Why Support the “Changing
Children’s Worlds Foundation”?
The Changing Children’s Worlds Foundation (CCW Foundation) is a unique organization, founded by former Executive Director of the International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN), Kimberly Svevo and Derek Peterson, International Youth Advocate and Leader of the Integrated Youth Development Initiative (IYD).
CCWF VISION: For every child and adolescent to have a strong network of caregivers and adults engaged in supporting their positive development in peaceful families and communities.
CCWF PURPOSE: Grounded in rigorous research and best practice, CCWF offers meaningful, measurable and sustainable strategies and programs for those who care about children and youth, and for young people themselves. CCWF provides youth, adult caregivers and community and professional leaders the information, connections and tools they need to succeed.
CCWF PILLARS for PROGRESS:
* Education, Training, Capacity Development for Parents, Caregivers, Youth & Community Members.
* Development: Protective worlds around children and youth.
* Charitable Giving: Leveraging scarce resources to effect sustainable positive change in children’s lives.
* Optimum environments where families can flourish with the support of and in the shelter of one another, to raise their children as citizens who contribute to peace-building.