The Darfur Wall

The Darfur Wall

The Darfur Wall is a non-profit web site that raises awareness of the Darfur conflict and supports Darfur-relief organizations. It displays a list of numbers from 1 to 400,000, each representing one person killed in Darfur. Visitors can change the color of a number from gray to white by donating one dollar or more.

One hundred percent of the proceeds from The Darfur Wall benefit four non-profit organizations:
* [ Doctors Without Borders]
* [ Save the Children]
* [ Sudan Aid Fund / Eric Reeves]
* [ Save Darfur Coalition]

The Darfur Wall received its first donation on November 15, 2006. In the next month the project raised more than $10,000 (U.S.). As of March 27, 2007, more than 10% of the wall has been lit, representing donations of over $40,000.


* [ "Dollar for Darfur helps light up a life and a Web site"] . "Seattle Times". June 15, 2007
* [ "Young people respond to Darfur crisis"] . "The Republican". January 30, 2007
* [ "Web creativity brings aid to Darfur"] . "Spokane Spokesman-Review". January 27, 2007
* [ "Hoping to Help Darfur, $1 at a Time"] . "Seattle Times". January 24, 2007
* [ "Seattle Man's Darfur Web Site Raises Awareness and Money"] . "Seattle Post-Intelligencer". January 20, 2007
* [ "Web Site Shines Light on 400,000 Tragedies"] (registration required). "Daily Hampshire Gazette". December 29, 2006

External links

* [ The Darfur Wall]
* [ The Darfur Foundation]

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