News & Press Releases

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Save the Children Increases Awareness of Famine with Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Beyonce

August 11, 2011 (Alexandria, VA) - Today sees the launch of a ground-breaking social media campaign, ‘I'm Gonna Be Your Friend' supported by many of the world's most famous names in entertainment.

Renée S. Acosta to Speak at the Fourth Annual Women & Leadership Event Hosted by Anne Arundel Women Giving Together

Alexandria, VA (March 2, 2011) - Global Impact President and CEO Renée S. Acosta will discuss critical challenges facing women and children globally, along with potential solutions, at Anne Arundel Women Giving.

Africare Completes the Ghana WASHH Project

Alexandria, VA (August 10, 2011) – On April 20, 2011 in the Wassa Amenfi District of Western Ghana, Ghanaian leaders held a commissioning ceremony in celebration of the completion of the Ghana Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene for Health (WASHH) Project.