Giving Tuesday 2017
Make 2x the impact!
Today only: your gift will be matched 1:1!
This #GivingTuesday, help a child like Juan José stand tall.
Juan José, 6, from Colombia was just two months old when doctors amputated his right leg. After physical therapy and receiving an artificial leg, he stands tall, and smiles with pride as he races around on his bike!
$40 can provide psychosocial support to survivors of conflict
$75 can provide one year of physical therapy
$100 can provide a person with a disability with a new wheelchair
$250 can teach a community to stay safe from landmines and other weapons
Handicap International's most prestigious awards include:
2011 Conrad N. Hilton
For our assistance to people with disabilities in situations of poverty, exclusion, conflict and disaster.
1997 Nobel Peace Prize
For campaign success with our partners at the International Campaign to Ban Landmines in creating the 1997 Ottawa Mine Ban Treaty, which bans the deployment, stockpiling, production and sale of anti-personnel mines, and ensures their destruction.
1996 United Nations
Nansen Refugee Award
For our service to refugees as well as our contributions to the elimination of landmines.