75 YEARS OF LASTING CHANGE FOR CHILDREN IN NEED
Save the Children
1Introduction2Letter from the President and Chair6Where We Work 8U.S. Programs: Helping Children at Home
Reading: the first step to staying in schoolImproving fitness and nutritionEarly childhood educationCorporate partners for children in the United States
14After Hurricane Katrina, Learning is Therapeutic15Children in Emergencies and Crises Abroad
Conflict in Lebanon and the Middle EastTending to the needs of displaced children in SudanResponding to natural disaster in Indonesia and Central AmericaPakistan: Where one disaster nearly triggered a secondStaying the course for the tsunami’s childrenImproving children’s survival from hunger and malnutrition
24Development Programs for Children: Health
Creating a safety net for mothers and newbornsGetting newborns off to the right startChild survival through “community case management” Adolescents making the right choices for reproductive healthSchool health: Being healthy to learn and learning to be healthy HIV/AIDS: Fighting for children in a global pandemic
32Development Programs for Children: Education
Preparing young children to be successful studentsSchooling for children – anytime, anywherePromoting peace in the South CaucasusLife skills for young adults
36Development Programs for Children:Economic Opportunities
Small loans for mothers on a substantial scaleInspiring teen entrepreneurs
37Community Solutions through Sponsorship
Support for one child serves the greater good Amenu of giving opportunities
42Financial Report44Our Supporters56The Save the Children Family
Educationalprograms help children cope with trauma following disaster.
Seven-year-olds,Vina and Tierra,attend the summer camp thatSave the Children helped establishin East NewOrleans,Louisiana,following Hurricane Katrina.
Providing safe spaces forchildren to play.
Eight-year-oldAquila enjoys activities at a FEMAtrailer park in Plaquemines Parish,Louisiana,for families displacedby Hurricane Katrina whereSave the Children is working tocreate a secureenvironment andasense of community.