RESOURCE LIST

Current Events Resources

Seattle Rep has put together a Current Events Resources list to provide tools, educational materials, and donation information for our community. We will continue to update this list with information and resources on current events around the world.

Updated 8/24/21
*New Resources Added

We welcome and encourage suggestions for this list. Please contact us to submit additional resources.

 

Table of Contents

AFGHANISTAN

HAITI

 

Afghanistan

Donate & Get Involved

Local

Afghan Health Initiative 
https://afghanhealth.org/

World Relief Seattle
https://worldrelief.org/respond/#afghan

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service: Volunteer to drive refugees from the airport
https://www.tfaforms.com/4922177

SCM Medical Missions: Donate household items or money for resettlement
https://www.scmmedicalmissions.org/resettlement/

National 

*Vital Voices
https://www.vitalvoices.org/

*New American Pathways
https://newamericanpathways.org/

*Keeping our Promise
https://www.keepingourpromise.org/

*International Refugee Assistance Project
https://refugeerights.org/

Islamic Relief USA
https://secure.irusa.org/donate/give-gift

Save the Children
https://www.savethechildren.org/

Afghanaid
https://www.afghanaid.org.uk/donate/help-families-in-afghanistan/39/credit-card

Care.org
https://www.care.org/

Doctors without Borders
https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services
https://www.lirs.org/help-our-afghan-allies/

Women for Afghanistan Women
https://womenforafghanwomen.org/ 

The UN Refugee Agency
https://give.unrefugees.org/210815emer_afgmain_c_4982/

Women for Women International
https://support.womenforwomen.org/donate/afghanistan-emergency-2x-match

International Rescue Committee
https://help.rescue.org/donate/afghanistan?fbclid=IwAR2VIqb40mf63HfLGm0gmnI2Mdl4lU-slfLCrH8Hs-4QCRkxHfWm2f5dmKw

Ehtesab
https://ehtesab.af/

International Media Support
https://www.mediasupport.org/donate/

Miles 4 Migrants
https://miles4migrants.org/

Muslim Aid USA
https://www.mausa.org/afghanistan-idp-emergency/

Afghan-American Women's Association
https://a-awa.org/

EMERGENCY NGO
https://emergencyusa.networkforgood.com/projects/23856-campaign-2018

Read to Lead Afghanistan
https://www.readtoleadafg.org/

Komak Rassan
https://komakrassan.org/

World Orphan Foundation
https://worldorphanfoundation.kindful.com/humanitariancrisesinafghanistan/humanitarian-crises-in-afghanistan

Afghan Literacy Foundation
https://afghanliteracy.org/

Helping Hand
https://new.hhrd.org/

Ascend Athletics
https://www.ascendathletics.org/

Emergency Funds

*Kindle Project Afghanistan Fund
https://kindleproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/Kindle-Project-Afghanistan-Fund-1.pdf

International Rescue Committee in Seattle: Welcome to Seattle Fund
https://www.facebook.com/donate/1499796960360335/

Emergency Funds for Afghan Artists
https://www.gofundme.com/f/emergency-funds-for-afghan-artists

Relief for Internationally Displaced Afghans
https://www.gofundme.com/f/idprelief

Emergency Funds for Displaced Families in Afghanistan
https://www.facebook.com/donate/212079507424111/

Urgent Support for Internally Displaced People
https://www.gofundme.com/f/urgent-support-to-internally-displaced-people

Women Globally Working to Protect Afghan Women
https://www.gofundme.com/f/protect-women-leaders-in-afghanistan

Emergency Aid for the Victims of the Taliban Attacks
https://www.gofundme.com/f/emergency-aid-for-victims-of-the-taliban-attacks

Urgent Crisis Relief for Afghanistan 2021
https://www.gofundme.com/f/afghanistanrelief2021

Urgent HELP for Displaced Families in Afghanistan
https://www.gofundme.com/f/gofundmeAfghanrelieffun

Make Your Voice Heard

Call or Email 

International Rescue Committee: Email the White House today!
https://act.rescue.org/yRqHe9p
Call Your Elected Officials
https://www.usa.gov/elected-officials/

A Guide to Contacting Your Representatives
https://www.instagram.com/p/COssVCUnl_R/?igshid=1q6gi0y2hvute

CAIR Washington: Sign a Letter to President Biden
https://cairwa.salsalabs.org/AfghanistanActionAlert/index.html

Learn & Take Action

Resources & Tools

Afghan Culture Unveiled: "Stop the Taliban from erasing Afghan women and girls!" 
https://www.afghancultureunveiled.com/humaira-ghilzai/2021/8/15/stop-the-taliban-from-erasing-afghan-women-and-girls 

Afghanistan Matters
https://afghanistanmatters.carrd.co/

Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security: How to Save the Lives of Afghan Women
https://giwps.georgetown.edu/how-to-save-the-lives-of-afghan-women/

