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March 3, 2019

DENIED: The Rollback of Girls’ Rights in Afghanistan

Imagine your daughter was getting the education that you could only dream of. She was thriving, becoming an accomplished student with a bright future ahead of her. Now imagine it could all be taken away from her, and you would have no way of stopping it. This is the fear that Somaia’s mother now faces.…

November 8, 2018

Make Something this #GivingTuesday

Do you know what’s so special about Tuesday, November 27, 2018? It’s #GivingTuesday! Celebrated on the Tuesday following the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday is a day to give back. This year, we’re asking War Child supporters to make…something…anything! What do we mean? Think of something that makes you happy. Something…

October 15, 2018

Make Your Miles Matter

UPDATE (OCT 22, 2018): We’re flying high, thanks to you! This year Aeroplan offered to match all miles donated to War Child between October 15-21 (up to a maximum 500,000 miles). You all really came together this week and donated a total of 527,589 miles—a new record for War Child! Add in the 500,000 miles that…

September 5, 2018

Emergency appeal: Crisis in Syria

Crisis in Syria: Millions at risk, disaster looming. A military offensive is putting millions of civilians in the Idlib province of northern Syria in grave danger. After seven years of civil war, this area has become the last stronghold for rebels opposing the Syrian government. Several parties to this conflict have shown an ongoing and…

August 24, 2018

What if…? Gala 2018

Update Nov 8, 2018 Thank you to all who joined us on Monday, November 5th for this intimate evening of music and inspiration to recognize and celebrate women everywhere. We were so thrilled to raise an amazing $430,000 on this special night that will be used to support War Child’s humanitarian programs at a time…

April 21, 2017

Ian D’Sa Joins Brewers Plate Line-up

Corus Quay in Toronto will be the place to be on May 4, 2017, as Brewers Plate will once again #RockThePlate for War Child. And in case an evening of unlimited samplings from an incredible roster of Ontario brewers and locally renowned restaurants and Chefs wasn’t enough, rock legend Ian D’Sa of Billy Talent will…

December 12, 2016

Chantal Kreviazuk Auctions off Private Performance to Raise Funds for War Child

In these increasingly volatile times – when violent conflict drives a child from their home every 8 seconds – Chantal Kreviazuk knows that the need for War Child’s programs has never been greater. That is why, this holiday season, Chantal is stepping up by donating a priceless, once-in-a-lifetime experience. “Throughout my life as a singer,

November 20, 2016

War Child Partners with IKEA to Bring Back Play

It’s Universal Children’s Day! To celebrate, we’ve partnered globally with the IKEA Foundation to bring you 35 days of play. The UN Convention on the Rights of the Children states that every child has the right to play. Sadly, millions of children around the world are denied this right. “Many children around the world lack safe

November 5, 2015

Answering the Call

War is presenting terrifying new dangers for children and their families. Conflict is now led by armed groups that defy borders and rules of war. Armed groups increasingly target civilians with extreme violence – most often against women and children – to inflict maximum casualties and terrorize communities. The need for War Child’s programming has

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The generosity of our donors allows War Child to continue protecting children and providing war-affected communities with educational, vocational and legal resources. We thank you in advance for your support.

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