Creating a childhood and opportunity for orphans in rural Uganda
The UN Millennium Development Goals
The 8Millennium Development Goals(MDGs) were agreed to by all the world’s countries and leading development institutions, an unprecedented effort to meet the needs of the world’s poorest, all by the target date of 2015.
Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
Achieve universal primary education
Promote gender equality and empower women
Reduce child mortality
Improve maternal health
Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
Ensure environmental sustainability
Develop a global partnership for development
The Blue House Connection St. Matthew's Episcopal Church in St. Paul MN is helping the Blue House meet some of the Millennium Development Goals, supported by the Episcopal Diocese of Minnesota.
Major non-profits and religions have also made commitments to the Millennium Development Goals, as described below. But YOU can make a big impact for one small organization with a direct donation to Hope Multipurpose, Inc.
ONE: The Campaign to Make Poverty History, over 100 of America's most well-known and respected non-profit, advocacy and humanitarian organizations committed to the MDGs.
The Union for Reform Judaism: The resolution Ending Global Poverty parallels Judaism’s own commitment to tikkun olam.
The CatholicCampaignAgainst Global Poverty of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops and Catholic Relief Services
Does your organization or faith community want to support the Millennium Development Goals? Consider supporting the Blue House to make a significant impact in the lives of its children. For more information, contact HMI. We can make a presentation on the Blue House at your house of worship.