Latest U.S. Fund Stories

2011-07-22 10:15:00

NEW YORK, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With famine now declared in two regions of Southern Somalia and malnutrition rates at emergency levels in arid and semi-arid regions across the Horn of Africa, nearly 720,000 children are at risk of death without urgent assistance.

2011-07-20 10:30:00

UNICEF appeals for donations to provide critical relief - $10 can feed a child for 10 days NEW YORK, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Nations declared today a famine in two regions of southern Somalia: southern Bakool and Lower Shabelle.

2011-04-18 09:44:00

On Mother's Day: Healthy Mom = Healthy Child NEW YORK, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With Mother's Day just around the corner there is still time to plan a special gift. The U.S.

2011-04-13 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Fund for UNICEF and American Airlines employee volunteers have just returned from a trip to see first-hand UNICEF relief and recovery efforts in Chile, one year after the earthquake that devastated the country.

2011-03-13 12:44:00

UNICEF Ambassador Selena Gomez, along with Adrian Grenier, Dwight Howard, Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Robin Williams help spotlight devastating impact of world water crisis on children NEW YORK, March 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrities from the worlds of music, film, television and sport have joined with the U.S.

2011-03-07 09:00:00

NEW YORK, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and the U.S.

2011-02-28 08:26:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In its effort to educate and engage the American public around the world water crisis, the U.S. Fund for UNICEF is launching its annual UNICEF Tap Project.

2011-02-11 11:00:00

Frida Giannini, Gucci Creative Director, presented by Jennifer Lopez and Carrie Auer, UNICEF Representative in Malawi to be Honored at Inaugural Event LOS ANGELES, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On February 11, 2011, the U.S.

2011-01-24 09:33:00

U.S. Children Ages 14 and Under Are Invited to Submit Original Artwork for 2011 Theme "Making Spirits Bright" from February 1 - March 12 NEW YORK, Jan.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.