Helping kids stay safe at school from COVID-19

Pediatric Covid-19 cases surge in Detroit, Mercy-USA is working to stop the spread as children return to school. As of the third week of August, 2021, Detroit had the highest percentage of pediatric cases of COVID-19 in Michigan, likely due…

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GAZA EMERGENCY

According to the Gaza health ministry on May 19, 2021, 227 people in Gaza have been killed, including 64 children. 1,620 people have been wounded to date. Mercy-USA for Aid and Development is working with our long-time partner, The United…

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Safe Access to Clean Water in Somalia

Here’s what happens in a village in Somalia when you sponsor a well to be built…   Women are empowered! Last year we built a well in the village of Xafad-Somaal. Since then, the community has begun to blossom. The…

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10 Years of Suffering in Syria

“My life was not easy ten years ago before the war started.” Um Hazem, a mother of 9 adult children who she raised alone after her husband abandoned the family. She worked as a farm laborer and pieced together a…

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COVID-19 Response

Water, sanitation and hygiene, known as WASH in the world of humanitarian relief, has been a priority in Mercy-USA’s work since its beginning. The COVID-19 pandemic has made this outreach more urgent and currently our offices worldwide are ramping up…

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Keep Children Warm in Syria This Winter

With your help Mercy-USA is providing protection from the cold for children and their families in Syria. After 9 years of war, Syrian families are exhausted and losing hope. To make things worse, Covid-19 has begun spreading through the camps….

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