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Help us earn a first place!

Dear Friends;

GlobalGiving’s  open challenge is ending this week and your support has helped us earn a permanent spot!  We are sincerely grateful to all of you; none of this would be possible without your unconditional commitment. Read the rest of this entry »

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“Universal Declaration of Human Rights”

International Human Rights Day, December 10

Human rights are “commonly understood as inalienable fundamental rights to which a person is inherently entitled simply because she or he is a human being.” Human rights are thus conceived as universal (applicable everywhere) and egalitarian (the same for everyone). These rights may exist as natural rights or as legal rights, in local, regional, national, and international law. The doctrine of human rights in international practice, within international law, global and regional institutions, in the policies of states and in the activities of non-governmental organizations, has been a cornerstone of public policy around the world. The idea of human rights states, “if the public discourse of peacetime global society can be said to have a common moral language, it is that of human rights.” Despite this, the strong claims made by the doctrine of human rights continue to provoke considerable skepticism and debates about the content, nature and justifications of human rights to this day. Indeed, the question of what is meant by a “right” is itself controversial and the subject of continued philosophical debate. Read the rest of this entry »

 

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Thank You!

Dear Friends;

GlobalGiving’s open challenge is winding down, but the challenge is more exciting than ever! We’re on our way succeeding this exciting effort! Read the rest of this entry »

 

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“Get Involved, Be the Difference”

Everyone has their own reasons for giving back. For me, it’s simply about making the world a more fair, equitable and little better place than what I found. I know I have been blessed to grow up where I did, when I did. I believe everyone deserves the chance to live a healthy, productive life. Those are the values I learned from my family, and they’re why I started UDiON Foundation. Read the rest of this entry »

 

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Thank You!

Our heartfelt THANKS to our generous contributors. Your commitment to helping impoverished and destitute people in our community weather the crises in their lives are appreciated by those who help them and, most importantly, by those who benefit. With your ongoing support and unconditional dedication UDION Foundation  will certainly succeed and exceed the Open Challenge goal. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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