Penny Appeal USA Blog
Penny Appeal USA is dedicated to ending the cycle of poverty through our innovative and sustainable programming around the world.
Through Penny Appeal USA’s Orphan and Vulnerable Children Program, 11-year-old Fayrouz Bailey from South Africa, has found resilience and hope, with your support providing education, nutrition, and empowerment, demonstrating the transformative power of compassion and commitment in shaping a brighter future for disadvantaged children.
Hafeez Bibi and her family in Punjab, Pakistan have overcome water scarcity thanks to your support with the installation of a hand pump, symbolizing the transformative impact of collective compassion and empowerment.
Penny Appeal USA’s transformative project in the Gaza Strip addressed the regions socio-economic challenges and historical conflicts by providing crucial healthcare and education services for orphaned children, with a focus on those with disabilities, in the face of adversities.
Penny Appeal USA recognizes the impact of education as a catalyst for empowering orphaned children, breaking the cycle of poverty, boosting self-confidence and resilience, fostering decision-making and leadership skills, and is committed to ensuring their access to quality education through scholarships, learning centers, teacher training, and vocational programs, enabling them to unlock their full potential and create a brighter future.
The North Gaza governorate is one of the poorest areas in Palestine, with high rates of food insecurity and unemployment. Families often resort to negative coping strategies such as taking children out of school to work. The PAEEP partnered with Penny Appeal USA to help Issa Abu Amsha’s family in setting up income generating activities like livestock farming, providing them with training and resources. The additional income is expected to improve their situation and support Issa’s son’s education.