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Why Does Latter-day Saint Charities Work with Partner Organizations?

Latter-day Saint Charities works with partners to expand our reach and impact throughout the world. Our mission is to relieve suffering, foster self-reliance, and provide opportunities for service. To learn more about why we work with partners, click here.
Church volunteers wearing Helping Hands shirts help clean up after a disaster.

How Latter-day Saint Charities Responds to Emergencies

What happens when disaster strikes? How does The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints respond? As the humanitarian arm of a worldwide church, Latter-day Saint Charities responds to emergencies and needs all over the world. Read this article to learn more.
A Yazidi woman hugs a representative of Latter-day Saint Charities.

The Origins of Latter-day Saint Charities

Since 1985, Latter-day Saint Charities has worked in 170 countries and supported tens of thousands of humanitarian projects. Read more about the beginnings of the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.