Help Rescue Children From Cobalt Mines in the Congo

Children should be learning, not working dangerous jobs. Raise funds to help enroll child miners in school.

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You can help ensure that hundreds of children leave the dangerous, back-breaking work in the cobalt mines in the Katanga province of the Democratic Republic of Congo and get an education or skills training to prepare them for a better future. You and your friends can feel great about making a life-changing difference for these children and their families.

Watch the video below to learn more about what these children are facing in the mines, and then scroll down and click on "Start Fundraising" to get started. You will receive all the tools and support you need to share a page like this one (but personalized by you) with your friends on social media.

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