ADRA Romania volunteers help to remove snow that buried several houses in Tarlele Village in Bazau on February 26. More than 700 volunteers offered emergency aid worth about US$20,000 to several isolated villages, many of which lost electricity after a recent storm.
The Adventist Development and Relief Agency is a global non-governmental organization providing sustainable community development and disaster relief without regard to political or religious association, age, gender, race or ethnicity. The humanitarian arm of the Adventist Church protects the vulnerable, supports families, promotes health, provides food and water and responds to emergencies worldwide.
ADRA works in more than 120 countries worldwide, working in harmony with a broad array of cultures, traditions and faiths
ADRA publishes its Really Useful Gift Catalog each year for Adventists who choose to support development projects during the holidays
Adventists believe the Bible gives the church a mandate to minister to the underprivileged