Stay up to date with ChildFund's work by connecting with
us through social media.
Facebook and Twitter are
a great way to stay in touch with friends and follow topics that are important
to you, but they're also an excellent means of raising awareness of important
humanitarian and philanthropic causes. ChildFund maintains an active presence on
and Twitter, and there are other
ways to interact with us online (including Pinterest and YouTube). In
turn, you can use the power of social media to effect real change in the lives
of children in need.
Tell Your Friends About Sponsorship
If you're already a child sponsor, you know that
your support and generosity are making a real difference in the life of a
vulnerable child. But do your friends know about child sponsorship? Social media
is an ideal way to share how your support is changing a child's life and
highlight the urgent need for child sponsors in many of the world's developing
Many of our sponsors find interacting with their sponsored child
through letters to be one of the most rewarding aspects of sponsorship through
ChildFund. What better way is there to spread the word about how your support is
making a difference than by sharing pictures and letters through social media?
If your family and friends have any questions, you can help them better
understand what it means to be a child sponsor and how your support is
transforming the life of a child and his or her family.
Raise Awareness of Important Causes
Many people follow blogs and other online news
sources to stay up to date with what's important to them, but in today's busy
world, it can be challenging to stay current with everything that's going on.
That's why social media is an excellent way to follow ChildFund's work and
spread the word about crucial projects, causes and needs.
and CEO, Anne Lynam Goddard, regularly writes about the places she has visited
and the work ChildFund is doing around the world in her Disrupting Poverty blog on
Tumblr, and ChildFund's Facebook page has many other sources of information
about our work, as well as letting our followers ask questions. Our Twitter feed
is another great way to learn more about our projects and other news about
global issues, particularly when it affects children.
With so many ways to interact with us, why not
connect with ChildFund through our social media presence and learn more about
ways you can help make a difference?