Charities want you to think about what happens next for disaster victims

Annie Baxter Sep 25, 2017
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Charities want you to think about what happens next for disaster victims

Annie Baxter Sep 25, 2017
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Experts say charitable donations usually dry up about a month after a flood, fire or earthquake, but more help is needed.

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