Students Rebuild : $500K Matching Grant to Rebuild Schools in Haiti

Posted by on Feb 1, 2010

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In response to the devastating earthquake in Haiti, Architecture for Humanity, the Bezos Family Foundation and Global Nomads Group have partnered to create “www.studentsrebuild.org,” a $500,000 matching challenge grant and call to action for middle and high school students and educators around the globe to help rebuild better, safer schools in Haiti.

Students: Create teams that raise funds and partner in the sustained reconstruction effort. Through interactive video, conversations with building professionals and live connections to Haitian students, you’ll learn first-hand how people can rebuild communities and lives.

Visit www.studentsrebuild.org to learn more and sign up your team.

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Students Rebuild

Students Rebuild mobilizes young people worldwide to connect, learn and take action on critical global issues by activating our greatest creative resource - students - to catalyze powerful change. Working with middle and high school student teams, Students Rebuild identifies the need, creates the challenge, forges partnerships and provides the tools and support to ensure collective efforts are sustainable.

Students Rebuild has organized initiatives to support school construction in Haiti, youth resource building in Japan and now humanitarian crisis mitigation in the DR Congo and Somalia.

For more information, visit StudentsRebuild.org.