New York (October 17, 2014) – This holiday season shoppers can help UNICEF save and protect the world’s most vulnerable children by purchasing gifts that give back.
New York (October 16, 2014) - This year’s All for Children collection at H&M offers an innovative way to play dress-up, featuring a fantasy world of pieces with a contemporary edge. The activewear inspired collection is for children of all ages, and will be available beginning October 23rd in select H&M stores worldwide, as well as online. Twenty-five percent of sales from the All for Children collection will support UNICEF by helping the most vulnerable children of the world build a better future through education.
This year, the End Trafficking project has partnered with the National Consortium for Academics and Sports (NCAS) to implement Shut Out Trafficking on ten university and college campuses across the US over the next academic year.
Best of the UNICEF blogs
Facts about girls and violence
Surprising data about the prevalence of abuse against girls.
How UNICEF reaches the most remote corners of the world
An inside look at rapid response work in CAR.
No place for children
What UNICEF is doing to relieve harsh conditions for underage inmates in Burundi’s prisons.
Caryl M. Stern is President and CEO of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the deadliest the world has ever seen. Already, there are nearly 4,000 children orphaned by Ebola. And with the first confirmed cases now appearing outside of West Africa, it's understandably frightening to many people around the world, especially children.
The U.S. Fund for UNICEF congratulates Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi, two powerful advocates for children, on being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. The award demonstrates the unshakeable conviction that children are a force for change.
Houston was selected as one of ten stops during BuyCostume.com's nationwide "Orange Tour" during the months of September and October. The U.S. Fund for UNICEF then nominated Lakeland Elementary to be the local recipient of BuyCostume.com's Halloween giveaway to thank the school for participating in Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF. In 2012, Lakeland Elementary students raised over $3,500 for Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF in their local community.