What is the Flash Appeal? The Flash Appeal is a joint funding process for the humanitarian community. Organizations submit project proposals and funds are divided between different areas of need.
Inspired to discover what the Google-ing public thinks about charity, I opened a fresh browser and plugged in simple questions using words like “help” and “donate.” I also asked about a few headline issues. It turns out that Americans do want to help!
With the recent killing of aid worker, Kayla Mueller, it’s easy to wonder, “How safe am I?” Journalists and aid workers face increased threats from ISIS, which has been using high-profile kidnappings to further their cause. So which is really more dangerous, being an aid worker or a journalist?