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World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is about taking action to tackle the water crisis in the world.   One of the sustainable development goals of the UN for 2030 is to ensure everyone has access to safe water. Unfortunately, 1.8 billion people use a source of drinking water contaminated with faeces today, putting them at risk of contracting cholera, dysentery, typhoid and polio.   To help alleviate this problem, Embrace Relief has

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Embrace the Newcomers Event in Ohio

Join us on Wednesday, March 22th at our special Embrace The Newcomers Event in Ohio. Embrace Relief has prepared this event to raise money to help Turkish families fleeing the political conflict back at home for a better life in the US in pursuing peace and justice. In this event, you will have the opportunity to meet these victims and hear their stories from first hand. These victims were framed for crimes they did not commit. They were unjustly

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General Donation for Austin, TX

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Holding Hands Annual Gathering

Join us on Saturday, March 25th at our special Holding Hands Annual Gathering! Embrace Relief has collaborated with Huddled Masses to raise money to help Turkish families fleeing the political conflict back at home for a better life in the US in pursuing peace and justice. We are honored to have Dirk Ficca join us as the keynote speaker of the night! He previously worked at the Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions as an Executive Director.

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School Renovation in Guatemala

  Chapter Project: School Renovation in Guatemala   Yasin and Mayra Gulsen reside on Long Island, New York. Mayra owns and operates a cleaning service business, while Yasin is a heavy machine operator for Cardo Site Development. Mayra is a Guatemalan American and Yasin is a US National. Since moving to the United States, Mayra has been very interested in helping the school system in Guatemala. The Guatemalan school system is in dire need

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Embrace Relief on PayPal Giving Fund

  PayPal has recently introduced a new way of giving to charities: PayPal Giving Fund.   In PayPal Giving Fund, all fees are on PayPal. Unlike traditional payment methods, PayPal Giving Fund charges no fees to charities or donors for its services, so you know that %100 of your donation goes directly to your charity! With Embrace Relief on PayPal Giving Fund now, you can easily give to your favorite causes with no deductions for services.

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  End of the year is also known as the season of giving in which people make most of their donations. Approximately 10% of all the yearly donations in America take place within the last three days of the year. Now is the perfect time for you to make your tax-deductible contribution to your favorite charity before 2016 is over.         We wish all our volunteers a happy and healthy new year!     [give_form id="12365"]

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Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge Fires

Hundreds of homes and more than 50 businesses were destroyed in the wildfires that ripped through the Smoky Mountains early this month. 14 people lost their lives. The city of Gatlinburg was one of the worst hit areas. Many people lost their jobs after many businesses were destroyed in the fires. You can help heal the wounds of this disaster with your contribution:  [give_form id="12162"]

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Blanket & Coat Drive ’16

Since the beginning of the Syrian civil war in 2011 which has left an estimated 400,000 people dead, Syrians have been trying to escape the tumult at home and trying to find a safe haven in a different land, especially in the neighboring countries (Turkey, Iraq, Jordan and Lebanon).  One of the biggest challenges these people face is the harsh winter conditions which make an already dire situation even worse. Having seen the troubles they're facing

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Blanket & Coat Drive ’16 Drop-off Locations

- CURRENT DROP-OFF LOCATIONS -   Please contact the drop-off site through the indicated phone number to make arrangements before taking your collections!     CONNECTICUT   Hartford TCC Hartford 380 Franklin Ave Hartford, CT 06114 Contact Number: 203 215-5829     NEW HAMPSHIRE   Manchester TCC New Hampshire 540 Chestnut Street 3rd Floor Manchester, NH 03101 Contact Number: 315 450-3849     NEW JERSEY  

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