We can be Heroes Support the IRC's Drought Response
In times of crisis, we are stronger together. That's why the International Rescue Committee is proud to join Save the Children and Mercy Corps in partnering with DC Entertainment as part of the We Can be Heroes campaign. Together, we aim to raise awareness and funds for drought and famine relief efforts in the Horn of Africa to support our lifesaving work.
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Donate now to help the IRC fight the effects of drought and famine in the Horn of Africa.
— George Rupp, President & CEO
International Rescue Committee
How the IRC is responding to the drought
Millions of people from communities devastated by East Africa's worst drought in 60 years still need urgent help, but ongoing violence is making it harder to reach them. The IRC, with over 10 years of experience in the region, is continuing to deliver lifesaving aid.Read More »
The gaunt face of baby Minhaj Gedi Farah came to signify the plight of thousands of malnourished children fleeing famine-devastated Somalia. Today Minaj is the picture of health, thanks to dedicated doctors and nurses at an IRC hospital.Read More »
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The lifesaving impact of the We Can Be Heroes drought relief campaign is exemplified by the story of Aden Abdallah Ibrahim, a three-year-old boy who returned from the brink of starvation.Read More »