‘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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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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Hospitals and humanity

Hospitals and humanity

My husband’s recent trip to the emergency room seemed like a kind of parable to me. Or maybe I was just looking for parables, rather than wanting to sit helplessly beside him. But he was a rock .. or rather, a human being. And that’s the point. Greg’s back troubles...

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