Why are there no UNICEF boxes?
After consulting with teachers and parents about its Halloween program, the United Nations Children’s Fund said the time has come to put the cardboard boxes to rest. The annual loose change collection isn’t worth the money that’s amassed, said Evelyne Guindon, executive director for UNICEF Quebec.
What is a UNICEF box?
The School-in-a-Box kit has become part of the UNICEF standard response in emergencies, used in many back-to-school operations around the world. The kit contains supplies and materials for a teacher and up to 40 students.
How long is Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF?
The virtual Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF program will last until November 15, 2020. Children may choose to do one activity each day until then to raise money and celebrate Halloween at the time.
Does UNICEF exist?
Today UNICEF works in more than 190 countries and territories to save and improve children’s lives.
What is UNICEF Wikipedia?
From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The United Nations Children’s Fund or UNICEF is an international organization. The United Nations established UNICEF on 11 December 1946. At that time, its name was United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund. Thus, UNICEF became its short name.