They want more children around the world to have a shot at more “firsts” in their lives.
From first teeth to first days of school to first loves, children everywhere should be able to count on a shot at being able to celebrate the wonderful “firsts” American children may take for granted.
The ]]>Shot@Life]]> website explains why this issue, creating a healthier world, should be important to all Americans: “Expanding access to vaccines strengthens our ability to fight disease globally and keep our families healthy here at home, while improving economic stability around the world.”
ShotatLife.org. Web. 22 April 2012. “Learn”.
UNFoundation.org. Web. 22 April 2012. “Campaigns and Initiatives: Shot at Life”. http://www.unfoundation.org/what-we-do/campaigns-and-initiatives/shot-at-life
Reviewed April 23, 2012
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith