Our news outlets have been filling our news feeds with tragedy after tragedy. It is overwhelming but it is a part of our shared reality. At times, it can leave us with a feeling of helplessness. I am often left asking myself, "What can I do?' A question that I commonly ask myself because I fall into blindly giving when a disaster hits without considering what is best for the community that I wish to serve. This post by Kathleen Kelly Janus provides a helpful starting place to process through when a disaster hit and how you can give with intention.