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Help End Sweatshops

Worker training in China

Social Accountability International, Inc.

Regular price $100.00

Your donation helps SAI subsidize costs related to assuring that factories meet international human rights standards for working conditions, improving the quality of life for working people around the world.


Give Women A Voice

One year of training

Catholic Relief Services-USCCB

Regular price $106.00

Your gift will help improve local human rights laws in 238 villages of rural Orissa, one of the least developed states in India. This project strengthens the voice of women, young people and grassroots groups in community-level planning. It also trains and supports local leaders so they can help their communities by improving the delivery of essential services. Your most generous gift of $106 will...


Free Child Soldiers

Reuniting With Family

Fund for Global Human Rights

Regular price $5.00

Your gift will get former child soldiers back where they belong: with their families. BVES successly works to stop child recruitment through advocacy on children's rights with policy makers and outreach to village leaders. BVES has also gained the release of thousands of child soldiers, whom BVES houses and feeds while working to reunite these children with their families. Your gift will help pay for...


The First of Many

Network Support Services Inc.

Regular price $0.00

To kick off this fundraiser!


Uphold Justice

One hour of legal advice

CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation

Regular price $30.00

Supporting an hour of consultation with a lawyer or other technical expert will help secure justice and could save lives. Expertise will be used to investigate and support cases where civil society activists are charged and imprisoned, to advise on human rights legislation, or to develop technical materials for use by local organizations in their fight for civil liberties. In the context of the global...


Transform Patriarchy

Moving to a HR System

PDHRE, People's Movement for Human Rights Learning

Regular price $2,500.00

Support a campaign developed to effect social and economic transformation, and promote a new political culture based on human rights. Through learning about human rights, women and men examine the patriarchal system, moving to embrace a human rights framework as the only way to achieve equality and overcome discrimination. Through dialogue they “discover," and analyze how universal oppressions of patriarchy work, particularly racism, nationalism and...


Train One Person

Human rights workshop

PDHRE, People's Movement for Human Rights Learning

Regular price $250.00

Your gift will provide a 2-3 day human rights training session for one person. Every person must become a mentor and a monitor of human rights as a way to achieve economic and social justice, peace and human security. Human rights are a powerful tool to sustain actions for the community to have food, education, housing, health and work at livable wages. This can be...


Train A Defender

One hour of mentoring

International Bridges to Justice

Regular price $35.00

In countries where human rights are often violated, legal aid plays a crucial role: the most decisive indicator of the reduction of abuse and torture is the early presence of a defense attorney. By actively working with local legal aid offices and lawyers, we can prevent human rights abuses from ever happening. Training local defense lawyers is an important step to building fairer justice systems....


Teach Labor Rights

One day of worker rights

Social Accountability International, Inc.

Regular price $100.00

Your gift will bring one day of much needed training on Workplace and Human Rights to a factory worker or manager. This is achieved by bringing a worker from an SA8000 Certified factory to share their experience and knowledge to other factories and farms. Benefits include higher quality of life for workers, families and surrounding communities.


Support Your Favorite Human Rights Nonprofit

Support Any Favorite Nonprofit, School, or Teacher

Your contribution will support the important work of your favorite Human Rights Nonprofit and help make the world a better place.    


Support Women

Human rights manual

PDHRE, People's Movement for Human Rights Learning

Regular price $5.00

Your gift will promote learning and dialogue through one training manual. Women Hold Up The Sky is a dramatic series of training videos about the Women's Convention and its relevance to women's lives. Along with the included training manual, these materials bring the Human Rights Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) alive for women and men around the world. CEDAW is the...


Support Legal Aid

One office computer

International Bridges to Justice

Regular price $930.00

In countries where human rights are often violated, legal aid plays a crucial role: the most decisive indicator of the reduction of abuse and torture is the early presence of a defense attorney. By actively working with local legal aid offices and lawyers, we can prevent human rights abuses from ever happening. Legal aid offices in developing countries often face resource problems that may prevent...


Support Legal Aid

20 resource booklets

International Bridges to Justice

Regular price $80.00

In countries where human rights are often violated, legal aid plays a crucial role: the most decisive indicator of the reduction of abuse and torture is the early presence of a defense attorney. By actively working with local legal aid offices and lawyers, we can prevent human rights abuses from ever happening. 20 IBJ-authored legal aid reference booklets will go to 20 legal aid offices,...


Support Lawyers

Legal defender toolkit

International Bridges to Justice

Regular price $15.00

In countries where human rights are often violated, legal aid plays a crucial role: the most decisive indicator of the reduction of abuse and torture is the early presence of a defense attorney. By actively working with local legal aid offices and lawyers, we can prevent human rights abuses from ever happening. Your donation will provide a IBJ-authored Legal Defender Toolkit that will be a...


Stop Toxic Dumping

One reporting trip

Fund for Global Human Rights

Regular price $45.00

Your gift will fund one trip by an activist to help document and report ongoing abusive practices against these communities. Because of the work of Fund grantee Green Advocates, these local communities are starting to organize, resist, and generate media attention. More attention and funds are needed to help these rural communities develop the knowledge, skills and confidence to protect and promote their civil rights...


Spread Awareness

One factory worker visit

Social Accountability International, Inc.

Regular price $50.00

With your help, SAI can help send a worker or manager in China to another factory to talk about how their factory has improved, and some of the benefits to workers and to productivity, by adopting international workplace standards like SA8000.


Sponsor A Lawyer

One day of training

International Bridges to Justice

Regular price $320.00

In countries where human rights are often violated, legal aid plays a crucial role: the most decisive indicator of the reduction of abuse and torture is the early presence of a defense attorney. By actively working with local legal aid offices and lawyers, we can prevent human rights abuses from ever happening. Training local defense lawyers is an important step to building fairer justice systems....


Speak Out

Media releases

CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation

Regular price $20.00

By supporting the production of our media releases, your gift will enable us to research a situation where civil society is under threat, check and compile this information and package it for the media and other interested groups. Encouraging the media to report on these events can be a case of saving life and liberty for the frontline campaigners involved. CIVICUS produces campaign alerts, media...


Show Them the Ropes

1 Activist Toolkit

Amnesty International USA

Regular price $5.00

Making a difference for human rights requires training and resources. That's why Amnesty has developed a special, in-depth toolkit to show new volunteers how to become effective activists and organizers. $5 will cover the cost of printing and shipping an activist toolkit to 1 volunteer and provide her with the tools she needs to begin promoting human rights on campuses and in communities nationwide.


Shelter A Victim

One month of housing

Asian Human Rights Commission

Regular price $70.00

Your gift will help cover the basic costs of housing a torture victim in Sri Lanka for one month. The recipient of your gift may be a young boy or his mother: someone forced from home by events beyond their control, someone now depending on the goodwill of others to get life back on track. And with a place to stay and people to help,...