Telephone Numbers, Addresses of Agencies Helping Yugoslav Victims With AM-Yugoslav Dilemma,
Telephone Numbers, Addresses of Agencies Helping Yugoslav Victims With AM-Yugoslav Dilemma, Bjt, and AM-Yugoslavia Donations
Undated (AP) _ Here is a list of telephone numbers and-or addresses of international agencies helping Yugoslav orphans and war victims. Officials in most cases ask that checks be sent marked for Yugoslavia rather than making phone calls or sending goods.
161 Cherry Street
New Canaan, Conn. 06840
Brother’s Brother Foundation
824 Grandview Ave.
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15211
International Rescue Committee
386 Avenue South
New York, N.Y. 10016
2200 Glynco Parkway
Brunswick, Ga. 31520
U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees
1718 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20009
333 East 38th Street,
New York, N.Y. 10016.
American Red Cross
P.O. Box 37243, Washington DC, 20013.
make checks payable to Yugoslavia-Conflict Relief
The Children’s Embassy
Please note that telephone lines and mail delivery are almost non-existent in Sarajevo due to the level of fighting. Officials stress offers of help are best channeled through established international relief organizations based outside of Sarajevo.
The German government agency caring for the 38 orphans who arrived Tuesday from Sarajevo is the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of Saxony-Anhalt state:
Ministerium fuer Arbeit und Soziales
W-Hoepfner Ring 4
3037 Magdeburg Germany
Elsewhere in Europe:
Anne Naef, spokeswoman for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Geneva, advised checks be donated to local Red Cross branches that exist in most European and North American cities.
UNHCR Geneva’s headquarters are:
P.O. Box 2500,
CH-1211-2 Geneva, Switzerland.
Much of the aid for the refugees Germany has taken in - over 200,000 people - goes through the German Red Cross:
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz
Friedrich Ebert Allee 71
5300 Bonn 1 Germany