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Amina & Family

Amina & Family

Amina and her five kids arrived from Eritrea after a long stay in a refugee camp. They arrived in the US in 2015. We met them in 2017, and helped pay some bills to get them above water. In the next year, we also helped them move out of a dangerous rental house and...
Bahamas Hurricane Assistance

Bahamas Hurricane Assistance

Charity in Action was asked by a friend to help lend a helping hand on raising emergency funds in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, which devastated the islands. With a community-building mandate in our bylaws, we are glad to help, where it is needed. It was also an...
Help For Flooding in India

Help For Flooding in India

As you know, it takes a lot of trust to try to help out financially in far away places. Charity in Action made a huge impact through a trusted channel in 2018 in a flood-ravaged village of 7,000 vulnerable people in Southwestern India. We were offered the opportunity...
We Got Awet a Car

We Got Awet a Car

Awet was in high school when we started helping his family in 2017. These days, he is doing great things in college but is also working a ton to help support his mom and four siblings in West Philadelphia. The whole family arrived as refugees from Eritrea in 2015....
Helping Single Parents in the Community

Helping Single Parents in the Community

We received several inquiries out fundraising for single parents. As such,  several single parents…..mostly moms with kids….. were put on our radar here at Charity in Action. Workwise, 2020-2021 was BRUTAL year for many. I capitalized brutal on...