Breaking the
cycle of poverty

All the suffering in the world can leave you questioning your ability to make a difference. Together with A Better World Canada, you can make an impact by providing those in need with an education, health care and clean water to break the cycle of poverty.

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These projects need your support and can start helping those experiencing poverty once funded.

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New Toilets for Koige Primary

New Toilets for Koige Primary

Parents, teachers, and community members are very excited about the six new toilets planned for Koige Primary School. A total of 184 parents attended the groundbreaking ceremony and dug the first 5 feet for the project to begin. Their investment and involvement shows how grateful they are to have toilets at school for their children.

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Remembering Dan Jackson

Remembering Dan Jackson

During his chairmanship of A Better World, he helped it grow and travelled to many countries to work with A Better World, especially in crises. He was in Kenya during the post-election violence, Louisiana during Katrina and Sri Lanka after the Tsunami. He was a voice of reason, compassion and generosity. He will be remembered for his love for children and belief in providing young people with a bright future.

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Manyatta Community Participation

Manyatta Community Participation

Community and parent involvement is an essential aspect of A Better World projects. When the community invests with ABW, they take ownership of the projects and help ensure project sustainability. It also helps to develop close relationships in the community. ABW is pleased to see the community get involved with the Manyatta Secondary School project in Kenya as they help paint, remove materials, and clean around the work site.

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Breaking the Cycle, Together

A Better World works with communities to provide long-term solutions to end poverty. Our organization has worked in over fifteen countries with the support of over 3,000 individual and 400 corporate donors to provide quality education, essential healthcare, and clean water. In addition, hundreds of volunteers have travelled to project sites, and over a million people have received help. Together, we are breaking the cycle of poverty and creating a better world.

Thank you for everything you do.

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Witness the Change Your Support Makes

Water Success Story: Kenya

Rehab Success Story: Kenya