Monthly Archives: August 2014

Yazidis, Chaldeans, and Assyrians Receive Aid

Here is the latest note from our national partners in Iraq. With over a million refugees seeking safety and shelter in the north, the needs will continue for months to come…“Dear Friends, – To date we have been able to secure and spend $5,500 on medicine and medical supplies; $7,000 for food for Yazidis […]

August 21st, 2014|Categories: Iraq|Tags: |Comments Off on Yazidis, Chaldeans, and Assyrians Receive Aid

Diapers, Clothes, and Eighty Kilos of Formula

“We are mostly working with refugee families staying in homes, schools, churches and parks, – while the UN and local government are helping those in the camps. Today our team visited a school housing 530 people. We handed out 80 kilos of baby milk formula, diapers and clothes for ladies and kids.”“Our Lord is […]

August 15th, 2014|Categories: Iraq|Tags: |Comments Off on Diapers, Clothes, and Eighty Kilos of Formula

Medical Help for Refugees

“This morning the Yazidi families received a week’s supply of food. 5000$ worth of medication has been purchased and sorted. We have been working with 450 Christian families occupying two school buildings and a preschool floor. Forty prescription lists have been refilled. Oral rehydration solution in sippy cups was a big attraction. Diapers, soap, […]

August 12th, 2014|Categories: Iraq|Tags: |Comments Off on Medical Help for Refugees

Food and Mattresses for Yazidis

Our national partners were able to send us this quick report this morning and express their deepest thanks for your prayers and very generous support:“A Yazidi official fought back tears while expressed his gratitude to the Christians that have answered the cries of his people. Yazidi families in Hawler have taken in from ten […]

August 11th, 2014|Categories: Iraq|Tags: |Comments Off on Food and Mattresses for Yazidis

Food for Refugees in Erbil

Thanks for the outpouring of support! Today, programs were started in three main locations in Erbil packed with hundreds of refugees – men, women, and children of all ages. Our partners are working to find food, medicine and mattresses.The fighting continues on both sides, the Erbil – Kirkuk line and the Erbil – Dohuk line. […]

August 8th, 2014|Categories: Iraq|Tags: |Comments Off on Food for Refugees in Erbil

Iraq Refugee Crisis

“Churches in Erbil are working very hard to stand with and support thousands of displaced Christians…” They need our help. We have ways that you can join with them and us in this effort. Last night the US airstrikes helped, but it remains uncertain if that will be enough to keep ISIS from invading Erbil or […]

August 8th, 2014|Categories: Iraq|Tags: |Comments Off on Iraq Refugee Crisis