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US Charities, Volunteers Help Relieve Immigrant Crisisi
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July 11, 2014 6:26 PM
The southern U.S. border is flooded with Central American migrants trying to enter the United States. About 57,000 of them are unaccompanied minors. That influx has filled border detention facilities to capacity. As government agencies are struggling to process hundreds of arrivals daily, faith-based organizations, charities and volunteers are helping to ease the humanitarian crisis. Zlatica Hoke has that story.

US Charities, Volunteers Help Relieve Immigrant Crisis

Published July 11, 2014

The southern U.S. border is flooded with Central American migrants trying to enter the United States. About 57,000 of them are unaccompanied minors. That influx has filled border detention facilities to capacity. As government agencies are struggling to process hundreds of arrivals daily, faith-based organizations, charities and volunteers are helping to ease the humanitarian crisis. Zlatica Hoke has that story.


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