- 28 Nov 13
From civil war in Syria to natural disaster in the Philippines, we are staggering from one crisis to another...
We are entering the darkest part of the year. As we do so, appeals for donations grow louder and more pointed. We are reminded of the meaning of the looming midwinter festival. The claims on our philanthropy and charity arise from home and abroad. And they ever increase, responding to crises that arise sometimes from the hands of man, as in Syria, sometimes from nature, as most recently in the Philippines.