#Natural Disasters

  • Article: The Photos From California's Wildfires Are Just Insane
    Environment

    The Photos From California's Wildfires Are Just Insane

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Dec. 7, 2017

    The flames have so far forced tens of thousands to evacuate and have even penetrated Los Angeles. Read more

  • Article: Natural Disasters Make 14 Million People Homeless Each Year, Reports Show
    Environment

    Natural Disasters Make 14 Million People Homeless Each Year, Reports Show

    Oct. 13, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The risk of displacement may rise as populations swell and climate change worsens. Read more

  • Article: Salma Hayek Pinault Just Donated $100,000 to the Victims of Mexico’s Deadly Earthquake
    Citizenship

    Salma Hayek Pinault Just Donated $100,000 to the Victims of Mexico’s Deadly Earthquake

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “I implore to the goodness of your hearts, to your compassion." Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rico Will Accept Thousands of Refugees from Islands Affected by Hurricane Irma
    Citizenship

    Puerto Rico Will Accept Thousands of Refugees from Islands Affected by Hurricane Irma

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 14, 2017

    “The people of Puerto Rico — what big hearts you guys got.” Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé Visited Her Childhood Church in Houston to Help Harvey Victims
    Citizenship

    Beyoncé Visited Her Childhood Church in Houston to Help Harvey Victims

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Today is a celebration of survival.” Read more

  • Article: Hurricane Irma Leaves As Many As 150,000 Puerto Ricans Without Safe Drinking Water
    Water & Sanitation

    Hurricane Irma Leaves As Many As 150,000 Puerto Ricans Without Safe Drinking Water

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 7, 2017

    Some may be without electricity for 4-6 months. Read more

  • Article: Venezuela and Mexico Are Giving Aid to Hurricane Harvey Victims
    Citizenship

    Venezuela and Mexico Are Giving Aid to Hurricane Harvey Victims

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 1, 2017

    Borders don’t keep out kindness. Read more

  • Article: Leonardo DiCaprio Just Gave $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
    Environment

    Leonardo DiCaprio Just Gave $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 31, 2017

    Another day, another big donation. Read more