#International Rescue Committee

  • Article: Actor Kal Penn’s Crowdfunding Campaign Has Raised $800,000 (and Counting) for Syrian Refugees
    Citizenship

    Actor Kal Penn’s Crowdfunding Campaign Has Raised $800,000 (and Counting) for Syrian Refugees

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 1, 2017

    It all started with a comment from an Instagram troll. Read more

  • Article: New George Clooney Film to Feature Syria’s Heroic White Helmet Volunteers
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    New George Clooney Film to Feature Syria’s Heroic White Helmet Volunteers

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 20, 2016

    The White Helmets, first-responders who have saved thousands in Syria, to be featured for bravery. Read more

  • Article: 1 in 4 Syrian Refugee Children in Lebanon Work 10-Hour Days
    Education

    1 in 4 Syrian Refugee Children in Lebanon Work 10-Hour Days

    By Meghan Werft|Dec. 16, 2016

    These are unacceptable statistics. Read more

  • Video: Game of Thrones cast wants this for year six (of Syria)
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    Game of Thrones cast wants this for year six (of Syria)

    By Meghan Werft|March 14, 2016

    The dire need to help Syrian refugees is one thing GOT members agree on. Read more

  • Article: This is what happens when refugee girls imagine their dream jobs
    Girls & Women

    This is what happens when refugee girls imagine their dream jobs

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 24, 2016

    Imagine you are a girl who has fled conflict in Syria. Read more