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Reflections for Great Lent: An Introduction

Through Great and Holy Lent, the Church draws us into repentance and renewal. Through the fast, we attend to our spiritual well-being, seeking deeper communion with our good and loving God.

Ukraine Response: One Year Later

IOCC has been helping people affected by the conflict in Ukraine for the last year—both people displaced in their own country and those who fled as refugees.

Syria and Turkey: Earthquake Response

IOCC is working closely with partners on the ground to meet the immediate needs of those displaced and to identify the most effective and responsible next steps.

Uganda: Supporting Ebola Response

Working with the Uganda Orthodox Medical Bureau, IOCC support provided much-needed equipment and supplies to combat and contain the Ebola outbreak in Uganda.

Ukraine: Resources, Connection Ease Displacement

An IOCC-supported resource center in Ukraine is helping thousands of people who have fled conflict and need help to provide for themselves and their families in a new city.

Your Impact this Great Lent

All of us at IOCC are grateful to work with dedicated supporters like you. As a small token of thanks, IOCC offers resources to support your Lenten journey of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving.

Help Earthquake Survivors Today

In Syria, IOCC’s Church partner is providing emergency items, including food, to survivors of the devastating earthquakes.

UPDATE: Earthquake Response Latest

IOCC continues working with partners to get resources to those in need across the region affected by Monday’s earthquakes.