In the midst of ongoing violence in Syria, the Syrian Orthodox Church is reaching out to people from the city of Homs who lost homes, livelihoods and family members even as its own ministries have been affected.
More than 6 million people displaced. An estimated 100,000 people killed.
"Children are the ones who are suffering the most through the Syrian Crisis." -- Bishop Jean Kawak, Syrian Orthodox Church
Here's what you can do.
MCC's work with Syrian partner organizations is built on decades of relationships, beginning in the 1980s. Through those partners, MCC is responding to the basic human needs of Syrians by distributing food, blankets and kits, and supporting peacebuilding and education in Syria, Jordan and Lebanon.