SDG 1: No Poverty

UN SDG 1 - No Poverty

End poverty in all its forms everywhere.

Teaching Poor Kids in Marikina Philippines

children in Marikina, Philippines

Covid-19 has hit hard in the poor areas of the Philippines. Many families have no money to feed themselves much less educate their children. My wife,  is an Early Childhood Educator and has started to provide tutorials and food for some of these children. She teaches the Montessori method. I pay the costs for materials and food and support my her.

Open Door Youth Services Centre

The Open Door Youth Services Centre helps people 24 and under to meet their basic needs. The Open Door is fully equipped to support youth in a multitude of ways: we provide a safe space for youth to shower, laundry facilities, a nurse on site with no appointment needed. Prescriptions are available, and we also offer some paediatric care for youth mothers. Youth are invited to engage with caring staff who can connect them with other supports in the community.

Threshold Housing Society

Our vision is a community where all youth thrive. Threshold Housing Society works to prevent adult homelessness by providing safe housing, support services, and community to at-risk youth.

We serve at-risk youth experiencing homelessness, aging out of care, or fleeing violence in the home. Young adults who need a place to call home and people who believe in them. We offer safe housing, community and support to help youth make healthy choices and shift toward a brighter future.

 

United Nations

Due to the powers vested in its Charter and its unique international character, the United Nations can take action on the issues confronting humanity in the 21st century, such as peace and security, climate change, sustainable development, human rights, disarmament, terrorism, humanitarian and health emergencies, gender equality, governance, food production, and more.

Amigos de los Niños

Amigos de los Niños provides quality health care in Los Cabos to children up to the age of 18 who have no other means of receiving same or whose health care provider is deficient arranging for external medical consultations, organized clinics and assistance in setting up medical treatment for special cases of the severely ill or disabled.