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Kids Count 2014: Child Poverty Remains a Concern in Oklahoma

The Annie E. Casey Foundation has been tracking child well-being in their annual KIDS COUNT Data Book for the past 25 years. The data in the 2014 report continues to measure indicators in four domains: 1) Economic Well-being, 2) Education, 3) Health, and 4) Family and Community. 627 more words

Research & Data

Why I Am a Compassion Sponsor

Her name is Joan and she lives in Uganda. At age six, her favorite pastimes include storytelling and singing, and I have been her sponsor for a little over a month. 497 more words

Compassion International

A 'Bucket List' wish

“In travelling; a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.” – Samuel Johnson from Boswell, Life of Johnson, 1791

Last stop on this wonderful Winston Churchill Memorial Trust fellowship journey is Washington DC. 1,849 more words

Child Hunger

Saying Goodbye to Rachelle

Recently we said goodbye to a staff and team member, Rachelle.  Rachelle was the program coordinator and she  first joined the KT team as summer staff in the role of fundraising coordinator. 168 more words

Knights Table

Charlie's last customer

Boston

‘Because we can’t escape our ancient hunger to live close to nature, we encircle the house with lawns and gardens, install picture windows, adopt pets and Boston ferns, and scent everything that touches our lives’. 2,205 more words

Child Hunger

3 year olds lunch and the lone fireman

This is my third post about New York and I still don’t think I will be able to cram in all that we have experienced in the week in the city. 1,236 more words

Child Hunger

Japan - Child poverty rate hits record high...(After Mexico)

TOKYO — Japan’s child poverty rate has hit a record high, according to a government survey, prompting criticism that Tokyo wasn’t doing enough to fix the problem. 207 more words

Asian Non Mainstream News Stories