ICNA Relief strives to uplift the underserved in the US through a nationwide network of shelters, food pantries, health clinics, skill development programs, disaster relief services, refugee services and more. ICNA Relief works to build healthy communities, strengthen families and create opportunities for those in despair while maintaining their dignity and advocating for their basic human needs.
ICNA Relief has worked alongside several governmental agencies and major NGOs including FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency), NVOAD (National Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster), American Red Cross, NECHAMA Jewish Response to Disaster, Habitat for Humanity, NYDIS (New York Disaster Interfaith Services), CCUSA (Catholic Charities USA), LSSDR (Lutheran Social Services Disaster Response), UMCOR (United Methodist Committee on Relief) and the New York State Chaplain Task Force.
At ICNA Relief we believe in the importance of good governance, ethical management practices and accountability to our donors. We are an Accredited Charity meeting all the standards by BBB and Gold-Level GuideStar Nonprofit, demonstrating this organization’s commitment to transparency.
ICNA Relief has won several awards for their outstanding service. It has been rated 4 out of 4 stars by the esteemed Charity Navigator. The charity also meets the Better Business Bureau’s Wise Giving Alliance’s Standards for Charity Accountability, as well as GuideStar’s highest standards of transparency. We are also a participating charity in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC).