More than 14 million children under 15 in Africa have lost one or both parents to AIDS. The scope of this human tragedy is overwhelming. What can one person, or one congregation, do? Plenty! We, Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office (UU-UNO) members, have begun by making these children our priority. As part of UU-UNO mission, Every Child is Our Child Program focuses on children made vulnerable by HIV/AIDS and works toward achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) of universal primary education, fighting HIV/AIDS, reducing hunger and poverty, and promoting gender equality. This effort is guided by our partnership with the Queen Mothers Association in the Manya Krobo region of Eastern Ghana. Because of your support, we are able to fund health insurance and school supplies for 100 children who have lost one or both parents to HIV/AIDS in Manya Krobo, Ghana.
How your donation will help a child: US$120 / CAN$135 supports one child’s education for 1 year. US$1200 / CAN$1350 supports one child's education for 10 years. All contributions are Tax Deductible. Donate now.
For more information contact
This work is made possible by the generosity of individual donors.
Please consider making a donation today.
Last updated on Friday, May 3, 2013.
Sidebar Content, Page Navigation
More Ways to Search
Donate to Support the Every Child is Our Child Program
Read or subscribe to UUA.org Updates for the latest additions to our site.
Learn more about the Beliefs & Principles of Unitarian Universalism, or read our online magazine, UU World, for features on today's Unitarian Universalists. Visit an online UU church, or find a congregation near you.