August 12th 2020, Student 2 Student Partnered with the Chaldean American Student Association of Wayne State University to have a socially distaced Kayak Fundraiser. It was a sucess and the attendes had a great time!
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Through the generous donations MERCI has received, you have helped keep some major medical clinics alive and working for the people in Iraq. Within the last week, the following clinics have received funds from MERCI to purchase medications and supplies: • St. Joseph clinic in Ankawa – $3000 • St. Shmoney clinic in Ankawa – […]
Alarming Situation of 130,000 Refugees and Other Grave Matters THE ALARMING SITUATION OF THE REFUGEES WARNING OF A DISASTER YET MORE DREADFUL +Louis Raphael Sako Chaldean Patriarch of Babylon President of the Assembly of the Catholic Bishops in Iraq Baghdad – Iraq, 10 August 2014 Death and sickness are taking hold of the children and elderly […]
Washington, D.C. Thursday, July 31, 2014 On Thursday July 31, 2014 , on the Capitol Hill and at the White House a unified delegation of Iraqi American Christian leaders, “Chaldeans, Syriac, Assyrians,” advocated relentlessly for the plight of Christians who are now facing beyond-brutal and viscous atrocities and annihilation by ISIS (ISIL) in Mosul and […]
Project Justice a program that is part of our St Thomas Chaldean diocese and was established in 2014 in response to 150,000 Christians that were displaced in Iraq. Justice has been working tirelessly for our community and have established a sector of volunteer attorneys and legal professionals who assist refugees with legal issues. These professionals […]
Chaldean Catholic Archbishop Bashar Warda of Irbil, Iraq, gestures alongside Melkite Archbishop Jean-Clement Jeanbart of Aleppo, Syria, during an Aug. 4 news conference at the Knights of Columbus 133rd Supreme Convention in Philadelphia. (CNS photo/Matthew Barrick, Knights of Columbus) Chaldean Archbishop Bashar Matti Warda is currently in the U.S. raising awareness of the desperate humanitarian […]
Adopt A Refugee Family & Help Iraq will have a booth at the event below is the schedule for the event Hosted by: St. Thomas the Apostle Chaldean Catholic Diocese-USA Southfield, MI (July 2015) — On Saturday July 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. a series of speakers and panelist will discuss the plight of […]
In June of 2014, the Islamic State struck quickly and suddenly, its goal: domination of Iraq and Syria, and the eradication of religious and ethnic minorities in the region. The Yazidi community has perhaps suffered the most at the hands of ISIS and its terror-driven tactics. Being the smallest minority in the Iraqi region, […]
MERCI, the medical group under HelpIraq, hosted a fundraiser on Saturday, July 12, 2015, at Farmington Manor, to benefit the 10 medical clinics established in Northern Iraq for the care of displaced refugees. The event provided entertainment which featured renowned singer, Saadoun Jaber: as well as an up-and-coming singer, Dani Kashat as the opening act. […]