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Lutheran World Relief is a nonprofit organization that helps families in the world’s poorest communities build the resilience they need to thrive.

In 2016, your support of Lutheran World Relief reached:

People3,467,823 People
Countries32 Countries
Projects118 Projects

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Acutely malnourished one-year-old boy Nyabiel is weighed in a hospital in Ganyliel, South Sudan.

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Your gift to LWR will be used set up and run life-saving medical centers that will treat young children at risk of death from starvation.



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