The rise of the Islamic State has plunged the Middle East into chaos. The region has been devastated, Christians are being slaughtered, and people of all faiths are being oppressed by terrorists. How can you help? We've put together a list of some organizations that are providing relief in the Middle East and how you can support their efforts.
This post will be updated with more organizations
Roads of Success
Mission: "Roads of Success is dedicated to promoting the unity of the Middle Eastern people and to the equal participation of all citizens in society and governance, and then scale solutions to a local level."
What they do: Provide relief missions to refugee camps for people in the Middle East who have fled to Jordan. Provide food, clothing, and clean water to people living in poverty in Egypt, Jordan, and Syria. Advance human rights and women rights that tackle issues on the grass roots level including: "female genital mutilation, child marriage, sex slavery, women’s rights, spousal abuse, discrimination, lack of higher education and health issues, such as eating disorders, hunger and malnutrition, sanitation, disabilities, childbirth, child rearing, sex slavery and disease such as HIV/AIDS." Conduct medical relief mission in Syria, Egypt, and Jordan.
What can you do? Donate, pray, and fundraise. More details HERE.
Meet members of 'Road to Success' HERE.
Centurion AD Corporation*
Mission: Centurion AD hires former combat veterans to provide humanitarian aid to persecuted Christians and others in immediate hostile dangerous locations.
What they do: Protect, serve, and provide humanitarian aid to Christians who have been persecuted and displaced by the Islamic State. They also bring clothing, food, toys, and prayers to Christians in these hostile regions.
What can you do? Donations can be made to support Centurion AD's missions and provide relief items HERE.
Americans Against ISIS*
Mission: "Americans veterans volunteer and deploy to the Middle East to do what needs to be done. American Veterans of all branches preform 'humanitarian relief' in the hot zones of Iraq to put an end to this regime of genocide and executions."
What can you do? Help this group by donating so they can get better gear and set up new members. Click HERE for more information.
Sons of Liberty International (SOLI)
Mission: "SOLI provides free security consulting and training services to vulnerable populations to enable them to defend themselves against terrorist and insurgent groups."
What they do: SOLI's is currently training Iraqi Christians to fight and defend themselves against ISIS. "Sons of Liberty International (SOLI) provides free military consulting, training, supplies and other services to local security forces defending their people from terrorists and insurgents around the world."
What can you do? To support SOLI's efforts, get more information and donate HERE.
*Recommended to us by Chris Toney