Tell Tales 12-2-21 – The Lighthouse

Sorry to hear of Jerry Rusk’s passing. He was a very successful businessman from the Toledo area who moved here I think in the 1990s with his wife Kathy. Jerry was an avid waterfowl hunter and always wanted to live in a swamp. He found a waterfowl hunting swamp south …

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Remarks by SRSG Patten “A Woman Even Here” Women’s Right to Safety and Dignity in Humanitarian Response – UNFPA event at EXPO 2020, Dubai, November 30, 2021 – Worldwide

I am delighted to be here in Dubai to reflect on our global goals, including promoting tolerance and inclusiveness, and how we can ensure that no one is left behind as we build the collective future that we want. I would like to sincerely thank Dubai Cares and UNFPA for …

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How to turn loyalty program points into charitable donations

This holiday season, support your favorite charities and nonprofits by donating points and miles. Share this article WWhile the holidays lend themselves to the traditions of material gifts, there is also an important element of giving back associated with the holiday season. Thanks to collaborations with selected charities, many loyalty …

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News: Coronavirus response: NATO donates oxygen generation system to Iraq, 28-Nov-2021

On November 28, 2021, Iraq received an oxygen generation system with a filling station as well as 100 oxygen cylinders from NATO’s pandemic response reserve, to help the country respond to infections in coronavirus. The NATO Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Center, the NATO Supply and Support Agency and the NATO …

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EHS senior donates $ 500 to Glen-Ed Pantry

EDWARDSVILLE – Edwardsville High School senior Sydnee Campbell already has a long list of accomplishments, but added another in September when she became the first Charity Champion. The Charitable Champion is a partnership between Front Office Wealth Strategies and Metro East Sports Podcast. The program gives Madison County school districts …

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Flood warning issued for Merritt, BC as military helps strengthen defenses

A flood warning was issued Sunday evening for Merritt, British Columbia, as water levels in the Coldwater River continued to rise and more evacuations loomed. “The waters of Coldwater are rising again. We continue to work closely with the BC River Forecast Center and our own field monitors, ”said Mayor …

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State approves Valley Fire relief funds

California officials have approved reimbursement funding of nearly $ 494,000 to help San Diego County cover the cost of debris removal and other programs in the wake of the Valley Fire. last year. The total represents about 75 percent of the $ 658,600 San Diego County spent to clear debris …

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United Nations Migration Agency says humanitarian situation worsens in Marib, Yemen – JURIST – News

The United Nations agency for migration, the International Organization for Migration (IOM), on Wednesday expressed concern over the worsening humanitarian situation in Yemen’s Marib governorate, where the armed conflict has a devastating impact on internally displaced people, migrants and the communities that shelter them. According to the IOM Displacement Tracking …

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PH Red Cross eyes administering 50,000 doses on the day of the nat’l vaccination – Manila Bulletin

The Philippine Red Cross (PRCS) on Saturday November 27 expressed its support for National Immunization Day, which aims to deliver more than 50,000 doses nationwide from November 29 to December 1. (Photo by Philippine Red Cross / MANILA BULLETIN) “We will continue to be the government’s immunization ally as the …

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Deadline approaches for SBA disaster loans for property damage from contraband fire

SACRAMENTO, California – December 27, 2021 is the deadline to apply for a federal SBA disaster loan for property damage from the Bootleg fire in Klamath County. That’s according to Director Tanya N. Garfield of the US Small Business Administration’s Midwest Field Disaster Operations. The loans are aimed at both …

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