Blurb: MCC scales up food response in Syria to aid 25,000 people through difficult winter months and provide a respite for their host community.
November 23, 2012
WINNIPEG, Man. — As the conflict in war-stricken Syria continues to claim lives and destroy livelihoods, the number of people facing hunger has jumped to 2 million.
Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) is scaling up its emergency food response in Syria by providing just over $1.3 million of assistance through MCC’s account at the Canadian Foodgrains Bank.