We are gravely concerned for children in Ukraine, Afghanistan and around the world who might be caught in the middle of armed conflict, forced to flee their homes and exposed to injury, hunger and sub-zero temperatures.
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- $50 can provide enough food to keep 3 children from going hungry for a month
- $150 can wrap 30 warm, cozy blankets around children affected by conflict
- $300 can provide 150 face masks to refugee health workers on the front lines
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