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QUIZ: Find the perfect gift for your valentine!

Guest blogger | 7 months ago

Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift? Instead of chocolates, roses and teddy bears, why not give a gift that will have a lasting impact and fuel change for children and families around the world? According to a recent survey*, [...] Read more »

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Youth share how Canadian support is changing lives in Ghana

Emma Hamilton-Clark | 8 months ago

Here at Plan International Canada, we love telling our donors all about the positive accomplishments they’ve made – but nothing is better than hearing it directly from the children and families themselves! In this special message, Jenifer, a girl benefitting [...] Read more »

Giang smiling in cafe

Brewing a brighter future in Vietnam

Desiree Buitenbos | 9 months ago

When Giang, 22, finally realized her lifelong dream of owning a coffee shop, critics told her it would fail – not because she wasn’t hardworking or qualified, but simply because she was a girl. “They said: ‘I don’t think you [...] Read more »