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WINTER BRINGS NEW HARDSHIPS FOR SYRIA’S CHILDREN
Threatened by subzero temperatures, thousands of Syrian children are arriving in camps, hungry, cold, sick, injured — and terrified after months of siege and bombing. With your help, we’re working around the clock to distribute blankets, food and emergency supplies. Our health team is treating those in need, and we’re instituting child protection and education programs.
SEE HOW YOU’RE HELPING
A NEW YEAR FOR NEWBORNS
Every year, more than 1 million babies die the day they’re born, while 2.6 million are stillborn. In some places, newborn deaths are so common children aren’t named until they survive their first month. The good news is there are proven solutions and — with your support — our experts are saving newborn lives.
SEE WHAT YOU ACCOMPLISHED IN 2016
Together, we made 2016 a year of significant victories for girls and boys around the world. Watch our video to see some of the results you helped make possible. You can also download our « 2016 Highlights » report to see how you helped young Hunter and millions of other children.
BE A HERO FOR KIDS
Upload as many as 100 photos of yourself and/or your immediate family (i.e. spouse, siblings, kids) to Marvel Studios Hero Acts through February 28 to help us earn $1 million for children in Haiti, Nepal and the U.S.! For every photo you upload, Marvel will donate $5 toward our $1 million goal.
START A FUNDRAISER
KID-FRIENDLY SNACKING TIPS
When kids are well nourished, they perform better in school and are better equipped to fight off colds and other ailments. Here are 10 ideas for easy, tummy-satisfying, healthy snacks your kids will love. (P.S. You’ll like them, too!).
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In fiscal year 2015, 87%* of all expenditures went to program services. Find out more.
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