Tag Archives: #Syria

Syria Winter Program–Circle of Warmth

In Syria, thousands of internally displaced families are living in tented shelters without the basics for survival. Imagine spending the winter in a tent…  That’s the reality for thousands in Syria and they need your help to survive! Mercy-USA’s winter fuel program helps everyone from Syrian farmers harvesting their olive trees to babies being kept warm […]

Aleppo Field Team Manager Chronicles Her Life Under Siege

Zein alSham has worked for Mercy-USA tirelessly and with extreme passion and concern for the most needy families in Aleppo. Despite being asked to evacuate last summer, Zein stayed behind with three of our other team leaders to make sure our humanitarian aid projects would be implemented to the desperate families. The worst happened and […]

For immediate release: Mercy-USA Response to Aleppo Crisis and Aftermath

UPDATE: JANUARY 17, 2017—All four Mercy-USA field team leaders with their families have been evacuated from E. Aleppo. Mercy-USA is grateful to know of their relative safety.  Mercy-USA for Aid and Development has been providing humanitarian food and medical relief to Syrian families inside the country since 2012. Plymouth, Michigan, December 15, 2016—While the world […]

Stoves & Fuel for Syrian Children and Their Families

With the help of the United Nations and our donors, Mercy-USA is distributing stoves and eco-friendly fuel to warm the homes of at least 35,000 vulnerable people in Syria this winter. Tens of thousands of Syrians have been displaced from their homes in northern Syria from cities like Hama and Aleppo. They are living in […]