No woman should die bringing new life into this world. The sad reality is however that nearly 1,000 mothers die each day due to unnecessary complications of pregnancy or childbirth. According to the World Health Organization, the majority of maternal deaths can be prevented by providing women with access to quality family planning services, and skilled care during pregnancy, childbirth and post-delivery.
Cervical cancer caused by HPV is the 2nd most common cancer in women resulting in over a quarter million deaths each year.
Lack of clean drinking water is the second leading cause of death in children under age 5.
Malaria is a preventable, treatable disease...yet, every 30 seconds a child dies from Malaria. Amazingly, over half of the world's population is at risk.
GOAL is dedicated to saving lives in the poorest and most marginalized communities by focusing on health, prevention and education. We enable ordinary citizens to become citizens of the world through creating healthy global communities.
Supplies save lives but only if we can make certain they reach those who need them most.
Program and hotline in the Philippines geared towards the treatment, prevention and education surrounding sexual abuse. Every donation helps provide hope, counseling and valuable resources to those in need.