UNICEF relies entirely on voluntary donations to continue and scale its lifechanging and lifesaving services for children. Support from foundations and other partners helps UNICEF ensure that every child has a safe childhood and brighter future.
UNICEF USA works with foundations headquartered in the United States to fundraise for programs, advocate for change and educate the public — all to protect children's rights and futures.
There are many reasons. Here are a few:
UNICEF has helped save more children’s lives than any other humanitarian organization
UNICEF operates in over 190 countries and territories with 13,000 dedicated staffers
UNICEF has over 75 years of humanitarian response expertise
UNICEF responds to hundreds of emergencies every year
UNICEF has the largest humanitarian supply warehouse in the world that can ship to anywhere within 72 hours
UNICEF’s buying power has lowered the cost of immunization and other health necessities