Day 3: Before Typhoon Haiyan

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A selection of photos from Tacloban, Palo, and some places in between, before Typhoon Yolanda. Most photos were taken in 2013 prior to November 8th. Those pictures are sponsored children of our partner, staff members, and other locals. As the Anniversary approaches, we encourage you to Subscribe to our Newsletter, so you can receive our Special Typhoon Anniversary Edition. To…

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30 Days of Typhoon Yolanda

November 8th, 2014 marks the 1 year Anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan, known locally in the Philippines as Typhoon Yolanda. Referred to as the strongest storm in recorded history, and rightly so, Yolanda took almost 10,000 lives in the Visayas region of the Philippines, though many will never be recorded because they will sadly never be found. Over 1000 individuals remain…

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Clean Water Project Launch

On November 1st, 2014, the GoAbroad Foundation officially launched a Causes Campaign to help support the installation of a water pump at St James School in Uganda through our partner, Pangea Educational Development. The Clean Water Project not only helped provide access to clean water, it also supplied an income to sustain the school’s yearly needs, since the Ugandan government lacks the ability…

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Interview with Andrew Bauer of Pangea Educational Development

Andrew Bauer. Fourth Grade Teacher in a small town in the state of Illinois. CEO and Co-Founder of Pangea Educational Development. By day he stands in front of handfuls of 10 year olds, but at night and on the weekends, he devotes his time to the children of Uganda. Andrew has illustrated that sustainable change is not only greatly needed in Uganda…

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4 Social Media Strategies for Non-Profits

Curating Facebook Posts

Social media can be extremely helpful for non-profits to share updates and fundraise, but it can also be hard to figure out what the best strategies are. Here are five strategies that have proven successful for other non-profits! 1. Create a social media marketing plan. What are your objectives, and how will you meet them via social media? These could…

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