Lassie Lends A Paw In Urging Congress To Protect Kids From Disaster

Lassie Lends A Paw In Urging Congress To Protect Kids From Disaster Apr 30, 2015

Lassie, the iconic collie whose latest role is animal ambassador for Save the Children, visited Congress Wednesday to inspire leaders to join her in protecting children from disaster. More
Global Citizen Launches Unlock Your Power Campaign

Global Citizen Launches Unlock Your Power Campaign Apr 20, 2015

Global Citizen has announced the launch of “Unlock Your Power,” a new campaign to create the largest, most effective platform in the world for people to share, communicate and take action on issues affecting the world’s poorest. More
Jennifer Garner Joins Moms + SocialGood Event

Jennifer Garner Joins Moms + SocialGood Event Apr 16, 2015

Moms + SocialGood, an event dedicated to the power of moms and families to create a better future for their communities, today announced actress and Save the Children Ambassador Jennifer Garner; journalist and anchor of ABC World News Tonight, David Muir; world-renowned photographer and Shot@Life Global Advocate, Anne Geddes; and 55 fifth graders from the renowned PS22 Chorus will join the one-day event. More
NBC To Support Charity With Red Nose Day Special

NBC To Support Charity With Red Nose Day Special Mar 23, 2015

Save the Children has been chosen by NBC and the “Red Nose Day” organization to be one of 12 poverty-fighting non-profits that will benefit from its three-hour comedy television event in May. More
Charities Mourn The Passing Of Sam Simon

Charities Mourn The Passing Of Sam Simon Mar 10, 2015

Simpsons co-creator, animal advocate and PETA Honorary Director Sam Simon has passed away following a long and courageous battle with cancer. More
Myleene Klass Visits Nepal With Save The Children

Myleene Klass Visits Nepal With Save The Children Mar 4, 2015

Save the Children ambassador Myleene Klass recently traveled to Nepal to see first-hand the impact a lack of access to basic healthcare is having on young lives. More
Jennifer Garner And Save The Children Feature On New Documentary

Jennifer Garner And Save The Children Feature On New Documentary Feb 3, 2015

The low-cost, Save the Children home-visiting program that actor/advocate Jennifer Garner and journalist Nicholas Kristof explored last night in the new PBS documentary A Path Appears is showing dramatic results in many of the nation’s poorest communities. More
Prince of Wales Speaks At Meeting On Forests And Climate Change

Prince of Wales Speaks At Meeting On Forests And Climate Change Jan 29, 2015

The Prince of Wales has described climate change and sustainable development agreements expected at major summits this year as a “Magna Carta” for the planet. More
Save The Children Action Network Praises Obama's Call For Investing In Children

Save The Children Action Network Praises Obama's Call For Investing In Children Jan 22, 2015

Save the Children Action Network commends President Obama for prioritizing the needs of children in his State of the Union address. More
Stars Back Massive Action2015 Campaign

Stars Back Massive Action2015 Campaign Jan 19, 2015

A number of stars are backing Action2015, a huge campaign launched to make 2015 a huge breakthrough moment for people and planet. More
Usher And Scholastic Donate 100,000 New Children's Books To Charity

Usher And Scholastic Donate 100,000 New Children's Books To Charity Dec 17, 2014

Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today announced that a donation of 100,000 new children’s books from The Scholastic Possible Fund will be donated to children in need this holiday season through three non-profit organizations that work to improve global literacy: Toys for Tots (49,200 books), Save the Children (31,700 books) and Room to Read (19,100 books). More
Malala Yousafzai Attends Save The Children Peace Prize Party

Malala Yousafzai Attends Save The Children Peace Prize Party Dec 11, 2014

In Oslo yesterday, where the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded, Save the Children held its 18th annual Peace Prize party for 6,000 school children on an outdoor stage. More
Arsenal Players Support Save The Children Christmas Jumper Day

Arsenal Players Support Save The Children Christmas Jumper Day Dec 10, 2014

Some of world’s leading football players from Arsenal Football Club, including Alexis Sanchez, Santi Cazorla, David Ospina, Abou Diaby, Kieran Gibbs, Tomáš Rosický and Laurent Koscielny have donned a new range of festive Arsenal knits to mark their support for Save the Children's Christmas Jumper Day. More
LeAnn Rimes Teams Up With Save the Children This Holiday Season

LeAnn Rimes Teams Up With Save the Children This Holiday Season Dec 2, 2014

Grammy Award-winning artist LeAnn Rimes is spreading the joy this holiday season to children in need. More
Ben Affleck Honored At Save The Children Illumination Gala

