Generosity Can Change the World

We began One Day's Wages with this "cashier's check" for $68,000 - the equivalent of our one year's salary.

One Day's Wages began with a simple vision that while we may not be famous, billionaires, or rock stars, we could still make a difference.

In 2009, my wife and I - after couple years of saving, simplifying, and selling off some Read more »

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Thank You for an Amazing Year

Thank you so much.

2010 - our first full year - was an incredible year. Because of your generosity and support, we've awarded five grants and fully funded three partner projects. Amazingly, you've helped raise over $100,000 for the Haiti Relief Fund and over $30,000 for the Pakistan Relief Fund. In total, we've raised over $530,000 since our launch only 15 Read more »

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Grant #1 Update | Education is Critical

Did you know that according to some recent reports released by the United Nations, approximately 72 million children of primary school age are not in school? Girls and children from poorer or rural families are least likely to attend school. For example, 57% of the 72 million are girls (41 million). 

It was only a year ago when One Day’s Wages granted the Burmese Migrant Workers Education Committee (BMWEC) Read more »

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Project #10 Funded | Common Ground [Kenya]

One Day's Wages is proud to announce our 5th grant to Common Ground Project (CGP) - a non-government community based organization (CBO) based in Kitale, Kenya.

The grant - made possible by donations given directly to ODW - is for the amount of $1,629 (US Dollars). This grant will empower CGP and their community to help build a water tank in a primary school that will store over Read more »

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ODW's Holiday Campaign

The holidays are here.

It’s a wonderful time of year, a time of celebration, a time of reflection and a time of creating memories with the ones you love.

It’s also a time of year when we are directly and indirectly reminded of those that are struggling. Many wonderful organizations will be asking for extra donations this holiday season. We say give to them as you can, Read more »

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