The 2014 P4A winners have been announced. All of these charities will receive a portion of the money that was raised. I’m very happy that so many literacy-related charities won this year. Here’s a list of all the winners:
Partners in Health – A global organization that works to improve the health of poor and marginalized people.
Save the Children – Works to improve the health and safety of children all over the world.
Not Forgotten – Partners with local ministries to help abandoned children in Peru.
The Harry Potter Alliance – Harry Potter fans who find creative solutions to protect the environment and stop poverty and genocide.
The Office of Letters and Light / NaNoWriMo – Organizes events that get children and adults excited about writing.
The Thirst Project – Builds wells and provides safe drinking water for people all over the world.
This Star Won’t Go Out – Gives financial assistance to the families of children with cancer.
Doctors Without Borders – Provides medical aid to people in nearly 70 countries.
Days for Girls International – Helps women and girls gain access to quality feminine hygiene products.
She’s the First (American) – Sponsors girls’ education with the goal of creating first-generation graduates and future global leaders.
Pencils for Kids – Provides educational programs, classroom supplies, schools, and libraries for communities in need.
Ultimate Peace – Uses sports and games to build bridges of friendship, trust, and leadership between young people who live in communities divided by conflict.
We Need Diverse Books – Promotes diversification efforts in children’s literature and works to increase visibility of diverse books and authors.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – Dedicated to preventing suicide.
The Book Truck – Provides free books to teens in dropout recovery high schools and foster care facilities in Los Angeles.
To Write Love On Her Arms – Assists people who are struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide.
Donate Life – Works to increase awareness of organ, eye, and tissue donation.
Garczyńska’s Foundation – Helps poor children in Poland.
Books for Africa – Distributes books to students in Africa.
Stella’s Circle – Offers employment, counseling, and education programs to help people find and maintain employment.
Water.org – Provides safe drinking water and sanitation systems for people all over the world.
The Sound of Hope – Helps children break the cycle of poverty.
Thank you to everyone who participated in P4A 2014.