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Aug 25, 2016, 08:55 ET MoneyGram anuncia transacciones sin costo para donaciones a la Cruz Roja tras el sismo en Italia

 MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI) anunció hoy una exención de todo costo de transacción para las donaciones a la Cruz Roja en una...


Aug 24, 2016, 18:13 ET MoneyGram Announces Zero-Fee Transactions for Red Cross Donations Following Italy Earthquake

MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI) today announced a waiver for all transaction fees for donations to the Red Cross in an effort to support the earthquake...


Aug 23, 2016, 19:00 ET Save the Children Launches Search-and-Rescue Ship in Deadly Mediterranean

The number of children crossing the Mediterranean compared to the same period last year has risen by more than two-thirds – and this journey...


Aug 22, 2016, 10:49 ET Save the Children Hopes President Obama's Baton Rouge Visit Will Shine a Spotlight on Vulnerable Children and Education Needs

Thousands of Louisiana children remain displaced, distressed and unable to return to school, leaving them and their futures extremely vulnerable,...


Aug 17, 2016, 10:57 ET Flood experiences pose long-term risks to thousands of Louisiana children, Save the Children warns

 Thousands of Louisiana children who have lost homes, belongings and their sense of security are in need of urgent assistance to protect their...


Aug 16, 2016, 10:37 ET Yellow Fever Outbreak on Brink of Going Global

The largest Yellow Fever epidemic in decades is hitting the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Angola, and could soon spread to the Americas,...


Aug 15, 2016, 16:26 ET Save the Children Responding to Historic Flooding in Louisiana

Save the Children is deploying an emergency response team to Baton Rouge to establish Child-Friendly Spaces in emergency shelters and assess...


Aug 11, 2016, 11:40 ET Wyndham Worldwide Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary by Giving Back

Ten years ago, the launch of Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) created a new type of hospitality company – one that brought together some of the...


Jul 29, 2016, 14:39 ET Save the Children-Supported Maternity Hospital Bombed in Idlib

A Save the Children-supported maternity hospital in Idlib, Syria was bombed today. The hospital serves over 1,300 women and performs over 300...


Jul 29, 2016, 10:59 ET Children Make Up '35 Percent of Casualties in Aleppo,' According to Save the Children Partner

 Aid workers in Aleppo have reported horrific conditions for casualties and health workers, with limb amputations and head trauma the most...


Jul 07, 2016, 11:16 ET Super Typhoon Nepartak Races toward Taiwan and China Packing Sustained Winds of more than 160 mph

Taiwan and China are bracing for the first typhoon to make landfall in the northwestern Pacific Ocean in almost 200 days – "super" typhoon...


Jun 30, 2016, 22:56 ET Brad Paisley and Senators Manchin and Capito Tour Flood-Ravaged School in West Virginia with Save the Children

Save the Children continues to provide much-needed assistance to children and families severely impacted by the historic floods that hit West...


Jun 28, 2016, 08:44 ET Jennifer Garner and Save the Children CEO Urge Support for Families Hit by Historic West Virginia Floods

 Following historic flooding that hit West Virginia last Thursday and Friday, Save the Children is helping families and communities assess...


Jun 20, 2016, 12:53 ET World Refugee Day Finds Record Number of Children Displaced and in Danger

Today, on World Refugee Day, Carolyn Miles, Save the Children's President and CEO, released the following statement:   "A record 65 million...


Jun 15, 2016, 09:00 ET The Ice Age: Collision Course Herd Joins Save the Children to Help Families Stay Connected

In a new animated PSA, launched today by Save the Children and 20th Century Fox, the beloved Ice Age: Collision Course herd shows how ICE contact...


May 31, 2016, 20:40 ET Batman v Superman: G2A prova mais uma vez que gamers têm coração!

G2A.COM é um mercado premiado inúmeras vezes com mais de 30.000 produtos de jogos digitais. Como parte de seu compromisso contínuo...


May 31, 2016, 16:53 ET Batman v Superman: ¡G2A prueba una vez más que los aficionados a los videojuegos tienen corazón!

G2A.COM es un mercado ganador de múltiples premios con más de 30.000 juegos digitales. Como parte de su compromiso continuo con la...


May 09, 2016, 15:13 ET Just Launched: Hard-Hitting Sequel to Viral Video Imagining the UK as Syria Released by Save the Children

 In recognition of the devastating impact that the refugee crisis is having on children, Save the Children just launched the sequel to its...


May 09, 2016, 13:01 ET Hard-Hitting Sequel To Viral Video Imagining The UK As Syria Released By Save The Children

 In recognition of the devastating impact that the refugee crisis is having on children, Save the Children is launching the sequel to its "Most...


May 05, 2016, 07:00 ET New National Poll Shows American Moms Resilient and Optimistic but Deeply Concerned about Modern Climate in Which They are Raising Children

 Today's American mom is resilient and optimistic but deeply concerned about the complexities of modern life and the environment in which she...


May 03, 2016, 00:01 ET What American Moms Want Most From Our Next President: Improve Education and Keep Our Kids Safe

 Harried but hopeful, American moms are worried about a host of issues affecting their children this election year, including declining moral...


Apr 19, 2016, 12:33 ET Children Pulled Alive from the Rubble after Ecuador's Worst Earthquake in Decades

Hundreds of children have reportedly been pulled out of the rubble alive by Ecuadorian authorities and local people, while thousands of families...


Apr 17, 2016, 20:04 ET Save the Children Responding to the Needs of Children and Families Affected by Earthquake in Ecuador

 Save the Children staff will be working in the days and weeks ahead to give support where we can to those most affected by this earthquake,...


Apr 17, 2016, 17:58 ET Save the Children Responding to Earthquake in Ecuador -- SPOKESPEOPLE AVAILABLE

 A magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck along the northwestern coast of Ecuador at approximately 7 pm local time in Ecuador on Saturday,...


Apr 05, 2016, 08:00 ET Kids Share Hearts, Hugs at NYC Build-A-Bear Workshop through Journey of Hope Program

 Build-A-Bear Workshop and Save the Children hosted 25 guests from Sheltering Arms Children and Family Services at the Build-A-Bear...