Great organizations you should know about.
Soles4Souls is a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting the devastating impact and perpetuation of poverty. The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith-based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributing those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and by provisioning qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. (soles4souls.org)
Who is Compassion?
As one of the world’s leading child development organizations, Compassion partners with the local church in 26 countries to end poverty in the lives of children and their families. Today, more than 1.4 million children are discovering lives full of promise and purpose as they develop in all aspects of their lives—minds, bodies and relationships—while discovering God’s love for them in the gospel of Jesus Christ. (compassion.org)
Their Mission: Abolition and Restoration! We combat child trafficking & exploitation with the unexpected and restore survivors with excellence.
Alberta Coalition Against Human Trafficking (ACT Alberta)
Their Mission: ACT Alberta will increase knowledge and awareness on human trafficking, advocate for effective rights based responses; build capacity of all involved stakeholders and lead and foster collaboration for joint action against human trafficking. (actalberta.org)