American Friends Service Committee is a Quaker organization which includes people of various faiths who are committed to social justice, peace and humanitarian service. Its work is based on the belief in the worth of every person and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice.
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Institute for Peace and Justice and its Parenting for Peace and Justice Network is an independent, interfaith nonprofit educational organization, developing resources, programs, and advocacy in response to the realities of war, racism, and global economic injustice.
Children's Defense Fund is an advocacy and educational organization that has resources for talking with children about tragedy and violence as well as advocacy strategies for Leave No Child Behind legislation initiatives.
Amnesty International is a worldwide, voluntary, activist organization that works impartially to prevent violations of people's fundamental human rights, and it offers a special children's section.
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Last updated on Wednesday, October 26, 2011.
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