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LDS Charities Partners with Global Relief Organizations to Provide Famine Relief in Africa and the Middle East

LDS Charities is partnering with 11 key NGOs and faith-based organizations to respond to the famine crisis in Africa and the Middle East.
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Neonatal resuscitation training in Thailand have helped save the lives of babies.

Infant Mortality Rate Drops by 27% in Thailand—among the Contributors Is Expanding Neonatal Training

Dr. Sarayut Supapannachart (Dr. Supa) is a neonatologist in Thailand with a special interest in neonatal resuscitation. For a time, he was single-handedly training doctors and nurses on how to resuscitate babies after birth, but he didn’t have the time, the equipment, or the budget to cover the entire country. With the help of LDS Charities, Dr. Supa has been able to build a standard of care that provides doctors and nurses throughout Thailand the training and equipment needed to save the lives of babies.
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A boy receives a smallpox vaccination in India.

See How Far We’ve Come – From Edward Jenner to the Eradication of Smallpox

Smallpox was one of the world's deadliest diseases before it was eradicated in 1980. As we join in celebrating World Immunization Week 2018, read about the history of the eradication of smallpox and what LDS Charities is doing to continue focusing on immunizations and vaccinations.
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Sandy and Lynn Watson and other volunteers at the wheelchair event in Erbil, Iraq.

Easter in Erbil

LDS Charities representatives in Erbil, Iraq spent their Easter providing wheelchairs to those in need.
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Senior missionaries wearing Mormon Helping Hands vests on a beach in Cambodia.

A Day at the Beach

Lori Thurston, an LDS Charities representative serving in Cambodia, shares a story about cleaning a beachfront with a group of young single adults.
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LDS Charities representatives with a house in Cambodia.

House Repairs in Cambodia

Lori Thurston writes about her experience as an LDS Charities representative in Cambodia, where she is working to repair 22 homes in one part of the country.
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