Hundreds of underprivileged youth in Lahore, Pakistan now have access to books, education opportunities and an advocate working to bring their voices into the mainstream. Thanks to his community service experience as a Global UGRAD – Pakistan stu
This is a cross-post from the always thoughtful and eloquent Ian Thorpe, who notes that fundraising is a means to help non-profit organizations fulfill their wider mission; it should not be mistaken as the end goal of non-profit organizations.
As part of their efforts to reduce violence against children, Plan Benin is rallying motorcycle-taxi drivers to use SMS to report violence against children that they witness in the streets. Florence Cisse, Plan West Africa’s regional communications officer, says: