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UNICEF, the only organization of the United Nations dedicated exclusively to children,works with other United Nations bodies, governments and non-governmental organizations to assist in children’s needs through community-based services in primary health care, basic education, and safe water and sanitation in more than 150 developing countries.
UNICEF shares the Kiwanis family’s global commitment to children and has provided its extensive resources and leadership to assist in the Worldwide Service Project to virtually eliminate Iodine Deficiency Disorder (IDD) from the globe.
How Key Club helps
Since 1994, Key Club has been Trick-or-Treating for UNICEF
and over the years has raised nearly US$5 million for iodine
deficiency programs worldwide and HIV and AIDS programs in
Kenya and Swaziland. Now it’s helping The Eliminate Project.
The Kiwanis family, in partnership with UNICEF, is working to eliminate maternal and
neonatal tetanus through The Eliminate Project
. How? By raising US$110 million by
2015. Find out how you and your club can help save or protect millions of women and
babies. Learn how to take part in fundraising and advocacy efforts. Keep up with the
elimination of MNT and get inspiration from others. Go to www.TheEliminateProject.org.