Natural and human-made disasters affect hundreds of millions of people each year, and the number of people at risk growing by 70-80 million annually.
The world’s poorest suffer most acutely, since they have the fewest resources to prepare for a crisis and to rebuild afterward.
LWR’s emergency operations are designed to address the most urgent and basic needs of these communities — including women and children, who are often the most vulnerable — while also promoting sustainable recovery and building resilience to future disasters.
Here at Trinity, we support the LWR Mission in a number of ways:
For more information on Lutheran World Relief, visit their website at lwr.org.