Design (R)Evolution: D-Rev will soon have a new name

D-Rev, one of The Life You Can Save’s recommended charities since 2017, is excited to announce that at the end of this year, they will have a new name: Equalize... Read more >

Protecting progress in a time of COVID

The Iodine Global Network (IGN) aims to reduce iodine deficiency and achieve optimal iodine intake so that every child can enter school with the full cognitive potential to thrive. IGN advocates for  national salt iodization programs, tracks progress on iodization, and provides program guidance at national, regional and global levels.  The process is simple:  Minute amounts of iodine are added to all salt we consume in our diets, whether in households or for use in the manufacture of processed ... Read more >

Village Enterprise Empowers Female Leaders

When Village Enterprise business mentor Christine Birungi gets together with her female-led business savings groups, she recites a rhyme with the members “savings, savings, who are you, savings, savings, what are you? I’m the only route to wealth accumulation.” It’s a rhyme she passes on from business group to business group, inspiring people, particularly women, to save more money. “I went the extra mile to help these business owners start daily income-generating activities, which would increas... Read more >

Charity Spotlight: Fistula Foundation

Fistula Foundation Forges Ahead in Zambia   “We are in it together, and we can get through it together!” Fistula Foundation Zambia is on a roll! In the last several weeks, our team has delivered truckloads of supplies to our network hospitals across the country. We’ve also provided life-changing fistula surgery to 40+ women—all in the throes of a global pandemic!  Thanks to supporters who gave to Fistula Foundation’s Covid-19 Emergency Response Fund, our teams on the ground have deliver... Read more >