This refugee settlement in southern Lebanon is composed almost entirely of people from the same village in Syria. These sheds are not equipped for winter and will flood with heavy rains. (MCC photo/Sarah Adams)
New grant provides shelter for Syrian refugees October 23, 2013
Gerald Heimpel, Toby Penner, Andrew Keeler and Stanley Toews, left to right, are working on the MCC mobile meat canner from October 2013 to April 2014. (MCC Photo/John Hillegass)
Connecting through canned meat October 15, 2013
Tyalor Ward with day camp students
Summer Service program offers important opportunities October 11, 2013
Sue Eagle, left, a coordinator of Indigenous Work for MCC Canada, pulls away a blanket, symbolizing the loss of Indigenous land and rights, during an exercise called “The Loss of Turtle Island.” The group exercise in Newton, Kan., was hosted by MCC Central States to strengthen awareness of Indigenous issues in the region.
Mennonites unsettled by Native American history October 7, 2013
Former MCC Central States Executive Director John Stoesz of Newton, Kan., is advocating for Dakota land justice as he rides his recumbent trike 2,000 miles across southern Minnesota during September and October.
Triking for Dakota land justice October 7, 2013
Intern JeaHyun Nham stands with Lynn Roth of Mennonite World Conference at the Mennonite Central Committee United Nations Office where she works.
Intern brings Korean voice for reconciliation to UN October 3, 2013
India harvesting rice
Soma Chakraborty
First person: Soma Chakraborty October 1, 2013
supporting education in India
Opening doors to learning in India October 1, 2013
Eastern Congo
On assignment: Eastern Congo coordinator October 1, 2013
Nellia Mudenda
A mission of hope October 1, 2013
Myrl Nofziger
Giving as a way of life September 11, 2013
Frances Stauffer
Labor of love: 46 years of sewing for relief sale September 3, 2013
Leonel Elias, a Seeder from Mexico, lived in La Palma, Colombia, where he shared his knowledge of gardening and became friends with many in the rural community.
MCC’s Seed program expands into Bolivia August 30, 2013
Participants from all over the Middle East participated in this peacebuilding training, offered last September by the Coptic Evangelical Organization of Social Services (CEOSS), an MCC partner in Egypt. Although formal trainings like this one are hampered by the current political violence in Egypt, many Christians and Muslim peacemakers are at work in communities and towns throughout Egypt.
Despite violence, MCC work in Egypt continues August 22, 2013

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