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- 05/15/14--09:27: _Soma Mining Disaster
- 05/18/14--14:15: _Flood in Bosnia
- 11/24/14--08:29: _Food Drive
- 01/01/15--08:39: _Food Drive at the S...
- 01/17/15--09:25: _Health
- 03/10/15--11:49: _Syrian Refugees
- 03/20/15--08:06: _Lumina University B...
- 11/06/15--15:27: _The Kick-off for 20...
- 11/24/15--08:44: _TEXAS Bastrop Count...
- 12/08/15--09:32: _SCHOOL FOR SYRIAN C...
- 04/19/16--08:19: _Earthquake in Ecuad...
- 04/21/16--06:00: _Houston Needs Your ...
- 04/21/16--07:12: _I Am My Neighbors’ ...
- 09/07/16--13:03: _Coins for Kids
- 08/19/17--12:41: _Chicago Education Fund
- 08/27/17--20:01: _Hurricane Harvey
- 10/05/17--09:07: _Help Puerto Rico
- 11/25/17--09:22: _Iran-Iraq Earthquake
- 02/15/18--11:58: _Refugee Relief
- 05/15/14--09:27: Soma Mining Disaster
- 05/18/14--14:15: Flood in Bosnia
- 11/24/14--08:29: Food Drive
- 01/01/15--08:39: Food Drive at the Shop Rite Palisades Park
- 01/17/15--09:25: Health
- 03/10/15--11:49: Syrian Refugees
- 03/20/15--08:06: Lumina University Book Drive
- 11/06/15--15:27: The Kick-off for 2015 Blanket Drive
- 11/24/15--08:44: TEXAS Bastrop County Fire Relief
- 12/08/15--09:32: SCHOOL FOR SYRIAN CHILDREN
- 04/19/16--08:19: Earthquake in Ecuador and Japan
- 04/21/16--06:00: Houston Needs Your Help! Historic Flooding in Houston
- 04/21/16--07:12: I Am My Neighbors’ Neighbor
- 09/07/16--13:03: Coins for Kids
- 08/19/17--12:41: Chicago Education Fund
- 08/27/17--20:01: Hurricane Harvey
- 10/05/17--09:07: Help Puerto Rico
- 11/25/17--09:22: Iran-Iraq Earthquake
- 02/15/18--11:58: Refugee Relief
On May 13,2014 a mining disaster claimed the lives of nearly 300 miners in Soma in Manisa, Turkey. According to reports the death toll is still rising. The disaster was caused by a fire in the mine. Efforts were made to save the victims, however, only 88 have been rescued. On behalf of Embrace Relief […]
Thousands had to leave their homes on Saturday May 11, when the worst flood in over a 100 years hit Bosnia and Serbia. at least 35 people died from the flood and more tens of thousands were left homeless. Thousands were evacuated but some are still trapped in their homes by the flood. The flood […]
Since summer of 2014, Embrace Relief has donated over 58,000 pounds of fresh meat to families in need. During the summer months, Embrace Relief donated 17,000 pounds to people in Haiti, Dominican Republic, Kenya and Tanzania. In October 2014, we have donated 41,000 pounds of fresh meat to needy families and shelters all across the […]
Embrace Relief & Turkish Cultural Center Bergen facilitated a food drive at the Shop Rite Palisades Park on December 18th,2014 from 2 pm to 8 pm. At the entrance of the store volunteers distribute food drive flyers that is shown below and while customers were shopping, they bought extra items to donate.At the end of the day […]
Embrace Relief is committed to providing support for the improvement of the health of people. We help provide this support through programs such as the hospital in Haiti and the Cataracts surgeries in Africa. Through these programs, not only do we provide much needed medical help to impoverished lands, but we also improve the lives […]
Our efforts began in the fall of 2013 Our efforts began in the fall of 2013, when a small group of community leaders from a northern Virginia took a trip to Turkey. One of the many places this group visited was a refugee camp. The visit to the camp made an immediate impression on these […]
Lumina University was established in 2010 in Bucharest, Romania. In 2014, Lumina established two courses of study taught in English; Business Management and International Relations. The University is also developing several other majors taught in English to be offered int he coming years including banking, finance, accounting, IT and more. Our goal was to collect […]
