World Connect partners with communities to improve the quality of health services and infrastructure
World Connect focuses on environmental entrepreneurship and innovative approaches to sustainable development
World Connect prioritizes improving access to and quality of educational opportunities for young people
Celebrating 1,000 Projects in 15 Countries
World Connect improves the lives of women and children in the developing world by empowering local leaders to drive change in their communities, impacting health, education, economic opportunity and the environment. In the process, we inspire young Americans to think and act globally and philanthropically by engaging them in our partnerships and our projects.
A light has gone out in Haiti. In 2012, World Connect began working with the Center for the Arts in Siloe, a tent community in Port-au-Prince established after the 2010 earthquake and populated mostly by people who had lost their homes. Life in Siloe is grinding and difficult, and like many in Haiti its residents … More
What’s Happening Now
In 2013, malnutrition was the second leading cause of pediatric hospitalization and the leading cause of infant mortality in Guijá, Mozambique. In 2014, 13% of pregnant women tested positive for HIV. In partnership with the District Health Center of Guijá, World Connect is launching the Feed the Child and Mother with Health Project … More