Our focus

Alight works for and with communities displaced by conflict, climate change, and social and economic exclusion, with special attention on women and girls.

Our work

Taking a collaborative, human-centered approach, we address essential needs such as healthcare, clean water, shelter, and protection, and provide livelihood programming and education.

Our reach

Our 2,300 humanitarians serve more than 4 million people in over 20 countries every year.

News & stories


Alight and Questscope's Gaza emergency response

Despite the growing challenges in delivering aid, Alight and our affiliate Questscope have been relentless in our mission to provide critical support.


Shelter Depot: a marketplace powered by co-creation

Shelter Depot is a hardware store that treats refugees and displaced families as customers so they can build lives of wholeness and agency in the new country they are a part of.


Minnesota groups at the forefront of relief efforts in Sudan

Humanitarian agencies warn of famine in the country, noting that more than a third of the population faces acute food insecurity.

Case study

Food insecurity in East Africa

Alight's comprehensive regional response works to preserve the peace and safety of displaced people by co-creating thoughtful solutions with their communities to build resilience and pursue the lives and futures they want.

Alight’s approach:


Democratic Republic of the Congo

Asili: Co-creation at the core
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Centering customers’ voices in Colombia with Kuja Kuja
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received health care and lifesaving medicines


were reached with gender-based violence prevention and care


received clean water, sanitation, and hygiene education


 received food and nutrition education


were assisted in starting jobs and provided with livelihood opportunities

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