Refugees: Relief Organizations

LHIOn the I Was a Stranger web site, the church provided a list of reliable relief groups to whom we can contribute. That list includes:

  • Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)
  • Catholic Relief Services (CRS)
  • International Committee of the Red Cross/Red Crescent (ICRC)
  • International Medical Corps (IMC)
  • International Rescue Committee (IRC)
  • United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

I was also made aware of a small organization called Lifting Hands International that needs donations.

This organization is run by a former BYU student who is on the isles of Lesbos and has personally helped countless refugees as they arrive in small, less-than-sea worthy boats.

Donations to this group can be made from their:

 

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