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Attendees gather for the ninth Tzu Chi Global Symposium for Common Goodness at Harvard University

Symposium at Harvard Breaks New Ground

Followers of the Venerable Dharma Master Cheng Yen (the founder of Tzu Chi), including Tzu Chi volunteers and supporters around the world, have long known and embraced her message of compassion in action, reaped its spiritual benefits, and witnessed its profound impacts…


An Inside Look at Uprooted: Compassion After Displacement

From December 13-15, 2023, the UNHCR, the United Nations’ Refugee Agency, is hosting its second-ever Global Refugee Forum in Geneva, Switzerland. In the run up to this important event, Tzu Chi USA is hosting a multimedia exhibition at the Tzu Chi Center for Compassionate Relief in New York City.


A Model Citizen: Ukrainian Fashion Star Evacuates War Zone

Oksana Kononets, Ukraine’s first famed model with a disability, suffered from a near-fatal fall in 2012. Though she was left paralyzed and would be in a wheelchair for the rest of her life, Oksana refused to put her life on pause. The 29-year-old has continually made waves in the fashion industry, breaking stigmas and setting new standards along the way. After safely evacuating Ukraine at the beginning of the war, Oksana is now determined to use her platform to work alongside Tzu Chi in helping other displaced rebuild their lives.


United in Action: Dialogue at Tzu Chi Center

On a crisp Manhattan morning in March 2022, inside a sleek white five-story building on New York’s Upper East Side, a video production team pointed its cameras at the host of a program about to be launched and started recording.