The civil war in Syria has killed over 250,00 people, forced over 11 million from their homes and displaced more than 4.5 million to leave Syria. (CNN, 26 September 2016) In 2013, Youth for Humanity raised over $6,000 through a bake sale to purchase food, clothing and shelter for families living in refugee camps in Turkey.
THAILAND PROJECT (2014)
In 2014, Youth for Humanity partnered with Panels for Progress to fundraise to install two large solar panels on the roof of an orphanage in Thailand’s Amphawa District that would last fifteen years.
AGHAAZ SCHOOL (2015-2016)
Based in Karachi, Pakistan, the volunteer-run Aghaaz School seeks to educate street children. In 2015, Youth for Humanity raised $580 towards the Aghaaz School. The funds raised will go towards the tuition and school supplies of children from low-income families at the school for one year.