Racing Dream Team raises $18,000 for Ethiopian orphans, UNICEF says

Dream Team members who ran in the first sponsored 2005 Toyota Great Ethiopian Run to raise funds for orphans and vulnerable children pulled in more than $18,000 in Sunday’s “Run for Their Dreams” campaign, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said today.

UN children’s agency supports expanded tetanus immunization in Uganda

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has announced its support for an expanded campaign to immunize more than 850,000 girls and women of childbearing age in Uganda against the threat of tetanus, which poses grave risks to pregnant women and their babies.