Monthly Archives: March 2018

Photo of the Month: Maternal Health Matters

As a nurse at the Mahama Camp in Rwanda, Jen does it all. She started working with Save the Children in September 2015 and now delivers pre- and post-natal care to women in the camp. For these women, and so many women around the world, simple interventions such as this can mean the difference between life and death.

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Weekly Wisdom: The Power of Early Education

When it comes to our children’s futures, we want what’s best for them. If we get kids the proper education they need during their early years, we can give them a strong foundation that will set them up for future success.

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New SC gov’s race poll: McMaster could face runoff, many voters undecided

According to a new poll commissioned by the Save the Children Action Network, 66 percent of South Carolina voters — including 50 percent of Republicans and 82 percent of Democrats — said public education should start with preschool and be offered to all 4-year-olds. And 79 percent said improving the state's education system should be a high priority for candidates.

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Congress Rejects Historic Proposed Cuts to Foreign Aid

Save the Children and Save the Children Action Network (SCAN) today applauded Congress for sustaining and in some cases increasing funding for poverty-focused development, global health, and humanitarian relief accounts in the final fiscal year 2018 omnibus spending bill signed by President Trump this afternoon.

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