It’s officially here! The press release of the annual blanket drive for Syrian refugees was held on November 5th at the Fairfax County Government Center in Virginia. Our world is experiencing the biggest refugee crisis since WWII with approximately 60 million refugees on the face of the Earth. One of the biggest catalysts of this huge […]
Texas Needs Your Help! Embrace Relief Raising Funds for the Texas Bastrop County fire relief. 4,582 acres of forest and 64 homes are lost because of the Texas Bastrop County fire! Please click the links below for news coverage: KVUE-ABC local TV channel: Statesman Newspaper -1 Statesman Newspaper -2 Please send us your […]
Embrace Relief has initiated a project to the benefit of the Syrian refugees currently residing in Turkey by providing them with quality education. In order to facilitate this project, Embrace Relief has committed to sponsoring the costs of a private school run by Syrian refugees in Istanbul for a whole year, which provides education […]
As the international aid pours in to Ecuador and Japan after powerful earthquakes hit these two countries, Embrace Relief is also initiating a disaster relief campaign to help people. The 7.8-magnitude quake, which struck Ecuador Saturday night, has killed at least 413 people so far according to the official reports. More than 2,500 people were […]
Houston Needs Your Help! Historic Flooding in Houston! Greater Houston Metro Area Flooding Relief Campaign It is time to show our solidarity with our fellow Houstonians: Embrace Relief is launching a relief campaign to help victims and families affected by historic flooding in Houston Metro area. More than 13 inches of rain fell in […]
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I AM MY NEIGHBORS’ NEIGHBOR A story about Bastrop County, TX, our neighboring community from Embrace Relief SW Time after time we are told to live our lives by loving our neighbors just as we love ourselves. We’ve been taught this concept from family members that came before us and we’ve read about this […]
“Coins for Kids,” is a chapter project that empowers children to help other kids in communities with great needs. Children are asked to raise money that will be used for Embrace Relief projects that support kids’ educations. We believe that it is important to teach kids how to give back and who to give back […]
CHICAGO EDUCATION FUND Embrace Relief will be establishing a scholarship fund for college Students. As many of you know, Embrace Relief is dedicated to assisting our local communities in need and helping those who are financially struggling. The cost of higher education in the United States is incredibly high and is only continuing […]
HELP PEOPLE AFFECTED BY HURRICANE HARVEY! Hurricane Harvey makes heavy landfall in Texas, causing major flooding throughout towns and cities. The Lone Star State is facing catastrophic flooding and devastation, including greater Houston area. In collaboration with Enes Kanter Foundation, Embrace Relief is launching a relief campaign to help victims and families affected by Hurricane Harvey […]
HELP FOR PUERTO RICO Puerto Rico is suffering its history’s biggest natural disaster. While still recovering from Hurricane Irma two weeks prior, Hurricane Maria completely destroyed the island’s power grid, leaving all 3.4 million residents without electricity for an indefinite period of time. Communication networks are crippled across the island, approximately 80 percent of the territory’s agriculture is […]
IRAN-IRAQ EARTHQUAKE On November 12, an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 occurred on the Iran-Iraq border. The quake, which reached a depth of 23 km (just over 14 miles) according to the US Geological Survey, was felt across the region with aftershocks hitting Pakistan, Lebanon, Kuwait and Turkey, news agencies in those countries […]
Every day we wake up in beds, warm blankets wrapped on our bodies and soft pillows beneath our heads. We walk into our bathrooms and draw hot water in which to wash our faces and brush our teeth. We enjoy a hot cup of coffee and breakfast. These are things that we take for […]