CIAMO is a center for arts education promotion, curriculum development, and cultural research located in Ouidah, Benin, a historic center of a progressive West-African country. In the past years Benin's primary school system has rapidly expanded due to an effort to offer free and better quality primary school education to every child in Benin. These efforts have exhausted the system and unfortunately arts education has often been neglected. Learn more...

Harvard University’s Defeating Malaria: From the Genes to the Globe initiative is a catalytic force to enhance and leverage linkages among the considerable knowledge base across the University and global health community. Through this initiative, Harvard and its partners are working to address urgent needs and drive ‘big ideas’ for malaria eradication, foster research development, enable innovation in education and training, and promote evidence-based decision making for malaria policy. Learn more...

Now in its tenth year, Nothing But Nets is a global campaign to save lives by preventing malaria, a disease which claims the life of a child every two minutes. Inspired by sports columnist Rick Reilly, hundreds of thousands of people have joined the campaign that was created by the United Nations Foundation in 2006. Nothing But Nets has raised $60 million to help deliver nearly ten million bed nets to families in need, along with other crucial malaria interventions. Learn More...

UNICEF is a leading humanitarian and development agency working globally for the rights of every child. Child rights begin with safe shelter, nutrition, protection from disaster and conflict and traverse the life cycle: pre-natal care for healthy births, clean water and sanitation, health care and education. Learn More...

Partnerships For Change® (PFC), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization headquartered in San Francisco, is dedicated to the promotion of sustainable development through direct humanitarian action and transforming social and economic conditions of underserved communities around the globe. It is PFC’s commitment to elevate and empower individuals to reach their ultimate potential and strong community coalitions. Learn More...

The entire population of Benin is at risk for malaria. Malaria prevention and control is a major U.S. foreign assistance objective and the United States President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) 1 has invested over $135 million in Benin since its inception in 2007. PMI supports large-scale actions with the National Malaria Control Program to promote universal access to malaria prevention, case management, and health systems strengthening to ensure availability of mosquito nets, rapid diagnostic tests, and effective anti-malarials. Learn More...

The Batonga Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit founded by Grammy Award-winning West African singer, songwriter, and UNICEF International Goodwill Ambassador, Angelique Kidjo, advances education and economic opportunities for young women and girls in sub-Saharan Africa. Learn More...

Art and Abolition exists to restore justice to young girls in Kenya who have survived sexual violence as a result of poverty. We do this through art therapy, education, and economic empowerment. Learn More...