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May 2016
four girls smile for a picture, text: Why empowered girls are winning the fight against child marriage in Guatemala
Did you know that 30% of all girls in Guatemala are married before age 18? Meet 3 brave girls who were part of a successful Plan International-led campaign to end child marriage in Guatemala, and see how your support helped them unite communities, change the law and create a brighter future for children.
read about girls from Guatemala's campaign to end child marriage
Jenn and her sponsored child hold up pictures they drew

Jenn’s incredible journey to meet her sponsored child in Thailand

What does it mean to see your support in action? Just ask Jenn Gardner! She’s a Plan International Canada sponsor who recently travelled to Thailand with a very special purpose: to meet her sponsored child, Thanyarlak. See what made her visit so unforgettable.

Read about Jenn's journey to meet her sponsored child
Halima smiles while surrounded by the children she supports

Woman we admire: Halima, a super nanny to refugee children

She’s a single mother, a survivor, and an inspiration! Meet Halima, a Plan International volunteer, and see how she’s overcome unimaginable personal challenges to ensure that South Sudanese refugee children access their rights to education, protection, and emotional support.

Read about Halima the super nanny
Caroline in her office, text: Connecting with Caroline
When you support girls’ rights, everyone wins! Girls have the power to change the world, so join us in rallying behind girls and cheering for gender equality today!

Support girls’ rights!
girl in a stadium, text: Rally behind a girl
In this edition, President & CEO Caroline Riseboro offers the inside scoop on all the exciting activities we have planned for International Day of the Girl on Oct 11.

Connect with our CEO!
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