Josephine Friesen (front left) with her family (from left) Cynthia, Isaac, Charlotte, Sam and Ken, on a family trip to Colombia, where they visited the Education Brings Hope Children’s Centre, a Global Family project in Cazucá, Colombia.
A birthday gift for Global Family July 18, 2013
Ahmad Yousef was displaced from Koseir, a village near Homs, Syria; he now lives in Humaira, where he received this food package.
MCC projects bring assistance in Syria and Lebanon July 12, 2013
building peace
Planting peace in a border town July 1, 2013
Tito Bojórquez
First person: Tito Bojórquez July 1, 2013
cleaner water
New water, fresh possibilities in Egypt July 1, 2013
cleaner water
Bottles for better health in Kenya July 1, 2013
On assignment: Area directors July 1, 2013
MCC Canada year in review 2012/2013 June 14, 2013
A day in the life of waste resource workers in Dhaka May 21, 2013
Rina Akter and her three-year-old daughter, Rabiya. Rina is a waste resource worker at the Dhaka landfill in Bangladesh. MCC provided HIV/AIDS awareness training to about 30 women, including Akter. MCC works in partnership at the landfill with Gram Bangla Unnayan Committee (Committee for the Village Development of Bangladesh).
MCC teaches risks of waste work at Bangladesh landfill May 21, 2013
Bola Melad Ragheb, who limps because of polio, stands in the shop where he works after school, earning enough money to pay for his sister’s school costs. He credits an MCC Global Family education program with giving him the confidence to apply.
MCC encourages Egyptian youth with disabilities May 16, 2013
Helping hands at work in Syria May 8, 2013
MCC funded program keeps water pumps in good repair May 3, 2013
Miriam Gross (left) and Donna Entz at Al Rashid Mosque in Edmonton, Alberta. Entz is with Mennonite Church Alberta, and Gross is an intern with Mennonite Central Committee in Alberta. The two organizations are supporting an outreach program in North Edmonton, which connects Mennonite and Muslim communities.
MCC and Mennonite Church Alberta April 26, 2013
Voices of Syria April 23, 2013