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Every family dreams of a happy and safe future. Help make that possible

Sponsor a child

Help ensure the future that every child deserves

Everybody strives for a healthy, happy and safe future for the children in their life. But the reality is, circumstances make this extremely difficult for millions of parents around the world. Sponsor a child today and help a family get access to the tools they need to make their visions of a brighter future a reality.

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How sponsoring a child can help a whole family

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help children stay in school

For every year a girl stays in school, her income can increase by 15%.

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help prevent child deaths

Your sponsorship can help provide lifesaving vaccinations protecting against infectious or neonatal illnesses that contribute to 15,000 daily deaths of children under the age of five.

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keep families healthy

You can help provide protection and health education that creates healthier children, families and communities.

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A bright future

Shaping a path for sponsored children to become empowered individuals who can help strengthen their communities.

We plan to help all children access their rights to a safe and healthy future – and are working hard to make it possible – but that plan starts with you. Sponsor a child today and you could help not only them, but their entire family unleash their full potential.

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About Plan International

Plan International Canada is a member of a global organization dedicated to advancing children’s rights and equality for girls. We have been building powerful partnerships for children for over 80 years and are now active in more than 70 countries.

Together, we can create a world where all unleash their full potential.

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Where your money goes

where your money goes chart
80%
Support programs benefiting children and families.
20%
Administration, operating and fundraising costs.