is tasked with the responsibility of ensuring to take action for children as an independent non-governmental social development organization. We work in the spirit of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child and we promote these rights throughout the world. The vision of SOS is to ensure that every child belongs to a family and grows with love, respect and security.
“Making children strong for life!” This slogan neatly sums up how “Die Arche” reaches out to support socially disadvantaged children and young people at 20 support centres across Germany. Every day the children we support enjoy a free lunch, get help with their homework and have a chance to participate in meaningful after-school activities. We also offer their parents assistance and advice as a way of helping entire families to get to grips with their day-to-day lives.
Trygga Barnen är en politiskt och religiöst oberoende stiftelse som stödjer barn och unga som växer upp i familjer där alkohol tar en alldeles för stor plats eller där andra droger missbrukas. Trygga Barnen bedriver konkret stödverksamhet, informerar om barns rättigheter, samt verkar för att frågor kring alkohol och andra droger prioriteras i samhället.
VISION Society in accordance with the best interests and needs of each child. MISSION Brave Phone responses to the need for safety and security of each and every child. Brave Phone enables the voices of children to be heard and systematically works to prevent cruelty and injustice to children.
We work to help the children and communities of the many slums of Bangkok. together with our neighbours in the slums we create simple-but-progressive solutions that touch the lives of thousands of the poor every day. we build and operate 23 preschools, improve family health and welfare to over 800 families, protect the rights of 80 street children living on the streets, combat the AIDS crisis, respond to daily emergencies, and offer shelter to 150 orphans, street children, children with HIV.
The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation’s vision is to eradicate cancer in children. In having this goal for more than 30 years, today approximately 80% of children affected by cancer survive. So was not the case in the 70’s when the figure was a mere 20%. The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation is the largest financial provider for child cancer research in Sweden – without any donations from the Government, municipal counties or the health service. Research can only continue thanks to the generous donations from the general public, companies and organizations.
Together for Better supports schools for children living in poverty in the Dominican Republic. TFB funds constructions of schools, classrooms, bathrooms and playgrounds and supplies books and educational materials for preschool and public school aged children in the Dominican Republic. Together for Better was founded by Swedish journalist Ebba Lövenskiold, after vacationing in the Dominican Republic during the major earthquake in Haiti in 2010. Together for Better is a small charity with small administrative costs – we all work as volonteers.
In the small country town Alldays there is a lot of poverty, homelessness, unemployment, and disease. There are many children having lost one or both their parents to AIDS and other diseases. The children are often living in very vulnerable situations, without any adult care. Their one meal a day they get by a Drop-In Centre run by local women. This is not the way children shall live! All children are entitled to a good start in life with shelter and proper care! Therefore Leif Rahmqvist founded the Rahmqvist Foundation in order to build and run an orphanage to give children a place where they can be safe, get enough to eat, hygiene, health care, education, a bed of their own and not at least to play.