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Charities Feel Squeezed this Holiday Season

Many Americans are struggling financially. One indication of just how bad things really are is the number of people who are still turning to charities for help. Those charities are also being squeezed by the financial downturn, especially in this holiday season.

Central Somalia Food May Run Out Next Month :(

Like the rest of eastern Africa, central Somalia is in the grips of a debilitating drought. As a result, more than half of the population is in need of emergency food aid and one in five children is acutely malnourished. Large segments of the population have been displaced due to drought and ongoing conflict. Aid […]