Blog

#
Aug 3, 2018, 2:44 PM
Ibrahim, 8, has a severe hearing impairment. In their home in Syria, his parents were able to purchase hearing aids, but because of the conflict they couldn’t get them repaired when they failed. When the family ...
#
Aug 1, 2018, 3:11 AM
Whenever I visit an IOCC project site, I'm amazed by the impact a small change can make. And Ethiopia is a place where a little goes a very long way. Over the years, we've shared stories of how your gifts have helped improve lives in Ethiopia ...
#
Jul 25, 2018, 3:39 PM
IOCC is supporting immediate basic needs like access to food. Through partner Apostoli, the humanitarian arm of the Archdiocese of Athens, IOCC will distribute prepaid grocery cards to families affected by the fires, allowing them to purchase ...
#
Jul 18, 2018, 1:01 PM
You are central to this organization’s growth; your financial support and generous gifts of time offer hope to those facing great hardship. Visit our Year in Review today and learn how your support has made an impact over the last year.
#
Jul 2, 2018, 9:23 AM
In response to the needs of refugees and migrants in Greece, IOCC partner Apostoli opened a ...
#
Jun 12, 2018, 1:59 PM
On a recent visit to headquarters by IOCC Georgia Project Manager Zaza Matcharashvili (pictured, center), Executive Director and CEO Dean Triantafilou (left) pulled out this memento ...
#
Jun 6, 2018, 5:36 PM
Urgent Action volunteers are urgently needed in Maryland
#
May 25, 2018, 2:56 PM
Back in Syria, Mohammad—a father of seven—worked as a mechanic. He had completed a bachelor’s degree and held a good job. But when conflict broke out in Syria ...
#
May 24, 2018, 3:32 PM
IOCC met Samirawit in 2013, when she was 10 and living with her grandmother in Debre Markos. She received her first pair of shoes through an IOCC project to raise awareness ...
#
May 24, 2018, 11:13 AM
Giant beans are laid out to dry at the agricultural association Agroka in the village of Lakommata, outside Kastoria, Greece.