Year after typhoon, MCC still rebuilding in Philippines

Nov 24, 2014 by and

One year after Typhoon Haiyan destroyed the house of Dominga Arias in the Philippines, the 50-year-old widow and mother of three has a new home with a more spacious bedroom than before. The simple wood...

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Philippines typhoon recovery aims for lasting results

Aug 18, 2014 by and

Since Typhoon Haiyan devastated communities in the Philippines last November, Mennonite Central Committee has been helping residents such as Virginia Pagatan restore what took only hours to destroy. Pagatan,...

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MCC helps prepare young Gazan leaders

Jun 23, 2014 by and

KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip — Twelve-year-old Siraa Moghrabi crouches beside student after student, helping the 6- and 7-year-olds and their mothers arrange flowers on their art projects. Moghrabi dreams of...

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Syrian refugee girls find light and hope at Lebanon center

Jun 9, 2014 by and

Damaris, a 13-year-old Syrian refugee, still waits for her father to come home. More than five months ago, she quit school when fighting between government and opposition forces began in her family’s Aleppo...

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MCC appeals for emergency aid to South Sudan

Apr 28, 2014 by and

Mennonite Central Committee is requesting donations to support the people of South Sudan who are suffering trauma and extreme hunger as they flee an armed conflict in their new nation. More than 800,000 people...

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