Plan is an international, humanitarian and child focused development organization without religious, political or governmental affiliation. Child sponsorship is the basic foundation of the organisation. Plan's vision is of a world in which all children realise their full potential in societies which respect people's rights and dignity.
Founded over 70 years ago, Plan is one of the oldest and largest children's development organisations in the world. It works in 48 developing countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas to promote child rights and lift millions of children out of poverty.
Plan works with more than 3,500,000 families and their communities each year. Plan is independent, with no religious, political or governmental affiliations.