Saving Lives, Building Futures
UNICEF USA helps save and protect the world's most vulnerable children. Rated one of the best charities to donate to, 88.4% of every dollar spent goes directly to help children.
Putting children first all over the world
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children’slives than any other humanitarian organization by providing health care and immunizations, safe water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more.
UNICEF USA supports UNICEF’s work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Together, we are workingtoward the day when no children die from preventable causes, and every child has a safe and healthy childhood.
UNICEF USA supports UNICEF, and other efforts in support of the world's children, through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States.
UNICEF works in more than 190 countries and territories all over the world. Here are a few regions where UNICEF has focused its work recently.
- Vanuatu Help children affected by Cyclone Pam
- Syria Children caught in conflict
- Philippines Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan
- Haiti Aftermath of 2010 earthquake
- Central African Republic Children caught in conflict
- South Sudan Children caught in conflict
- Mali Children caught in conflict
- Sahel Food crisis in central Africa
- Horn of Africa Famine
What UNICEF is Doing
Please join Kari Steele this Sunday during the The Sunday Journal as she sits down with Southern California Regional Managing Director of UNICEF USA, Amber Hill. Amber is responsible for leading major gift fundraising efforts in partnership with the regional board of directors to grow UNICEF USA’s presence through fundraising, special events, educational opportunities and community engagement. She has led donor delegations on UNICEF field visits to Belize, Cambodia, Guatemala and Peru to witness UNICEF's lifesaving programs and has enjoyed extensive personal international travel in Asia, Africa, Europe and South America.
They will discuss how UNICEF USA is helping children and families all around the world, including the southern border, and what you can do to help.
More info at www.unicefusa.org