Ben Affleck Honored At Save The Children Illumination Gala Nov 21, 2014

Save the Children – the leading, independent organization for children in need in the United States and around the world – held its 2nd Annual Save the Children Illumination Gala which honored Ben Affleck, The Right Honorable Tony Blair, Austin Hearst, T.J. Maxx, and more. More
Facebook Helps Fight Ebola

Facebook Helps Fight Ebola Nov 7, 2014

Facebook has announced an exciting new initiative to help fight Ebola. More
Stars Support Save The Children Christmas Jumper Day

Stars Support Save The Children Christmas Jumper Day Nov 3, 2014

A number of stars have popped on a pullover and posed for photographs in their festive woollies to mark their support for Save the Children's Christmas Jumper Day campaign. More
Malala Yousafzai Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Malala Yousafzai Awarded Nobel Peace Prize Oct 12, 2014

The United Nations has lauded the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to two human rights activists, saying the winners had received well-deserved recognition for championing children’s rights around the world. More
Bridgit Mendler Wants To Host A Holiday Party At Your School For Charity

Bridgit Mendler Wants To Host A Holiday Party At Your School For Charity Oct 8, 2014

Recording artist and former Disney actress Bridgit Mendler (“Good Luck Charlie” and “Wizards of Waverly Place”) announced today, via exclusive video, that she has launched a campaign on the celebrity charity-fundraising digital platform Prizeo.com. More
Leonardo DiCaprio To Be Honored With Clinton Global Citizen Award

Leonardo DiCaprio To Be Honored With Clinton Global Citizen Award Sep 15, 2014

President Bill Clinton, Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Chelsea Clinton have announced new participants for the 10th Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, to be held September 21-24 in New York City, including 45 current and former heads of state, and more than 1,000 of the most influential leaders from business, government, civil society and philanthropy. More
Jennifer Garner Finds The Words For Save The Children

Jennifer Garner Finds The Words For Save The Children Sep 4, 2014

On International Literacy Day on Sept. 8, Save the Children will join forces with actor and artist ambassador Jennifer Garner and other stars to host a day-long virtual word-a-thon and bring attention to the poverty-induced early learning gap. More
Save The Children Names New Giving Fund For Simpsons Co-Creator Sam Simon

Save The Children Names New Giving Fund For Simpsons Co-Creator Sam Simon Jun 19, 2014

Save the Children announced yesterday a new global philanthropic community called the “Simon Society,” named after Emmy Award-winning co-creator of “The Simpsons” and long-time children’s benefactor, Sam Simon. More
NBA Star Luol Deng Helps Protect Children of South Sudan

NBA Star Luol Deng Helps Protect Children of South Sudan Jun 17, 2014

For the children of South Sudan, NBA player Luol Deng, who recently teamed up with Save the Children, is a star on and off the court. More
New York City Kids Get Their Game On With Cristiano Ronaldo

New York City Kids Get Their Game On With Cristiano Ronaldo Jun 12, 2014

The highly anticipated FIFA World Cup in Brazil is only a day away, but the world’s best soccer player of 2013 and Save the Children's artist ambassador, Cristiano Ronaldo, still took the time to make the dreams come true for seven kids from Far Rockaway, Queens. More
Lassie Named As Save The Children Campaign Ambassador

Lassie Named As Save The Children Campaign Ambassador May 14, 2014

Lassie, beloved American icon for generations, is taking on a new role to protect U.S. children from disaster as ambassador for Save the Children's Get Ready Get Safe initiative. More
Bridgit Mendler Kicks Off #BabySitIn Volunteer Campaign For Kids‏

Bridgit Mendler Kicks Off #BabySitIn Volunteer Campaign For Kids‏ Apr 9, 2014

Actress and platinum-selling recording artist Bridgit Mendler has teamed up with Save the Children to launch #BabySitIn, a volunteer campaign for teens to help babies in the United States and around the world get a healthy start. More
Prince William And Pope Francis Support Street Child World Cup

Prince William And Pope Francis Support Street Child World Cup Apr 1, 2014

Pope Francis and Prince William have pledged their support for the Street Child World Cup as the tournament kicked off this weekend in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. More
Jennifer Garner Joins Save The Children Board Of Trustees

Jennifer Garner Joins Save The Children Board Of Trustees Mar 18, 2014

Save the Children announced today that Jennifer Garner has joined the global non-profit’s board of trustees, deepening her commitment to issues affecting children in America and around the world. More
Stars Attend A Charity Night Of Reggae

Stars Attend A Charity Night Of Reggae Mar 14, 2014

On Wednesday, Save the Children held A Night of Reggae at the Roundhouse in London sponsored by RB. More
Stephen Hawking Gives His Voice To Children Of Syria

Stephen Hawking Gives His Voice To Children Of Syria Mar 13, 2014

Professor Stephen Hawking is featured in the latest TV ad by Save the Children giving his voice to the children of Syria. More