To raise awareness of the refugee crisis in Syria and Iraq and $10,000 to aid in the care of people in the camps.
Shelter From the Storm
In partnership with the District of Mission and the Mennonite Central Committee we are hosting a benefit concert at the Clarke Theatre on January 21, 2016 to raise awareness of, and funds to address the refugee crisis in Syria and Iraq.
MCC has 27 ongoing projects delivering emergency relief. Providing food and rent assistance as well as essential items such as relief and hygiene kits, clothing and kitchen supplies. MCC is also supporting peacebuilding work, education for displaced children, trauma healing and will provide supplies to keep people warm this winter.