The worst known outbreak of Ebola is happening right now in West Africa. According to the World Health Organization, the death toll is greater than 700 with the total confirmed / probably infected patients growing to more than 1,300.
Charities responding to the outbreak include:
|Credit: European Commission DG ECHO|
- American Red Cross
- Doctors Without Borders
- Samaritan's Purse
- MAP International
- American Jewish World Service
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