Chelsea Wieber’s fundraising campaigns
Chelsea Wieber's Fundraiser for Women's Empowerment in CAR
This campaign raised$0of $200
Mercy Corps is no longer accepting donation for Women's rights in Central African Republic
Chelsea Wieber's Haiti Earthquake Response Fundraiser
This campaign has raised$4250of $4500
Mercy Corps is no longer accepting donation for Haiti Earthquake Recovery
Global Envision's Fundraising Challenge
This campaign has raised$265of $575
Chelsea Wieber’s stories
India: One in ninety-eight
Ninety-eight. That's the number of kids in Rajan Tiru's class. He's in class nine — the equivalent of ninth grade in the U.S. Next year he'll be in class 10 and will need to pass a big exam so he can continue his studies.
Video: Terra Naomi sings to support Mercy Corps' climate change programs
Terra Naomi was interviewed by CNN-IBN about her climate change concert in Kashmir. Watch the video to see a clip of Terra singing "Say it's Possible" in the snow!
Poor countries see little relief from food crisis
Thirty countries still need outside food aid, according to the latest report from the UN's food agency:
Prioritizing the fight against hunger
This morning the G-8 announced an $20-billion pledge to boost food security in developing countries.
One billion are hungry
Last week the UN announced that the number of people suffering from hunger now totals one billion worldwide.
Myanmar: Burmese farmers caught in poverty trap
Farming communities in Myanmar's Irrawaddy Delta have always followed a cycle of debt. Each year, wealthy land owners would lend farmers money, tools and cattle needed to till the soil. After the harvest, the debt is repayed and the cycle continues.