Randi Thompson

president and CEO of KidSave, a Culver City-based non-profit foster care organization

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Kidsave, a Culver City-based nonprofit that has operated in Ukraine since 2016, is currently helping families get to safety following Russia’s invasion.

Culver City-based KidSave is evacuating Ukrainian children and their families

Kidsave, a Culver City-based nonprofit that has operated in Ukraine since 2016, is currently helping families get to safety following Russia’s invasion.

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