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19 May 2005 description

Jakarta, Indonesia (IOCC) - The group of Indonesian men and women, mostly young people, gathered in the large hotel meeting room here to learn about counseling survivors of the South Asia tsunami.

There was only one catch - many of these psychology students and mental health professionals were themselves tsunami survivors.

13 Apr 2005 description

International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is working both independently and with our partners (the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and Southeast Asia and local church officials in Indonesia, Church World Service, and Save the Children) to provide emergency assistance to vulnerable families and individuals affected by the earthquakes and tsunamis in Southeast Asia.
Since the tsunami on December 26, 2004, IOCC and its partners have been implementing the following activities:

10 Feb 2005 description

International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), a humanitarian aid agency of Orthodox Christians, and its partners are responding to the South Asia tsunami with airlifts of humanitarian supplies and other forms of assistance in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia.

24 Jan 2005 description

Baltimore (IOCC) - A wave of caring is sweeping across the country in the form of "Gift of the Heart" health kits being assembled for victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami.

Orthodox Christians young and old are assembling the health kits for shipment to the tsunami-affected countries in response to an appeal by International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC). From national Church organizations to the smallest parish, thousands of kits are being made.

31 Dec 2004 description

Baltimore (IOCC), December 31, 2004 - International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is stepping up its emergency response to Sunday's massive earthquake/tsunami in South Asia by working through its ecumenical and Orthodox Church partners to deliver life-saving relief supplies.

IOCC is working with His Eminence Metropolitan Nikitas of the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and Southeast Asia to extend the network of church-based humanitarian relief in the region.

"IOCC stands ready to support the Metropolitanate in this effort with financial, material and human …

28 Dec 2004 description

Baltimore (IOCC), December 28, 2004 - International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is joining with its partner Church World Service to respond immediately to the massive earthquake disaster throughout Southern Asia. Together with CWS, IOCC is developing a regional response to the crisis, focusing initially on hardest-hit areas in Sri Lanka, Indonesia, India, and elsewhere, and CWS disaster assessment and relief teams are on their way to the region now.

The fourth largest earthquake in recorded history has wreaked major destruction across nearly a dozen countries in Southern Asia.

27 Dec 2004 description

Baltimore (IOCC) -- International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is joining with its partner Church World Service to respond immediately to the massive earthquake disaster throughout Southern Asia. Together with CWS, IOCC is developing a regional response to the crisis, focusing initially on hardest-hit areas in Sri Lanka, India, Indonesia, and elsewhere, and CWS assessment and relief teams are on their way to the region now.

The fourth largest earthquake in recorded history has wreaked major destruction across approximately a dozen countries in Southern Asia.