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Utah members answering calls to assist in flooded areas

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

There was a time, more than a century ago, when a call for emergency help was issued to members over the pu...


Utah Scout honors ancestor by donating soccer balls to school in Japan

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It is easy to forget about the tragedy that surrounds the Yamashita Middle School here while watching a soc...


Floods: Before, During, and After the Disaster

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

The following information came from FEMA . Floods are one of the most common hazards in the United States. ...


Home at last — Volcano delays return of missionaries

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

For many missionaries the return home is a bittersweet experience. The anticipation of seeing family is cou...


In Japan disaster's wake, members search and care for others

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

Yumiko Yoshiki was standing in her home on March 11 when the shaking started and things around her began to...


Sendai missionaries return to disaster zone to help rebuild community

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

From the window of a bus, Elder Patrick Hiltbrand recognized the streets and buildings around him. He saw h...


Cleanup in full swing after storm rolls through LDS Church camp in Ontario

by Deseret News | Everything Else

On June 8 and in the early morning hours of June 9, a series of severe thunderstorms rolled through souther...


Emergency Lighting

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

Light sources are essential for any emergency preparedness plan . It is crucial to be able to see what you ...

LDS Church Welfare's aims and purposes

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

An acquaintance recently recounted the story of a friend who spent a terror-filled evening on May 22 with h...


'Helping Hands' reach Joplin community

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

More than 550 Church members, clad in "Mormon Helping Hands" T-shirts, converged upon Joplin, Mo., May 28 —...