In the wake of the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon,
The tragedy hits close to home for Amal, who is a human rights lawyer, as she was born in Beirut. Her family moved from Lebanon to England during the Lebanese Civil War when she was just 2 years old.
The Beirut explosion killed hundreds and injured thousands of people on Aug. 4. In the aftermath of the blast, over 300,000 people have been displaced from their homes and Lebanese hospitals are in need of blood donations and resources. Read more about all the ways you can help provide disaster relief for victims here.