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A 5-year old Syrian boy sits in a blanket at a refugee aid point in Serbia. Foreign aid provides help to many refugees.

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Speak up for the 1% that does a world of good.

The Administration is proposing drastic cuts to the 1% of our nation’s budget that fights poverty and saves millions of lives. Urge Congress to protect foreign aid.

 

 

A young Syrian girl holds her parent's hand. Nearly half of all Syrian refugees are children.

Support Refugee and Migrant Families

Lift up your voice in support of refugee and migrant families! Contact your members of Congress today and urge them to protect life-saving foreign aid and include passage of the Dream Act (H.R. 3440/ S. 1615) in the final Fiscal Year 2018 appropriations bill.

In addition to emailing your members of Congress, you can also call your Representative toll-free: 1-888-562-8232.

 

A child holds a candle to shine a light on human trafficking. This heinous crime keeps 21 million people in modern-day slavery.

Use Your Voice to Combat Human Trafficking

Pope Francis has called human trafficking “a crime against humanity.” Tell Congress to put an end to this modern-day slavery.

Send your members of Congress a message now.

 

A mother and her young daughter stand in a dry field in Ethiopia, which has been facing its worst drought in 50 years.

Urge Our Nation to Care for our Common Home

If we don’t act now to help poor farmers adapt to climate change, we’ll see more hunger, malnutrition, and poverty around the world. This tragedy can be prevented, though. Urge your Representative to take steps to tackle the challenges of climate change by joining the Climate Solutions Caucus.

Send your Representative a message now.

 

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