Blog: The Middle East

A Father for Syria's Families

Refugee Families in Jordan

A father of six children, Fathi* and his family are among many Syrians who have fled to survive the ongoing danger, no longer able to generate income in the war-torn land. He was always a hard worker and ached to provide for his children, so they entered Jordan. So many others like him with the same idea had already begun to take a toll on the Jordanian economy, so we knew GHNI needed to get involved, but how?

Urgent Appeal from the President of GHNI

Dear Friends,

This is Hal Jones, President of GHNI. I just returned from another week in Jordan and meetings with our partners and friends in Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, and Jordan. As a father and grandfather, my heart was broken as we extended love and help to Syrians.

Girls’ Class Motivates Community

Just one year ago the finishing touches were being put on the House of Ruth, a community center in rural Jordan.  Now the center is bringing help and hope to women and children of all ages! The GHNI-Jordan team has more great news in their latest update.

Books to Aspiring University Students

From the desk of Regional Field Leader Jeff Latsa, we receive a hearty thanks to those who contribute to the work in Turkey. Now many more students have a chance at a higher education and better jobs to support their families.

O Town, Turkey

“Last month, with the help of many of you, Dr. K was able to deliver 50 sets of University Test Prep Books to poor Zaza students in the community where we usually work.