The Overseas Development Institute predicts that by 2030, African children will account for more than 40 percent of the world’s poorest people – unless current economic trends on the continent can be put in check through an increase in educational opportunities. Click here for the story.
How Cross International is making an impact
In our efforts to alleviate and reduce poverty in Africa and other regions of the world, we often support ministries that have a focus on giving the children of the poor a Christian education. Without the aid of our ministry partners, many school children would have to drop out and be deprived of the ability to read and write. But thanks to Cross-supported programs, they can gain the academic tools that are a prerequisite