Satellite imagery from August 16 shows the chaotic scenes at Kabul Airport that morning as thousands of people flocked there in a bid to escape after the Afghan capital fell under Taliban control the previous day. (Credit: Maxar Technologies via Storyful)
LOS ANGELES – Google has released its annual list of top searches for 2021 and one United States category includes the most-searched results for ‘how to help others.’
From ways to help storm victims to how to help foster kids, below is some of the top-searched results for giving back in 2021.
In the ‘How to help’ category, the top search of the year was ‘How to help Afghan refugees.’
In August, Afghanistan’s fall to the Taliban prompted thousands of people to flee the country and urgent evacuations to the U.S. and elsewhere.
People searched ways to volunteer to help refugees arriving in the U.S. Others looks up ways to donate money to organizations working in Afghanistan.
In February, a winter storm plunged Texas, Oklahoma and neighboring states into an unusual deep freeze that left millions shivering in homes that lost heat and power, and in many homes, water.
The weather left a devastating impact on many in Central Texas, prompting President Joe Biden to declare a major disaster in Texas.