Head Start Builds Bright Futures

Millions of kids miss out on vital Head Start and Early Head Start programs. Learn more about how you can take action and make a difference for kids living in poverty.

Urge Congress to Stop Cuts to Humanitarian Programs

5.6 million Syrians are in need of assistance. Urge Congress to protect funding for humanitarian programs so that more Syrian children can have the safety they deserve!

We are the political voice for kids.

Save the Children Action Network is building political will to increase opportunity for children and ensure a better future for us all. Together, we can give every child a strong start in life.

Happening Now

World Malaria Day

Meet 6-month old Exodus from Uganda. He is lucky enough to have survived malaria. Sadly, each year, 5.6 million children
under the age of five aren’t so lucky – they die from preventable causes.

But legislation introduced in Congress – the Reach Every Mother and Child Act –
would scale up effective health and nutrition programs, like Exodus received, to help more moms and kids survive and thrive.

In honor of World Malaria Day, please urge your members of Congress to cosponsor the Reach Act today.

Our Issues

We’re on the ground in seven states and advocating on Capitol Hill to:

Learn more about the successes of our past campaigns

Victories in 2017

Opening up new opportunities for kids in 2017

In 2017 there were many big moments in one of the most important battles there is: ensuring that all kids have the opportunity to reach their full potential. Learn about our biggest accomplishments this year.
High 5 for Kids

Raising awareness of kids’ issues at presidential caucuses and primaries

In 2015 we launched the High 5 for Kids campaign to raise awareness of kids’ issues in key presidential states. Our activists attended events throughout Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina and asked presidential candidates: if elected, how would you invest in kids?
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Get Local

Learn about our grassroots work in 2017