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The British Benevolent Society of California provides financial aid and compassionate relief to British Citizens in need throughout the Western United States.

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Currently, the BBS is receiving almost daily requests for assistance from British citizens who have been financially impacted by shut downs related to Covid19.

Applicants for relief face difficult decisions such a keeping current with car payments, affording essential medication and maintaining health insurance. The BBS have provided almost 50 Covid19 Relief Grants of $1,500 in addition to standard relief requests. Since March 2020, more than $100,000 in aid has been provided throughout the Western United States to British citizens in need.

If you are in a position where you can help the BBS please make a donation today. Any amount helps.

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Did you know?

The BBS handled dozens of cases in the late 1940’s of English women living in poverty in the US, abandoned by their husbands. The organization helped settle divorces and return the women and children to England.