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This is a great charity to donate to or help out in other ways.
SOS Children's Villages is an American charity that helps promote the welfare of children in Asia. They currently care for about 27,000 sponsored children. Some of the children the organization donates to have been affected by the recent natural disasters in Asian countries including the Asian Tsunami and the Kashmir earthquake. The organization was founded by Austrian Hermann Gmeiner in 1949. In 2004 the total donation turnover was 807 million dollars. The organization's work focuses on…
There are many courses ASU students can take with UCP-SARnet including Community Psychology, Multicultural Perspective on Community Leadership, Introduction to Community Research and Action, Undergraduate Research Assistant, and Undergraduate Teaching Assistant. Information is available under the course section of the website. A variety of internships are also available through UCP-SARnet.
This is a great charity to help sponsor orphans in Somalia, especially in Mogadishu. Somalia has been devastated by war and this charity helps those who have been affected.
I found a great website for a charity in Bangladesh. As you may know, Bangladesh is a very impoverished country. They frequently suffer from hurricanes and floods which causes great unrest in the country. This charity consists of sponsoring a specific child in Bangladesh. The charity has many different locations in the country and if you sponsor a child, the organizations sends updates on how the child is doing with your help.