All children have the right to a quality education

More than 1 billion children all over the world get the opportunity to attend a school...more than 72 million don't.

The Numbers

Kids who don't start out with quality early education are...

20% more likely to not finish school

40% more likely to become a parent as a teen

60% more likely to never go to college

70% more likely to be arrested

Watch the video below to see what how Unicef is helping school children in Ghana

UNICEF-supported child-friendly schools bring education to rural Ghana

How you can Help

You can donate money or time to programs like Right to Education that work to bring education to children all over the world. The link below gives you more information on how you can make a donation. It will take you a minute to learn how to provide learning for children that will last a lifetime.

“If we want America to lead in the 21st century, nothing is more important than giving everyone the best education possible — from the day they start preschool to the day they start their career.” —President Barack Obama