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October 18, 2013

A Letter from President and CEO Richard Walden

Dear Friends,   After 34 years working in disaster relief and development, Operation USA has learned that an increasingly diverse media environment too often diverts our focus away from vital activities aimed at alleviating human suffering and promoting human development around the world. When war and military involvements, hotly contested national elections and political debates, […]

October 3, 2013

NEWS: Operation USA Receives Major Grant from Ceil and Michael E. Pulitzer Foundation

Operation USA is pleased to announce that we have received a grant in the amount of $258,500 from the Ceil and Michael E. Pulitzer Foundation. The grant will be shared with the International Development Association, our Ethiopian partner organization.   The IDA, formerly called Play Therapy, provides healthcare, feeding and therapy services to children in […]

September 18, 2013

NEWS RELEASE: Operation USA to Aid Recovery Efforts in Mexico Following Major Storms

Los Angeles-based non-governmental agency assessing recovery needs in wake of recent flooding   Los Angeles, Calif., September 18, 2013 –Operation USA, a Los Angeles-based international relief agency, announced today that it is assessing needs and will provide aid to communities near Acapulco, Mexico in the wake of major storms that struck the area earlier this […]

June 18, 2013

BULLETIN: Community Gathering Place “Honeywell Ibasho House” Opens in Japan

Operation USA partners with Honeywell to aid tsunami victims   Ofunato, Iwate, Japan, June 18, 2013 – Operation USA, a Los Angeles-based international relief agency, today confirms the opening of Honeywell Ibasho House, a community gathering place in Masaki-Cho, Ofunato City, Iwate Prefecture, dedicated to enriching the lives of elders affected by the Great East […]

May 31, 2013

NEWS RELEASE: Operation USA to Provide Increased Aid For Tornado-Ravaged Areas

Los Angeles-based non-governmental agency seeks donations supporting relief efforts in Oklahoma   Los Angeles, Calif., May 31, 2013 — Operation USA, a Los Angeles-based international relief agency, announced today that it will elevate relief efforts in the Oklahoma City area after tornadoes swept the area and damaged communities for the second time in less than […]

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