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Earthquake in Italy

  Central Italy has been hit by a magnitude 6.2 quake on August 23. The quake was felt from Bologna in the north of Italy to Naples in the south.   At least 240 people have been killed and hundreds were injured in an earthquake that hit a mountainous area of central Italy, civil protection officials say. Dozens of aftershocks have been reported since. More than 4,300 rescuers are using heavy lifting equipment and their bare hands. Many

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Louisiana Historic Flooding

LOUISIANA HISTORIC FLOODING   Embrace Relief is launching a relief campaign to help victims and families affected by historic flooding in Louisiana! More than two feet of rain has led to record flooding in Louisiana, submerging homes, businesses, and vehicles under feet of water in some cases. At least 8 dead, 40000 homes affected in devastating Louisiana floods. Here are a few links for further information on this historic flooding: COMPLETE COVERAGE

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Fundraiser for the Victims of Somalia Terror Attack is Over

  [caption id="attachment_5178" align="alignleft" width="154"] Match Teacher Hidir Calka[/caption] SOMALIA FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN IS OVER A few months ago, we were shattered by the news of the abhorrent attack against a school bus carrying students, teachers, and staff in Mogadishu, Somalia. Unidentified gunmen in a car had opened fire at the school bus as it was passing four kilometers away from Mogadishu. Three teachers, and three members of

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Embrace Relief Soup Kitchen in Kenya

      In 2014, Embrace Relief has opened up a soup kitchen to serve people in need in Malindi, Kenya in partnership with Omeriye Foundation.         The focus of the soup kitchen was the impoverished Somalian refugee population which found a safe haven in this part of Kenya after years of war and conflict in their own country. Built on a 7,500 sq ft area, the facility has become a beacon of hope not only for the

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West Virginia Flooding

A deluge of 9 inches of rain on parts of West Virginia killed at least 25 people, destroyed or damaged more than 100 homes, knocked out power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses since Thursday. West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has recently confirmed 25 deaths due to the floods. West Virginia's Governor Earl Ray Tomblin has called in hundreds of National Guardsmen to help with search and rescue efforts. Authorities

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Ramadan Iftar Sponsorship

Ramadan is just around the corner! Muslims all over the world have been awaiting for this special timeframe with excitement, and they will soon be celebrating and observing it with joy! It is also known as the season of giving and sharing. This Ramadan, you can help someone in need with Embrace Relief. Now it's possible to extend your helping hand to someone in another part of the world for as little as $3. You can sponsor an iftar (break-fast) for

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Ramadan 2016

Ramadan is just around the corner! Muslims all over the world have been awaiting for this special timeframe with excitement, and they will soon be celebrating and observing it with joy! It is also known as the season of giving and sharing. This Ramadan, you can help someone in need with Embrace Relief. Now it's possible to extend your helping hand to someone in another part of the world for as little as $3*. You can sponsor an iftar (break-fast)

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Mother’s Day Cataract Campaign

GIVE THE GIFT OF VISION THIS MOTHER'S DAY! This mother's day, you can give someone in need the gift of vision in your mother's name and make your mother happy and proud of you! According to research, approximately half the widespread blindness in Africa is due to cataract, which can easily be cured with a simple operation. Embrace Relief volunteers have funded those operations for hundreds of people so far and helped them gain their eyesight back.

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School Supplies For Children In Need

As Youth Island we give importance to education and the future of the youth. There are children who do not have the ability to obtain school supplies necessary for education. We want to provide school supplies for children who are in need in our community. We would like to provide supplies for at least 500 students. To fund this project we will talk to large corporations and companies as well as local businesses and our own community members for

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