Hey Fellow Social Workers! If Yemen was 100 people, 80 would need aid to survive.
Let’s respond as a profession to this crisis
“The primary mission of the social work profession is to enhance human well-being and help meet the basic human needs of all people, with particular attention to the needs and empowerment of people who are vulnerable, oppressed, and living in poverty”
Whether you are a social worker or not, we can all do one thing to help Yemen through the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.
Can you skip a lunch? Skip a coffee? Let’s all skip that item we indulge in to address the starvation and devastation yet.
I chose Islamic Relief USA as they are highly rated for using funds well on Charity Navigator.
To quote my favorite poet, Wendell Berry: “The smallest unit of health is community.” We need each other to be whole. Do what you can.