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  • You're invited to our 2015 Montreal Gala

    Our second annual Worldwide Orphans Canada gala evening in Montreal will be held on May 27, 2015 at the beautiful Montreal Science Centre. For ticket or sponsorship 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.  

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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.

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Bid to win a Clublink golf membership!

We're auctioning off a Gold or Platinum level Clublink membership to the highest bidder. For more information, or to make your auction bid, please email us at info@wwocanada.com before midnight on March 24, 2015.

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From Dr. Aronson's Blog: Mothers, Precious and Misunderstood - The Many Mothers I Have Met

I am reminded of mothers as their day to be honored approaches. Yes, I think about my mother, who is 93. She is quite elderly and in need of protection in all her frailty in a nursing home, just 3 minutes from my home. I recollect our long relationship and understand its limitations. My role now is to make her safe and comfortable, and to forgive her. Read more.

From Dr. Aronson's Blog: Telling Your Story Can Change Your Life - Rise, A Powerfully Good Organization

Last night, I attended a cocktail party at The Ship for an organization called Rise. Who knew what this was? Not me. But I do now, and I'm sure that it was no coincidence that I ended up at the party. In fact, it changed my life. 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.