The world we live in is full of tragedies. From Texas in the United States, to Bangladesh. We ask ourselves, why are these disasters happening? Why are people suffering? How can we help?
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Here are a few organizations that Volunteers can sign up for trips to the affected areas: Samaritan’s Purse, SBP, GivePulse, Coastal Bend Disaster Recovery Group, Team Rubicon and Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster.
- Apply to help victims by working for FEMA.
- If you are a health or mental health specialist you can sign up with the Red Cross.
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Donate to charities
Unicef is a child focused charity with a global presence.
It maintains a Children’s Emergency Fund, which provides help for vulnerable youngsters caught up in disasters.
If you prefer to donate your time, you can find out how to become a volunteer with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, one of the world’s oldest humanitarian organizations, here.
Please reach out to the victims. They need your help.