Lawrence O’Donnell and UNICEF teamed up to provide school desks to children in Malawi through the groundbreaking project, Kids In Need of Desks. Contribute to the K.I.N.D. program here or by calling 1-800-4-UNICEF.
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Rose Makata tells Lawrence her KIND Fund scholarship is a once in a lifetime opportunity.
Joyce Chisale, a KIND Fund scholarship student, shares her new poem with Lawrence. lastworddesks.msnbc.com
Tiffany Kapanda, a KIND Fund scholarship recipient, is now in her first year at Chancellor College in Malawi where she told Lawrence what it’s like to be a role model for other girls. Lastworddesks.msnbc.com
Kids in Need of Desks is a partnership that Lawrence O’Donnell started with MSNBC and UNICEF to build desks in factories in Malawi and deliver them to schools. In 8 years, viewer generosity has delivered desks to 830,000 kids in Malawi but there is still a long way to go even as the total raised passes $18 Million.
Joyce Chisale tells us why the K.I.N.D. Fund is important to her and what she enjoyed most in her week in the USA.
Maureen wants to be a doctor. Lawrence O'Donnell explains how you can help her reach that dream.
17-year-old Tamandani Khuphuki wants to be a nurse and says that without a KIND Fund scholarship, she’d probably be married with kids - just like her friends who dropped out of school because of the cost. Lawrence tells you how you can contribute to the KIND Fund.
Siyileni Makiyi, a fourteen-year-old high school student in Malawi, shares her message of gratitude with Lawrence and those who've given to The KIND Fund.