AFG Diaspora Hub: Afghanistan Crisis: How You Can Help
https://www.afgdiasporahub.com/

TCG: Global Solidarity Resource List
https://circle.tcg.org/browse/global-solidarity?ssopc=1

CAIR Washington: If you or someone you know needs evacuation help from Afghanistan
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe35y_0NjqYCMxEE4aLctFzvcBVeJcx7FrP7mrCDGWU_TPiCw/viewform

Articles

International Rescue Committee: What is happening in Afghanistan
https://www.rescue.org/article/what-happening-afghanistan

KIRO 7: Afghan refugees to be resettled in Seattle and Tacoma
https://www.kiro7.com/news/local/afghan-refugees-be-resettled-seattle-tacoma/NVLC36TUMVAAVL5UIWRSBIVVV4/

The Tab: This is how to show support and help those in Afghanistan
https://thetab.com/uk/2021/08/16/this-is-how-to-show-support-and-help-for-those-in-afghanistan-219107

The Washington Post: Listen to the Voices of Afghan Women
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/08/15/listen-voices-afghan-women/

TIME:"How You Can Help People In Afghanistan"
https://time.com/6090921/how-to-help-afghanistan-people/

 

Haiti

Donate & Get Involved

Local

World Relief Seattle
https://worldrelief.org/respond/#haiti

National

*World Food Program USA
https://www.wfpusa.org/

*International Medical Corps
https://internationalmedicalcorps.org/

Health Equity International
https://healthequityintl.org/

What If Foundation
https://whatiffoundation.org/

HaitiOne
https://www.haitione.org/

The Lambi Fund of Haiti
https://www.lambifund.org/

Care.org
https://www.care.org/

World Central Kitchen
https://donate.wck.org/give/352935/#!/donation/checkout

Fonkoze
https://give.fonkoze.org/

Doctors without Borders
https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/

Convoy of Hope
https://convoyofhope.org/donate/disaster-services/haiti-earthquake-2021/

Community Organized Relief Effort
https://www.coreresponse.org/

Mission of Hope International
https://www.mohintl.org/donate-1

Hope for Haiti
https://healthequityintl.org/earthquake-relief-2021

Health Equity International
https://healthequityintl.org/earthquake-relief-2021

Partners in Health
https://www.pih.org/?form=Haiti-Earthquake&ms=hp

UNICEF
https://www.unicefusa.org/?form=FUNZZFVXQHV

Direct Relief
https://www.directrelief.org/emergency/haiti-earthquake-2021/

Centre Hospital de Fontaine
https://chffoundation.com/

Locally Haiti
https://www.locallyhaiti.org/

Ayiti Community Trust
https://ayiticommunitytrust.org/

Mutual Aid Disaster Relief
https://mutualaiddisasterrelief.org/

Haitian Health Foundation
https://www.haitianhealthfoundation.org/

International Relief Teams
https://www.irteams.org/

Medical Teams International
https://medicalteams.org/

Project Hope
https://www.projecthope.org/

Team Rubicon
https://fundraise.teamrubiconusa.org/give/341244/#!/donation/checkout

Americares
https://www.americares.org/

Save the Children
https://www.savethechildren.org/

Helping Hand
https://new.hhrd.org/

FOKAL
https://secure.givelively.org/donate/ayiti-demen/fokal-haiti-relief-support-for-organizations-in-the-southern-peninsula-of-haiti

LIDE Haiti
https://www.lidehaiti.org/

Action Aid
https://haiti.actionaid.org/

Prodev Haiti
http://www.prodevhaiti.org/copie-de-our-mission

Positive Action for Haiti
https://positiveactionforhaiti.org/

Emergency Funds

Haiti Emergency Relief Fund
http://www.haitiemergencyrelief.org/

SOIL: Haiti Earthquake Emergency Response
https://us.commitchange.com/ny/sherburne/soil/campaigns/earthquake-emergency-response

Learn & Take Action

Resources & Tools

Obama.org: Haiti Earthquake Relief: How You Can Help
https://www.obama.org/updates/haiti-earthquake-relief/ 

TCG: Global Solidarity Resource List
https://circle.tcg.org/browse/global-solidarity?ssopc=1

Articles

NPR: "Here's How You Can Support Earthquake Relief Efforts in Haiti"
https://www.npr.org/2021/08/17/1028421310/haiti-earthquake-how-to-help

The Strategist: "13 Ways to Donate to Haitian Earthquake Relief"
https://nymag.com/strategist/article/haiti-earthquake-where-to-donate.html

NBC News: "How Haitian Organizations are Leading their Own Relief Efforts"
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/haitian-organizations-are-leading-relief-efforts-rcna1709

Social Media

*Asians4Antiracism: 5 Credible Organizations that are Actually Helping Haiti
https://www.instagram.com/p/CS7fEVTlwQR/?utm_medium=copy_link