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  • Amy Poehler on motherhood, her new book, and Worldwide Orphans

    In an exerpt from her new book recently featured in the Globe and Mail, Amy talks about motherhood, Worldwide Orphans Foundation, and her recent trip to Haiti with Dr. Jane Aronson. Check it out.  

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  • Big Thanks to our Tournament Sponsors!

    It was another wonderful day out for our 5th Annual WWO Canada Charity Golf Tournament yesterday!

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  • Watch Amy Poehler Speak on WWO and the Power of Women

    Amy Poehler gives a heartfelt and inspiring speech on her work with children and Worldwide Orphans at Variety's fifth annual "Power of Women" luncheon.

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10th Anniversary Worldwide Orphans Gala in NYC

Join us for our 10th Annual Gala in New York on Monday, November 17, 2014. Walk the blue carpet and join us at Cipriani, 55 Wall Street, NYC for a gala event hosted by Katie Couric, and honouring Terri Becks, Mara Cohen, Mary Knobler and Ali Wing. Special guests Mariska Hargitay, Peter Hermann, Mary-Louise Parker and Rosie O'Donnell. To reserve your table, inquire about event sponsorships, or buy tickets, contact Liliana Barreiro at lili@wwo.org.

55 Wall Street, New York City See on map
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Inaugural Worldwide Orphans Canada Montreal Gala

Worldwide Orphans Canada will be holding its inaugural Montreal fundraising gala evening this November 26, 2013. Please join us for a gastronomic experience with renowned Quebec stars and special performances at the beautiful Perspective 235 room at the Montreal Science Centre. For sponsorship or ticket information, please contact us at info@wwocanada.com.

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Amy Poehler on motherhood, her new book, and Worldwide Orphans

In an exerpt from her new book recently featured in the Globe and Mail, Amy talks about motherhood, Worldwide Orphans Foundation, and her recent trip to Haiti with Dr. Jane Aronson. Check it out.  

From Dr. Aronson's Blog: A Space Filled With Love and Hope in Haiti

I have observed the Toy Library on many occasions during my trips to Haiti as CEO of Worldwide Orphans. The children walk in holding hands with the volunteers in Kenscoff. They are from the local community, including a tent village where no one has a job and families are very large and extremely poor. They are clean and dressed nicely. How this happens, I don't know. The children are sad and some are expressionless, but then, as they enter the brightly colored cement space constructed at the top of the stairs in an elementary school complex, they come alive. They sit up against their teacher on the floor. The ratio appears to be almost one to one. Read more.

The Birth of Altruism in Haiti

Filmmaker, Christian Schneider traveled with WWO founder and CEO, Dr. Jane Aronson, to Kenscoff, Haiti in September to create the annual gala video. Dr. Jane spoke with WWO staff at the orphanages to learn about their experiences working with orphans and their transformed outlooks on life.