Category Projects

18 Jun

Food Drive for North York Women’s Shelter

Northern Lights Relief Foundation FOOD DRIVE RAMADAN 2015 IN SUPPORT OF NORTH YORK’S WOMEN SHELTER Dicle Islamic Society, one of the branches from Anatolian Heritage Federation were able to host their fourth ‘Toronto Ramazan Cadir’ program where they put aid bins to collect food and other necessary needs during month of Ramadan for the people […]

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11 Jun

Boston Marathon Tragedy

Three people died in the bombing near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The suspects shot an MIT police officer, on the night of April 18. Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick, Menino and the fund’s administrator Kenneth Feinberg shared details about the One Fund, which was initially launched with a $1 million donation from Boston-based […]

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11 Jun

Food Donation

Poverty is a one of the biggest problems in America. There are more than 300,000 people living in poverty. To help solve this problem we have organized food drives, collected and distributed canned food. Embrace Relief has distributed more than 30,000 Lbs of food in 2012 and more than 40,000 Lbs in 2013. We plan […]

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11 Jun

Help the Elderly

Embrace Relief encourages its volunteers to help the elderly. Visit them. Shop with them. Cook for them. Make them an emergency storm pack. Read for them. Call them. Plant flowers for them. Bake them a birthday cake. Go on a walk with them. Help them with their small house repairs. Embrace Relief has been continuing […]

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11 Jun

Kimse Yok Mu Relief Foundation

Embrace Relief recieved $150,000 donation from Turkish relief organization, Kimse Yok Mu. KYM launched an aid campaign to help the victims of sandy, expressed to be the most violent hurricane of the last 30 years.

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11 Jun

1001 Kids for Sandy Relief

“1001 Kids for Sandy Relief ” project was initiated by Embrace Relief , Peace Islands Institute, Turkish Cultural Center, Brooklyn Amity School, Pioneer Academy of Science, Putnam Academy of Science and FEBA to encourage our kids to volunteer in disaster areas like Staten Island, NY, Hoboken, NJ and Rockaway NY. 1001 Kids donated money from […]

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11 Jun

Oklahoma Tornado Victims

Embrace Relief corporately worked with Raindrop Helping Hands to help the tornado victims in Moore OK. A tornado rolled through a suburb of Oklahoma City, destroying everything in its path. The tornado wrecked two schools a medical center, and dozens of neighborhoods. 24 people were killed including 9 children, and hundreds were injured. Many were […]

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11 Jun

Hurricane Sandy Relief Works

Embrace Relief VOLUNTEERS HELPED RESIDENTS IN LOWER EAST SIDE MANHATTAN. Lower East Side was one of the neighborhoods that was most affected by Hurricane Sandy on Monday October 29, 2012. Especially the elderly and handicapped suffered by the loss of power, telephone and other essential services. The Embrace Relief and GOLES (Good Old Lower East […]

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11 Jun

Dormitory Van , Turkey

After the earthquake of 7.2 magnitude more than 600 people died and many were injured. Many buildings collapsed and most were damaged. Embrace Relief sent food, blankets and clothes to be distributed at Van. Many were left homeless, so Embrace Relief set up tents to provide temporary housing for the victims. Embrace Relief responds quickly […]

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11 Jun

Earthquake in Van, Turkey

Embrace Relief  immediately started a campaign to help victims of earthquake in Van, Turkey The Turkish-American community feels sad about the strong earthquake which struck eastern Turkey with a 7.2 magnitude on Sunday, October 23rd. Officials say the death toll in the powerful earthquake that hit eastern Turkey is 604 and as many people are […]

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