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June 20, 2020

Forty Years After Operation USA Aids Vietnamese “Boat People” Crisis, Vietnam Sends COVID-19 Aid to United States

Vietnamese officials, air carriers and companies band together to deliver 2.5 million masks to U.S. through a partnership with Los Angeles relief organization   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Los Angeles, Calif., June 20, 2020—Operation USA, a Los Angeles-based international relief agency, today announced it has partnered with VietJet Airlines, the U.S. Embassy in Hanoi, the […]

June 2, 2020

We Can No Longer Stay Silent on the Topic of Racism

June 2, 2020   We at Operation USA are deeply saddened by current events here in the United States, and we stand in solidarity with all those who are hurting in the wake of George Floyd’s death and in the face of insidious, pervasive, systemic racism. This week, we witnessed the outrage firsthand at our […]

May 26, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Response

Operation USA has worked diligently to provide relief aid in as many ways and places as possible since the earliest days of the COVID-19 pandemic.   As of June 26, 2020, we have delivered tens of thousands of gloves, masks, face shields and gowns, as well as bottled water, cleaning supplies and hundreds of gallons […]

May 22, 2020

A Note from Richard Walden on Responding to Disasters During a Pandemic

May 22, 2020   Dear Friends,   Disasters never stop, even in the middle of a pandemic.   Operation USA is currently monitoring several natural disasters around the world, including Typhoon Vongfong, which hit the Philippines last week, and ongoing flooding in the Midwest United States. We’re also bracing for what experts say will be […]

May 1, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: Operation USA Announces #GIVINGTUESDAYNOW Campaign for COVID-19 Relief

Los Angeles, Calif., May 1, 2020—Operation USA, a Los Angeles-based international relief agency, today announced the launch of a #GivingTuesdayNow campaign aimed at raising much-needed funding for COVID-19 response and relief efforts. Donations to the campaign will enable the organization to further provide both financial and in-kind recovery aid as needed to affected communities, delivering […]

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