Give Kids a Shot

The Every Child Council pays tribute to a diverse and dynamic group of influential individuals from public and private life.

The common thread: each one has set an example by making or securing significant commitments to the GAVI Alliance.

Honorary founding members:

  • Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
  • Her Royal Highness La Infanta Cristina of Spain
  • Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and President, Realizing Rights

Founding members:

  • Jon Corzine, Governor of the State of New Jersey
  • Mel Karmazin, CEO, SIRIUS Satellite Radio
  • George W. Wellde, Jr., Vice Chairman of Securities Division (Retired), Goldman Sachs & Co.
  • Paul O’Connell, President, FDO Partners and Eileen O’Connell, physician
  • Isidro Fainé, Chief Executive Officer, La Caixa Foundation

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The GAVI Campaign 501(c)(3) is a US public charity whose charitable mission includes supporting immunization programs in developing countries. Contributions to the GAVI Campaign are managed by its Board and disbursed at the Board’s discretion, to further the mission, including programs in support of the GAVI Alliance.