HUMANITARIAN-EFFORTS

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Emeritus Seventy and Renowned Scientist Alexander B. Morrison Passes Away

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“I remember what starvation looks like as I sit down to abundance three times a day,” said Elder Alexander ...

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Utah Sees Dramatic Increase in Refugee Aid Since the Church Issued Its Challenge Last Conference

by KSL | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Since members of the Church were strongly encouraged to aid refugees in the April 2016 general conference, ...

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Why a Former Tongan Senior Missionary Still Swims with Sharks at Night

by Katharine Lyon | From the Church Mormon Life

Although he wore a white shirt and missionary name tag by day, 64-year-old senior  missionary Lou...

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Louisiana Author Donates a Portion of Newest Novel's Proceeds to Flood Victims

by Katharine Lyon | Mormon Life

When Melanie Jacobson started writing her eighth fiction novel, she decided to set the cheery love story in...

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LDS Woman Given Secretary of State Award for Work in Turkmenistan

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

From living in Bosnia, Serbia, and Japan to helping improve writing skills and the lives of the disabled in...

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Elder Ballard's Miraculous Trip to Ethiopia & the Beginning of LDS Charities

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In 1985, a special fast for the famine victims of Ethiopia sparked a flood of donations that far exceeded t...

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LDS Church Makes $5M Donation to Aid Middle East Refugees

by KSL | Mormon Life

MR says: After the First Presidency recently sent out a letter urging Church members to help in the current...

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Little-Known Church Website Helps Service Projects Find Volunteers

by Jeff Hampton

An estimated 25,000 hot meals were given to starving children. Over 20,000 pounds of supplies were delivere...