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STAND UP FOR A CHILD’S RIGHT TO THRIVE

Millions of children around the world are denied access to basic human rights like health care, nutrition and education. We can no longer accept this as ‘normal’. When you sponsor a child, you are helping to empower children and create stronger communities where the rights of every child are valued and protected. Your Child Sponsorship supports sustainable programs in your sponsored child’s community; improving access to life-changing essentials like education, health care and clean water.

Defy Normal, sponsor a child today.

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  • Globally, nearly 130 million girls are out of school. By sponsoring a child, you can help ensure that more children – especially girls – have access to a quality education.

    Defy Normal to help girls stay in school.

  • Access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene is critical for the survival, development and well-being of children’s health. We work with communities to improve access to safe drinking water and sanitary facilities.

    Defy Normal to protect children’s rights to a healthy life.

  • Each year, around 9 million children die needlessly from preventable and treatable illnesses before they reach their 5th birthday. We work to improve health care for mothers and children, so children have the healthiest start in life.

    Defy Normal and help children thrive.

UNLEASHING HUMAN POTENTIAL

Plan International Canada is calling on all Canadians to take a stand for child rights. As a sponsor you provide life-saving essentials to a child, their family, and their community. Essentials like adequate nutrition, water and sanitation, health care, education, family income and protection. Everything they need to thrive.

Together, we can create a world where all children – especially girls – unleash their full potential.

Defy Normal, sponsor a child today.

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