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A Helping Hands volunteer loads a truck with ladders for distribution to Hurricane Michael victims.

Helping Hurricane Victims Through Trucking

My name is Diane Kienholz. My husband, Steve, and I are service missionaries. By assignment we drove a bishops’ storehouse truck to help those affected by Hurricane Michael. Read more here.

On the Ground in Kenya

Meet my friend Consolata from Kakamega, Kenya. She has an incredible story that you’ll want to hear. This is Matt from LDS Charities, and I had the opportunity to talk with Consolata on a recent trip. Click to read her story.

Preventing Blindness with LDS Charities

Millions of people around the world face avoidable blindness. Dr. Jesse Hunsaker has helped combat this issue as a member of the LDS Charities vision care committee. Read this article to learn how LDS Charities works to prevent avoidable blindness.
Church building destroyed by Hurricanes in St. Thomas.

Rebuilding St. Thomas

During September 2017, Hurricanes Irma and Maria ravaged the Caribbean—especially the island of St. Thomas. The storms lasted for nearly two weeks each and LDS Charities has helped with the recovery. Ty Johnson, director of emergency response at LDS Charities, visited the island of St. Thomas in February 2018 to meet with partners who have helped respond to Hurricanes Irma and Maria.