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US Association for UNHCR

US Association for UNHCR
CROWDRISE : May 23, 2010
Tax ID: 52-1662800
BASED: Washington, DC, United States


Save Refugee Lives Today

Over 50 million men, women and children have fled their homes because of war and violence. You can help change their lives.

The United States Association for UNHCR (USA for UNHCR) supports the UN Refugee Agency's humanitarian work to protect and assist refugees around the world. We strive to meet the needs of the world's most vulnerable people, building support and awareness in the United States for UNHCR's life-saving relief programs.

Established by concerned American citizens, USA for UNHCR is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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The UN Regugee Agency -- a two-time Nobel Peace Prize winner -- is the world's foremost organization responsible for providing protection, shelter, emergency food, water, medical care and other life-saving assistance to more than 35.8 million people worldwide who have been forced to flee their homes due to violence, conflict and persecution.

Since its formation by the United Nations General Assembly on December 14, 1950, UNHCR has helped an estimated 50 million refugees restart their lives. Today, with a staff of more than 7,600 people, the agency is the lead humanitarian organization on the scene in 125 countries around the world.

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USA for UNHCR helps to save, protect and rebuild the lives of millions of men, women and children forced to flee their homes due to violence, conflict and persecution by providing lifesaving essentials including shelter, food, safety and protection as well as help with long-term solutions such as education and job training.

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Help us assist the millions of innocent families that have fled their homes due to conflict and war. Together, we can give them hope for a brighter future.

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