Magazine article Washington Report on Middle East Affairs

ANERA Hosts Solidarity Iftars

Magazine article Washington Report on Middle East Affairs

ANERA Hosts Solidarity Iftars

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To help fund its continuing assistance to refugees in Gaza, the West Bank and Lebanon, American Near East Refugee Aid (ANERA) held a series of fund-raising iftars across the country this past Ramadan. During their events in Richmond, VA, Portland, OR, Seattle, New Orleans and Washington, DC, ANERA staffexplained the critical assistance their organization provides to some of most vulnerable individuals in the Middle East, and asked attendees to provide as much financial assistance as possible.

Year-round, ANERA assists refugees in the Levant through their health, education and economic development programs. The organization also supplies food packages during the holy month of Ramadan so that poor families can partake in the fast-breaking iftar meal. In addition, ANERA offers emergency assistance whenever manmade or natural catastrophes strike. …

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