Who We Are

USAID

USAID CIDI is an education organization that is focused on effective public donations in support of disaster relief. Created by the U.S. Agency for International Development in 1988, USAID CIDI works with the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA), which leads and coordinates the U.S. government’s humanitarian assistance efforts overseas.

Tools for Effective Giving

  • Greatest Good Calculator

    sending bottled water overseas can be 1,000x more expensive than producing drinkable water locally

    MAKE YOUR GOOD
    AS GREAT AS POSSIBLE

  • Disaster Relief Toolkit

    download tools to effectively communicate the benefits of monetary donations

    HELP YOUR ORGANIZATION SPREAD THE WORD

  • 2015 PSAID Winners

    PSAid contestants submit compelling PSAs encouraging Americans to practice Smart Compassion when helping people affected by emergencies overseas

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