This Syrian girl, whose name is withheld for security reasons, was singing, playing musical chairs and painting when MCC visited the temporary Lebanon community where she lives. The activities were coordinated by MCC’s partner, Development for People and Nature Association.
Syrian children carry heavy load August 2, 2013
A voice for peace July 25, 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
Helping hands at work in Syria May 8, 2013
Voices of Syria April 23, 2013
(From left in foreground) Walid Dabbous, a Syrian refugee now living in Sidon, Lebanon; Don Peters, executive director of MCC Canada; Ali Jammoul, a worker with DPNA (Development for People and Nature Association). MCC is working with DPNA on conflict prevention and recreation activities for children in refugee settlements in Lebanon. MCC has also provided DPNA with material resources such as food, blankets, relief and education kits.
MCC sets new target for Syria crisis campaign April 16, 2013
Syria crisis February 12, 2013
MCC seeks additional funds to meet needs in Syria January 23, 2013
reuniting families
Reuniting families in Canada January 1, 2013
Laith Eskander
First person: Laith Eskander January 1, 2013
Ola and Omar
Not home yet: Refugees in Jordan January 1, 2013
In the region of Qalamoun, Syria, Mennonite Central Committee is giving blankets to these children and many other families who have fled from Homs. Other donors are providing clothes and toys. The children’s names were not used for security reasons.
Winter brings new needs to Syrian refugees November 12, 2012
Syria: Your church can help September 11, 2012
Jameel Dababneh, Caritas Jordan’s emergency response coordinator, welcomes a young Syrian refugee. MCC partners with Caritas Jordan, one of the organizations that welcomes refugees, offers material resources and links them to services.
Welcoming the stranger in Jordan August 23, 2012
During a 2011 visit to Saskatoon, Issa Ebombolo, executive director of Peace Club, a MCC partner organization in Zambia, shares Stephane and Leonie’s excitement about being reunited in Saskatoon.
Family reunited after 16 years of separation July 30, 2012

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