In March 2020, the coronavirus pandemic dealt a devastating blow to our mission. We were forced to postpone our annual gala. Then our staff watched helplessly as giving and fundraising dried up overnight. We made our own medicine and swallowed the bitter pill: a 60% budget cut across the organization and the wonderful programs we support in Sudan.
Our doors would already be closed if we did not have our Endowment Fund. Today, this critical fund is sustaining our staff and supporting our Sudanese program partners. Now we face the difficult task of rebuilding, even as the pandemic persists. We must increase the size of our Endowment Fund so we are even more resilient during the next crisis, whenever it arrives. Help us do that here: