$0 raised so far,
$5,000 to go!
Fundraising Deadline: 9/30/2013
If children are provided
sufficient food and nutrition and protected from infectious disease, they can
exercise their full intellectual capability through education. There are 12
proven essential services (recommended by the UN), that when integrated, provide
sufficient nutrition, prevent infectious disease, and ensure adequate
Governments are well aware of
what is needed so every child can realize the fullness of their human
potential. Yet, there are 400 million hungry children and millions more who
suffer from inadequate nutrition and infectious disease.
Earthboxes offer a simple
solution to help alleviate hunger, improve food security and address
micronutrient deficiencies as well as providing an educational tool for
children to learn practical agricultural lessons. Learning becomes real and
relevant for the children. Earthboxes promote active, applied learning, and are
an effective means for transferring agricultural technology and skills while
the children have fun growing their own fruits and vegetables.
By making a tax deductible
donation to the Peru Earthbox Fund you will help the children in a number of
If you are interested in
learning more about how you can take a more active role in raising funds and
awareness for supplemental nutrition for children in the orphanage, please
contact Jennifer Scribner via phone at 1-800-487-1074 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.