The following short presentation gives a good summary of our work before COVID changed all our worlds.
Our funding comes through direct donations, support from the principals, book sales, support through other organizations indirectly involved with our work.
An example of that would be Rotary International out of Geelong, Australia.
Primarily through the efforts of Barry Bell, Rotary International, Geelong, Australia, Rotary contributed major funding of our, Terry Graham’s, work in East Timor, Banda Ache (tsunami), relief work in Northern Afghanistan. They also supported dunny construction and the building of a school in Vietnam, continued work in the Cape York Peninsula with various Aboriginal groups, containers of goods, building materials, air transportation, hotel and meals. Over the years they have contributed in excess of A$2,340,000.00 to various outreach/rescue/educational projects.
Barry Bell, until his death, spent one month a year in the field working to better the lives on many suffering on the margins. He was recognized with the Order of Australia by Queen Elizabeth ll for his lifetime of work. A wonderful man-
In the USA the amounts collected do not reflect the contributions explained above.
In the USA support is mainly through the principal and small donations.
Let Kids Be Kids continues to support the organizations listed below through contributions, volunteered time, the writing of articles, video interviews and posts to the major Social Media outlets.
*Washington Talking Book and Braille Library
*Washington State Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
*Survival International (AUS)
* Save the Children
*Sandy Hook Promise
*YMCA Teen Global Leadership Initiative
*Interfaith Council on Homelessness
*The Malayan Tiger,
*Lifelong AIDS Alliance
*The Little Bit Program,
*Woodland Park Zoo,
*God’s Little Acre Homeless walk-in,
*American Wild Horse Rescue, and various individuals needing a voice…
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