Meeting needs in eastern Congo January 1, 2013
Laith Eskander
First person: Laith Eskander January 1, 2013
Syrian refugee family
Not home yet: Refugees in Jordan January 1, 2013
On assignment: MCC warehouse manager
On assignment: MCC warehouse manager January 1, 2013
reuniting families
Reuniting families in Canada January 1, 2013
Mark Schroeder (left), his daughter Brin and his father Arlyss, seen here in 2009, regularly help with MCC’s meat canning when it comes to North Newton, Kan.
A family affair: volunteers and MCC’s meat canning December 4, 2012
Chea Muoy Kry, executive director of Women Peacemakers in Cambodia, believes that training young people, including those gathered around her, is the best way to change attitudes toward gender issues, domestic violence, sexual violence and other relevant topics.
Cambodia: MCC addresses domestic abuse December 4, 2012
Cherise Kovack, of Brownstown, Pa., shops for Christmas decorations at the Re-Uzit Shop of New Holland (Pa.) on Nov. 29.
MCC thrift shops offer Christmas bargains, treasures December 4, 2012
IVEP participant, For a year Saykham Thipphasone (left) is living with host family, Rebecca and Vinh Huynh and their children, Lien, 7, Tai, 3 and Mai-Anh, 5. Previously the Huynhs have hosted students from six other countries.
Host family shares God’s love with others December 3, 2012
Mbonye Buhunda, 38, her husband and their six children, including Mapenli, 11 and Ishara, 13, pictured, have been displaced repeatedly. Within the past several months, they fled their home in North Kivu, lived in tents at a school near Goma for two months, tried to return home in mid-November but were chased back to the school in Goma, only to run again when rebel group M23 took over Goma.
Displaced Congolese displaced again November 30, 2012
MCC supports $1.3-million food assistance in Syria November 26, 2012
In Beit Lahia, Gaza, on July 4, 2012, Palestinians walk near buildings that have not been rebuilt since the Israeli airstrikes in the 2008-2009 war. Current Israeli airstrikes continue to cause death and destruction in Gaza as Israel and Hamas, the ruling party in the Gaza Strip, launch rockets at each other.
MCC helps 120 Gazan families whose homes were bombed November 21, 2012
In the region of Qalamoun, Syria, Mennonite Central Committee is giving blankets to these children and many other families who have fled from Homs. Other donors are providing clothes and toys. The children’s names were not used for security reasons.
Winter brings new needs to Syrian refugees November 12, 2012
Mothers and daughters learn about HIV in Tanzania November 7, 2012