Founded in 1933, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the worlds worst humanitarian crises, helping people to survive and rebuild their lives. At work in nearly 40 countries and 25 U.S. cities, the International Rescue Committee leads the way from harm to home.



24,000,000 - people provided with primary and reproductive health care.

3,800,000 - people given access to clean drinking water and sanitation.

1,500,000 - children provided with schooling and educational opportunities.

186,000 - children under the age of 5 treated for acute malnutrition.

171,000 - women helped deliver healthy babies.

53,000 - people provided with job-related skills training.

13,400 - newly arrived refugees safely resettled in the United States.

2,507 - clincs and health facilities supported