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June 30, 2015
Organizations Assisting Afghan Refugees
Disclaimer: Organizations are listed for informational purposes only; their inclusion does not represent an endorsement by the USAID Alumni Association.
To access the websites, copy and paste the link into your browser.
Women for Afghan Women: https://womenforafghanwomen.org
Lutheran Immigration: It’s called Help our Afghan Allies: https://www.lirs.org/help-our-afghan-allies/.
American Red Cross and Red Crescent https://www.redcross.org/about-us/news-and-events/news/2021/afghanistan-how-the-red-cross-and-red-crescent-are-helping.html
Scholars at Risk Network: https://www.scholarsatrisk.org
CNN’s list of 12 NGOs. https://action.publicgood.com/campaign/7514376f-15b9-4336-9e1e-ad6a5f73cf47
Washington Area Agencies
Solutions in Hometown Connections shconnections.org
Adventist Community Services of Greater Washington http://www.acsgw.org
Area Agencies leading to outfit apartments are being stretched to their limits. Volunteers are needed. Here are 3 links to offer your time:
Virginia Rep Don Beyers sent an email to his constituents with this link to information regarding potential ways to help Afghans seeking refuge in our region: https://lssnca.org/take_action/afghan-allies.html.
Extensive list of ways to support Afghan refugees in the area: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yvw3A2r1vT5imT9V9TShQoeN6mOGP5PZ3bbbI_OrxWA/edit?ltclid=b44f73ca-a78e-430e-82a2-b96600483dc8
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