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Ukraine crisis: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

More than eight weeks into the conflict in Ukraine, over 5 million children and adults have fled to neighboring countries in a crisis that continues to intensify, with casualties and displacement growing. In addition to millions of refugees, 7.1 million people are believed to

Disaster Relief

Relief supplies support family in need

Single mom Chabeli Gonzalez returned from her errand to find a message waiting on her answering machine. It came from the local school district inviting her to a distribution of food, cleaning supplies, and school supplies at a nearby church, New Dimension Christian Center

Disaster Relief

The Shower of Hope

Hollywood is synonymous with glamour — a glitzy town where an aspiring actor’s dreams can come true. But you’ll find more than pink terrazzo stars on the city’s Walk of Fame. It’s also home to some of the 60,000 Los Angelenos who live on

8 of the worst disasters in 2020

Disasters in all forms — natural, man-made, and complex emergencies and refugee crises — delivered an unprecedently turbulent blow to the world in 2020. “2020 was a challenging one for all of us, individually and corporately,” says Erica Van Deren, a senior program manager