Health
 Lebanon
Project #1483

NEF Emergency Appeal to Help Lebanese Families

by Near East Foundation (NEF)
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Summary

An urgent appeal for public support to provide emergency assistance to Lebanese children and families displaced by the escalating crisis.
$2,900
total raised
23
donors
0
monthly donors
10
years active

Challenge

As the conflict escalates in Lebanon, so does its effect on children and families caught in the crossfire. NEF is responding to the immediate and urgent needs of ten of thousands of children and families who have fled their homes and are now living in schools and parks. Others are trapped in their homes without electricity and running water and are unable to meet basic food, medical and hygiene needs.

Solution

Provision of supplemental food, medicines, first aid kits, hygiene kits, sleeping materials for displaced Lebanese families. Priority assistance to children, elderly, disabled & women.

Long-Term Impact

Meeting urgent needs of 1,000 most affected people in the most hard hit areas. Relief will expand to other communities in the region if funding permits.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.nefdev.org
NEF Annual Report Lebanon
De-Mining in Lebanon - Beginning With the South
NEF Credit Workshop for Local NGOs for disabled
Community-Based Credit - Basic Approach

Organization Information

Near East Foundation (NEF)

Location: Syracuse, NY - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.neareast.org
Project Leader:
Rabih Yazbeck
Regional Information Officer
Amman, Jordan

Funded Project!

Thanks to 23 donors like you, a total of $2,900 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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