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Making Clicks Count: 2013 Amounts to Another Amazing Year

Jan 2, 2014: Daily clicks contributed to another incredible year at GreaterGood, generating millions of cups of food for hungry shelter animals, funding thousands of mammograms for women in need, and much more. See how visitors made their clicks count in 2013.

Matthew Goes Back To School

Nov 11, 2013: In many countries, school fees prevent children from receiving a primary education, but GreaterGood's charity partners are working to return them to the classroom.

Little Mary Finds A Home With Baal Dan

Nov 8, 2013: For girls like "Little Mary," life on the streets of Calcutta would mean early death without the intervention of Baal Dan.

Orphans Celebrate Patron of Education

Oct 2, 2013: As part of this traditional Hindu festival, partygoers dance, sing, and throw face paint in celebration of the birthday of Ganesh, the deity of intellect and wisdom.

Many Barriers To Education In Cambodia

Sep 30, 2013: GreaterGood works with several organizations in the region to help girls gain access to education.

Light of Education Begins With One Girl

Jul 11, 2013: Watch Kuye's story as pens, books, and soap make it possible for this Ethopian teen to finish school.

American Ambassador Visits Cambodian Leadership Program

Jul 5, 2013: American Ambassador to Cambodia William Todd visited the Harpswell Foundation Dormitory and Leadership Center at Teuk Thla. The Center is helping young Cambodian women become tomorrow's leaders.

More Than 120,000 Pairs of Shoes Donated

Jul 1, 2013: Through the "Buy One, Give One" program at The Hunger Site, GreaterGood has donated more than 120,000 pairs of shoes for school children in recent years.

Room To Read Student Featured On CNN

May 22, 2013: Purnima's success story will be told on CNN International as part of a Girl Rising event on June 16.

Zabuli Center Adds Eight More Classrooms

May 9, 2013: In Afghanistan, girls are eager to go to school and more classrooms are needed now.

The Literacy Site Makes It Even Easier to Help

Mar 12, 2013: Thanks to new navigation and a more intuitive interface, helping your favorite cause is always just a click away. Read about five easy ways to help at The Literacy Site.

Razia Jan Named Top Hero By CNN

Jan 30, 2013: For her efforts to bring primary education to the girls of Afghanistan, Razia Jan was named one of the Top Heroes of 2012.

GreaterGood 2012 grants stock library and school shelves

Jan 7, 2013: GreaterGood's The Literacy Site funded 258,385 books for literacy programs through the "Click Here To Give" program.

More than 100 million books distributed to kids

Dec 31, 2012: First Book has now given away more than 100 million books to children in the United States.

Ending the Kamlari system in Nepal

Oct 23, 2012: Learn how two of our charitable partners are saving the girls of Nepal from indentured servitude.
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