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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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From Dr. Aronson's Blog: Baby Without a Name

An Unnamed Baby: Secrets and Judgments About Adoption

As an adoption medicine specialist I have reviewed thousands of pre-adoption referrals both internationally and domestically. This past holiday, I experienced one of the most excruciating cases in my adoption medicine career. It involved the birth of a baby who was drug addicted and remained in the hospital for weeks without a loving parent and he was not given a name. Read more.

From Dr. Aronson's Blog: Trauma and Resiliency

Tonight I stand before you with several goals. I want you to leave this beautiful place, Cipriani, on Monday night, November 17, 2014, armed with a lot of facts about the state of the world of children and what you can do to make a difference. I also want you to know me, and why I continue to have passion and personal resolve to advocate and protect at-risk children whether in the US or abroad. Finally, I want you to know that WWO does a great job. There are no borders when it comes to the care and safety of children on the Earth. 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.