No man is an island
   entire of itself,
every man is a piece
   of the Continent,
      a part of the main.
   -- John Dunne  
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Adventist Community Services International (ACSI)
Through the World Divisions, the mission of ACSI is to motivate, train equip, and mobilize Seventh-day Adventist Church members to meet unconditionally the expressed needs of people around them.

National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster
National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD) coordinates planning efforts by many voluntary organizations responding to disaster. Member organizations provide more effective and less duplication in service by getting together before disasters strike.

Federal Emergency Management Agency
The Federal Emergency Management Agency - a former independent agency that became part of the new Department of Homeland Security in March 2003 - is tasked with responding to, planning for, recovering from and mitigating against disasters.

American Red Cross
The American Red Cross is one of the nation's premier emergency response organization. As part of a worldwide movement that offers neutral humanitarian care to the victims of war, the American Red Cross distinguished itself by also aiding victims of devastating natural disasters.

AmeriCorps is a network of local, state, and national service programs that connects more than 70,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet our country’s critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment.

America Reads
We are parents, teachers, college students, care givers, volunteers, business people, children... And we are united with one goal. The America Reads Challenge calls on all Americans to help ensure that every American child can read well and independently by the end of 3rd grade.

National Organization for Victim Assistance
The National Organization for Victim Assistance is a private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization of victim and witness assistance programs and practitioners, criminal justice agencies and professionals, mental health professionals, researchers, former victims and survivors, and others committed to the recognition and implementation of victim rights and services.

Salvation Army
Salvation Army social service programs meet the basic needs of daily life for those without the resources to do so themselves. Often, the programs provide food, shelter, clothing, financial assistance to pay utilities, and other necessities based on the need.

Hope for Humanity

Hope for Humanity is the new face of one of the longest and most effective humanitarian ministries in the history of Adventism-what used to be called "Harvest Ingathering." For more than a century, Seventh-day Adventists have reached out to their communities to share in the support of the compassionate ministry of Jesus.

  Adventist Development and Relief Agency

ADRA was started by the Seventh-day Adventist Church as a way to follow Christ's example of serving and caring for those in need. Put simply, ADRA improves the lives of people around the world.