IOCC Presents An Evening of Byzantine Chant

IOCC Presents An Evening of Byzantine Chant

Please join International Orthodox Christian Charities for An Evening of Byzantine Chant on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.  Enjoy the timeless cadences of the Eastern Church performed by leading cantors.  A wine reception will follow – all are welcome! The event will take place at...

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Orthodox Community Action Teams Assist in Flood-Ravaged Louisiana

Orthodox Community Action Teams Assist in Flood-Ravaged Louisiana

More than 40,000 homes have been damaged after powerful floods swept across much of Baton Rouge last month.  The race to clean homes before mold and other health hazards set in is a challenge as more hands are needed to help in the short-term response and long-term recovery.  Orthodox Christian...

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IOCC Still Responding to Syrian Families in Aleppo

IOCC Still Responding to Syrian Families in Aleppo

August 24, 2016 (Baltimore, MD) Two million people in Aleppo, Syria, have no access to running water after intensified fighting in the city damaged electrical networks needed to pump water into family homes. Lack of access to safe water in war-torn communities such as Aleppo has created a humanitarian emergency...

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IOCC Sends Flood Relief Efforts for West Virginia

IOCC Sends Flood Relief Efforts for West Virginia

Baltimore, MD — As torrential rain pummeled parts of West Virginia and threatened a new round of flooding, International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) remains on the ground providing emotional and spiritual care and deploying IOCC volunteer clean-up crews to the hard hit towns of Clendenin and Rainelle. His Grace Bishop Thomas...

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IOCC Creates Jobs in Greece

IOCC Creates Jobs in Greece

May 25, 2016 (Baltimore, MD) — For more than a decade, Christos, 38, made a living selling sweets and newspapers at his busy Athens kiosk. But his business took a drastic downturn along with Greece’s economy, making it harder each month to pay rent and grocery bills. With few job...

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IOCC Offers Aid to Ethiopia

IOCC Offers Aid to Ethiopia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IOCC Assists Communities Affected By Drought Emergency in Ethiopia December 21, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) announced that they are releasing emergency funds to respond to the urgent needs of people affected by the worst drought in Ethiopia in decades. IOCC, an ACT Alliance...

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Refugees Are Stranded at Border Crossings in Europe

Refugees Are Stranded at Border Crossings in Europe

      News from our sister ministry, the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), iocc.org  the official international humanitarian organization of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America:   December 14, 2015 Baltimore, MD (IOCC) — Four countries along the Balkans refugee route to Western Europe...

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IOCC Delivers Relief to Bahamas

IOCC Delivers Relief to Bahamas

News from our sister ministry, the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), the official international humanitarian organization of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America: November 4, 2015  (Baltimore, MD)— International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is responding with emergency relief to Hurricane Joaquin survivors on one of the...

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IOCC Helps Syrian Refugees on Chios

IOCC Helps Syrian Refugees on Chios

News from our sister ministry, the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), the official international humanitarian organization of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America: IOCC RELIEF EASES HARDSHIP FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES AND GREEK HOSTS October 20, 2015 (Baltimore, MD)— In spite of worsening weather on...

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IOCC Responds to Flooding by Hurricane Joaquin

IOCC Responds to Flooding by Hurricane Joaquin

News from our sister ministry, the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), the official international humanitarian organization of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IOCC RESPONDS TO FLOOD RAVAGED COMMUNITIES IN SOUTH CAROLINA AND BAHAMAS  October 6, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) — While the...

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IOCC Relief Reaches Children Displaced by Ukraine Conflict

IOCC Relief Reaches Children Displaced by Ukraine Conflict

October 2, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is responding to the urgent needs of the Ukraine conflict’s most vulnerable victims with emergency food assistance for 900 children under age three living in areas directly affected by the violence in Eastern Ukraine. Nearly two years of armed conflict...

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IOCC Conference Gives Orthodox Teens Fresh Outlook on Philanthropy

IOCC Conference Gives Orthodox Teens Fresh Outlook on Philanthropy

September 30, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) – It was not summer as usual for some 50 Orthodox Christian high school students.  They came together in Minneapolis and Chicago from nearly 30 different dioceses under the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the United States of America to experience Serve-X-Treme, a program...

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