Category: MNCS

My Newborn Son Lived. In Another Country, He Wouldn’t Have

I will celebrate this Father’s Day as a first time dad because my family was fortunate to have access to outstanding medical care. I am fully aware that the best day of my life could have been the worst day of my life if my family lived in the developing world, where many communities lack access to adequate maternal and child health care.

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7 Ways Students Ignited Activism During the 2017-2018 School Year

School’s out for summer! The 2017-2018 school year was an exciting time for Save the Children Action Network’s Student Ambassador Program. They went the extra mile to empower those around them to advocate for issues at the local, state and national levels. Here are some highlights from the year!

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Photo Recap: Advocacy Summit 2018

This week, more than 250 advocates from 34 states attended the annual Save the Children and SCAN Advocacy Summit to receive targeted advocacy training and urge lawmakers to invest in kids. The advocates met with more than 150 lawmakers from both parties and urged them to make key investments in early childhood education in the U.S. and maternal, newborn and child survival programs overseas.

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