During the first half of April 2017 SARC’s Disasters Management Unit – Damascus Branch distributed a total of 3350 Hygiene Kit for Special Needs at the Maysat center in Damascus. The number of beneficiaries was 850 newborns, children and 2,500 elderly, provided by the German Red Cross, in addition to 350 health baskets provided by the International Committee of the Red Cross. The distribution process is carried out according to a follow-up mechanism, to ensure the health status of the beneficiary and the extent of his periodic needs, to alleviate the suffering of the most vulnerable people, according to the principles… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent Organization (SARC) deeply regrets the injury of two member staff in SARC- Idlib branch, and the heavy damages of ambulances and vehicles due to an intended explosion with a booby-trapped motorcycle at the entrance of the branch on Thursday, April 13, 2017. SARC strongly condemns the explosion as it is not the first bombing attack on SARC- Idlib branch. The Syrian Arab Red Crescent calls on all parties to respect the Red Crescent logo, protect humanitarian volunteers and ensure their safety in order to carry out their humanitarian duties with commitment to the principles of… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent in cooperation with the World Food Program managed to deliver 62,452 tons of humanitarian relief aid to Harabesh neighborhood in Deir Ezzour city on Wednesday, April19, 2017. The relief aid was deliverd via three air drops and contained cooking oil, sugar, rice, lentils, salt, and bulgur to match the needs of 1500 families there. In its turn, SARC will manage all collection, transfer and distribution process in coordination with the Relief sub-committee in Deir Ezzour governorate. It is worth to mention that SARC has renewed the beneficiaries’ relief aid cards during the first quarter of… Read More »
SARC’s Ladies (Social Committee) Damascus branch were organized an entertaining day for 150 students On the occasion of distribution of school certificate. The participant students have been given winter clothes and had a lunch meal in the park. The activity aims to bring joy to the hearts of children.
Psychological Support Team in SARC Lattakia branch held a celebration in the cultural center of Al-Haffeh in Lattakia countryside with participation of more than 250 children . The event coincided with Mother’s Day and comes at the end of the vocational training for women. PSS team had trained the children on dances, acting and singing performances before the event . The event also included honoring of women participating in the vocational support activities carried out by the team during the last months at the Cultural Center in Al-Haffeh.