"Today, more than 2.5 million children are living in shelter in the United States. For some, the rising cost of rent has forced their family out of their home. For others, a sudden family illness has been the difference in paying rent and providing care for a loved one. While their time in shelter is temporary, our goal is to bring a level of normalcy to the day to day by not letting milestones go unnoticed.
Birthday's are such a special time for kids. I think about how much my daughter looks forward to her birthday each year and how fun it to see her enjoy HER special day. To be able to help other children experience the same (or even more) joy during tumultuous or challenging times during their life couldn't make me happier!
As a mama to girls, the dangers that exist for all children is so close to my heart. I cannot imagine what some little ones have to endure and suffer through and if there is anything we can do to make this world a better and safer place for them, let's do it.
"A nonprofit organization that rescues children from sexual abuse by building technology for law enforcement, free of charge, to track, arrest and prosecute child predators."
"We are advocates and changemakers; ambitious students and dedicated teachers; inspiring artists and seasoned policymakers; resilient mothers and feminist fathers; community organizers and business leaders. We come from many countries and backgrounds, but our differences are not nearly as important as what we share—a belief that every girl, no matter where she is born, deserves to be educated, respected, and heard."
Educating and giving a voice to the next generation of women is so crucial to building a better world for us all. We are excited to give to this cause that's making sure girls are given the education and support they need in order to be the change we all want to see in the world.