Desiree Buitenbos

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Spread the Net inspires a small school to give back in a big way

How the Spread the Net Student Challenge inspired students from Macville Public School  raise close to $12,000 to help prevent malaria in Africa. Read more »

#BringBackOurGirls, 2 years later: a reminder of the barriers to girls’ education

On the anniversary of #BringBackOurGirls, we take a closer look at why so many girls in Nigeria struggle to get an education. Read more »

Long-time child sponsor sees remarkable change in every visit

Rose Caicco, a long-time Plan International Canada donor, sees the benefits of Child Sponsorship every time she visits the Dominican Republic. Read more »

The Nepal earthquake: 3 women who are making a difference – thanks to you!

3  stories about how Plan International is helping women in Nepal learn new skills and challenge gender inequality following the 2015 earthquake. Read more »

Opening the doors to a strong, healthy future in Kita

New healthcare and maternity clinics are up and running in Kita, thanks to Plan International Canada’s generous Community Sponsors.  Read more »

World Water Day: 10 facts you didn’t know about water

Lack of access to clean water affects millions of people globally. Here are 10 fascinating facts you didn’t know about water.  Read more »