Throughout her college years in Arabic literature faculty, Lama benefited from the student grant program provided by SARC in Swaida. ”the student grant, despite it was simple, it helped me a lot and lessened my university spending burden especially when it comes to transportation fares.” For Lama, this grant was a favor that should be paid back. Thus, not surprisingly, she has volunteered in SARC, with sheer determination and strong desire after her graduation. Today, at the relief department in Syrian Arab Red Crescent – Swaida Branch, Lama sits to her computer, busy while completing different tasks. She returned to… Read More »
On 20 January 2019, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered a relief aid convoy to a three new areas in the eastern rural of Daraa. The convoy consisted of 34 trucks carrying 7,000 food parcels and the same number as flour bags. The aid which supported by WFP will be distributed to beneficiary families in the three areas as follows: ( Naseeb 2000 parcels, algeza 3500 parcels, ghasem 1,500 parcels). Thus, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent in Daraa has provided humanitarian aid to 33,230 families in 14 areas in the framework of the new distribution cycle launched on 28 December… Read More »
In Al-Mshairfeh village in Rural Jableh, Um Raghad (32 y), lives with her six daughters -four of them are handicapped. Her husband passed away a few years ago leaving the family under difficult living conditions. The mother patiently looks after the girls and dedicate huge efforts to have them straight-A students at their school. The mother welcomed SARC volunteers with an unexpected warm smile at her small house, with a balcony viewing to the mountain, where she can have some rest. Welcoming SARC’s Hygiene promotion volunteers, she insisted to serve them some hot tea. “For your visit warms my heart,… Read More »
On 15 January 2019, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent enterd a humanitarian aid convoy to Dael and om almayathen in the rural of Daraa, the convoy Which Consists of 38 truck carried food Material provided by the WFP. the aid Included 7580 food parcels and the same number as flour bags, and the work is under way to distribute them to the residents of the Mentioned areas.
When Fatima (4 y) smiled in front of the camera, she moved everyone’s emotions around her making them smile back, especially SARC volunteers, her old friends. She has known them since 6 years ago when she left with her family their home in Kafer Zita in Hama to Lattakia because of the tough circumstances. Her mother is the only breadwinner of the family as her husband is handicapped. She knew about SARC services in Lattakia and got her share of food parcels and hygiene kits provided periodically by hygiene promotion team for cerebral palsy people. Fatima keeps by heart the… Read More »