Sep 17 2016

in kind donation

#In-kind donations who benefits? Issue 49 – Humanitarian Exchange Magazine – Humanitarian Practice Network In-kind donations: who benefits? When a disaster strikes and images of hungry and destitute women and children appear in the news, many feel compelled to help. Some of this help is in the form of cash, while others opt for in-kind donations of goods and services. In-kind donations can be valuable resources, filling a gap at a crucial time. However, inappropriate, untimely and inefficiently managed donations can hamper relief efforts by impeding the distribution of priority items. While most people have good intentions, some view disasters …