IOCC Sponsors Mission Trip for Seminarians

IOCC Sponsors Mission Trip for Seminarians

The following is a post by Fr. Richard Demetrius Andrews, St. George Greek Orthodox Church in St. Paul, MN, on a recent trip to New Orleans, sponsored by International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC.)  IOCC offers emergency relief and development programs to those in need worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the...

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Art Therapy a Respite for Children In War Torn Syria

Art Therapy a Respite for Children In War Torn Syria

Inspired by the IOCC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers emergency relief and development programs to those in need worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to...

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Ethiopia Drought Threatens Survival Of 10 Million People

Ethiopia Drought Threatens Survival Of 10 Million People

February 4, 2016  Baltimore, MD (IOCC) — International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is responding to the urgent needs of families in Ethiopia suffering through the most severe drought in 30 years. More than 10 million people face severe hunger and loss of livestock across the dry and barren plains of western...

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‘Give for Greece’ Campaign Extends Aid to Those Most Vulnerable

‘Give for Greece’ Campaign Extends Aid to Those Most Vulnerable

The arrival of freezing cold and snowfall in northern Greece also brings renewed worries to the region’s caregiver institutions. More than five years after the onset, Greece’s economy remains in crisis. Without government assistance, the state run homes sheltering 1,800 elderly, orphans and disabled struggle to protect the health and...

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Help from the Holy Spirit

Help from the Holy Spirit

Inspired by the IOCC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers emergency relief and development programs to those in need worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to...

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IOCC Responds As Severe Weather Cripples  Communities From Texas To The Midwest

IOCC Responds As Severe Weather Cripples Communities From Texas To The Midwest

December 31, 2015 Baltimore, MD (IOCC) — International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is preparing emergency relief for survivors of severe weather that is crippling hundreds of communities across the country. Nearly 70 tornados have swept across the country in the past week, causing 11 deaths and massive destruction near Garland, Texas....

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Outpouring of Love, Thoughts on the Drought in Ethiopia

Outpouring of Love, Thoughts on the Drought in Ethiopia

Inspired by the IOCC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers emergency relief and development programs to those in need worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to...

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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 Offers Winter Relief in Syria

IOCC Offers Winter Relief in Syria

  The Syrian war has displaced six and a half million people inside its borders and driven more than four million more from their homes in search of safety in other countries. The arrival of winter only worsens the harsh living conditions for these besieged families.  International Orthodox Christian Charities,...

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IOCC- Share the Light of Christ this Christmas

IOCC- Share the Light of Christ this Christmas

  Inspired by the IOCC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers emergency relief and development programs to those in need worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church...

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IOCC Mourns for France, Lebanon, and Egypt

IOCC Mourns for France, Lebanon, and Egypt

Inspired by the IOCC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers emergency relief and development programs to those in need worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to...

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