Syria

Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Mon, 12/14/2015
We love to hear from our Challenge teams, so we were thrilled to receive this blog post, photos and video from Eirini Moutzouri of the Big Ben School of Languages Team in Athens, Greece. We're... Read more
Posted by International Rescue Committee on
Mon, 11/30/2015
Photo courtesy Adrea Falcon, IRC Syrian refugee boys gleefully don masks and play games, briefly escaping the stress and violence they face working on the streets of Beirut. Maher (center), an... Read more
Posted by International Rescue Committee on
Tue, 10/20/2015
Nine-year-old Dilovan and his family were forced to flee the violence in Syria and find refuge in Iraqi Kurdistan’s Koya Town, where there was no school available for refugees. When the IRC worked... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Tue, 09/01/2015
Images courtesy Wyoming Public Media and UN Imagine you have to run away from your home suddenly because of fighting and bombs being dropped in your neighborhood. You flee so quickly, you have to... Read more
Posted by Susan West on
Wed, 03/26/2014
The “Dead 2 Red” ultra marathon raised awareness and support for the more than 9 million Syrians who remain in urgent need of assistance three years after their country erupted into conflict. This... Read more
Posted by Rachael Ruble on
Thu, 10/10/2013
Rawda Muhammad Awad is a 29-year-old widowed mother of five children, ranging from ages 4-8. Her husband was a street vendor in Syria who passed away from a bomb blast that fell in the street where he was selling fruit. Read more