Tag Archives: Emergency Relief for Syria

Urgent Emergency Relief for Aleppo, Syria

UPDATE DECEMBER 7, 2016 70% of Aleppo has fallen to Regime control including the neighborhood where Mercy-USA has its office and health clinic. During the weekend of December 3rd, 2016 our four remaining field team members attempted to distribute our last food baskets and emergency rations to families but before all could be distributed, the […]

Meat, When There Was None in Aleppo

Mercy-USA distributed 55,000 pounds of lamb to over 6,500 severely needy families in and around Aleppo, Syria at the beginning of December, 2015. There’s nothing much left in many parts of Aleppo, and yet families with small children are somehow surviving there with your help.

Syria: Age-Old Traditions bring New-Age Solutions

On the southern tip of Turkey there’s a verdant valley named Altınözü. Among the rolling hills and olive trees as far as the eye can see, humanity and cooperation is heard in beautiful tones of Turkish and Arabic. This agricultural region is also home to a Syrian refugee camp sheltering more than thirteen hundred refugees […]