Your support has allowed us to be close to a few displaced families from Iraq, Syria and Pakistan through another difficult year. Thanks to your donations they received necessary medical care, food and hygen products, including soaps and disinfectants that have helped to protect adults and children from exposure to the Covid-19 virus. With your support the past year was full of positive and happy moments that we shared with those in need around us.
Thanks to everyone who donated to us so that we can support others. Thank you for your trust and generosity. Hoping to continue to spread the love together in 2023, we wish you a happy and healthy new year!
Life for displaced families in Greece gets tougher by the day. At the moment, most of the displaced families we support here in Crete are composed of single mothers (widowed or divorced) and young children and this makes them particularly vulnerable. While waiting for the asylum, these families are somehow protected by governamental and European agencies. However, once their request are accepted or refused, they are left to fend for themselves.
With your donations we aim to give them and their children the dignity they deserve. We organize Greek and English lessons so that women are capable to find work. Then we help with housing, food insecurity and we facilitate and ensure the children go to school. Small things, like being able to afford bus tickets, make an ocean of difference to finding work or receiving an education.
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