Your help in emergencies
When disaster strikes, ALWS works through ACT alliance, an partnership of churches from around the world working together. This means your urgent help is delivered efficiently and effectively, reaching those who need it most.
URGENT ACTION NEEDED
Read updates and find out how you can help people in urgent need.
The death toll from Ebola is now over 4000. Incidents are projected to double every fortnight. The Lutheran family in Liberia is playing a lead role responding to the crisis. Through ALWS, you can help save lives…
Philippines Typhoon Haiyan
It’s 9 months since Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Here's an update on our Lutheran action alongside churches from around the world through actalliance.
South Sudan crisis
The Lutheran team in Maban County (Upper Nile State) was forced to evacuate on Wednesday last week, following the targeted killing of 6 aid workers from other agencies.
In the past month, attacks by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) have taken control of large parts north and west Iraq. Mosul, Iraq’s second-largest city, was quickly over-run.
Syria Refugee Crisis
Syrian refugee families fleeing conflict are so grateful for the help they've received from you.