Aid the Animals
1 million animal species and plants are now facing extinction due to the current climate emergency.
~6.5 million U.S. pets go to shelters every year.
Aid the Elderly
~47 million seniors are in the U.S.
26% of older women live completely alone.
Begin with Basics
500,000+ people in the U.S. are homeless. (And the number is rising.)
About 34% of people without homes don’t have a safe place to sleep.
Comfort the Sick
36 million+ Americans go to the hospital every year. (3 million are kids.)
1.8 million+ Americans are diagnosed with cancer every year.
Help Fight Hunger
795 million people around the world are hungry.
40 million Americans go hungry every day.
Help Other Kids
34% of people in poverty are kids.
1 in 5 kids struggle with learning disabilities and differences.
Save the Planet
4 pounds of trash is created on average by each of us every day.
47,000 trees could be saved if we all swapped out one roll of regular toilet paper for a recyclable roll.
Support Our Troops
> 1 million people serve our country every day.
> 18 million veterans live in the U.S.
We’ve developed some great resources to help you learn more about causes you care about.
Each link will lead you to:
- Thoughtful animation videos
- Fun facts about each cause
- Ideas for how kids can help
- Recommended book lists
- Spiraled K-12 lesson plans AND more…