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Cao Hai Nature Reserve, Guizhou Province

“Investing in girls’ education delivers well-known returns. When girls’ are educated, they are more likely to earn higher wages and obtain better jobs, to have fewer and healthier children and to enjoy safer childbirth.”

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, July 11, 2009

The 2008/2009 Annual Report for the One Helps One Program is now available. The One Helps One Program promotes education for young women in rural China by pairing students in need with a sponsor, who through an annual donation of just $20.00 helps cover the student’s school expenses. In 2008/2009 32 students were sponsored through the program, which is coordinated by the International Crane Foundation and Cao Hai National Nature Reserve in southwest China. Click here to learn more about the program and download the full report.


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