Good Intentions Blog
Get the scoop on international disaster donations and advice on what you can do to help save lives.
As the world watches #Lebanon reel from devastating explosions in #Beirut , many want to #volunteer to help survivors. But before you make travel plans ✈️, consider whether your good intentions will help- or hinder- international response efforts. https://www.cidi.org/how-to-help/volunteering/
NEWS: 🇺🇸 is providing >$15 million in humanitarian aid in response to #Lebanon_Explosion to support:
🔹 food assistance for 50K ppl
🔹 ⚕️ supplies and 💊 for 60K ppl
🔹 emergency medical assistance
@USAIDSavesLives has updates
HELP FOR #LEBANON: A catastrophic explosion caused widespread damage to Lebanon’s capital city #Beirut. @USAToday has info on what @USAIDSavesLives is doing + 7 organizations responding to the emergency that you can support: https://bit.ly/3icFJ6S
NEWS: @USAID is responding to catastrophic explosions in #Lebanon by providing health & humanitarian support for Lebanon’s emergency response. Our disaster experts are in close coordination w/ @USEmbassyBeirut, Lebanese authorities & partners on the ground. Stay tuned for updates
HELP AFTER A HURRICANE: Did you know relief orgs can provide safe 💧 to 32K people for one day for the SAME COST of shipping one 6-pack of bottled water to a disaster site?
Our website shares how you can best help after a hurricane: http://bit.ly/2pYkJIL #cashisbest