Our Blog & News about Aiding Refugees

The big donation

Since returning from Lesbos in the summer the trustees have been in constant awe of the work being undertaken by the volunteers in Greece. Driven by their dedication and guided by their knowledge on the ground we started to collect much needed aid for the refugees...

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Refugees START & Yorkshire Aid – Warehouse Sorting

Trustees and friends gave up some time on Sunday here in Leeds, UK. While people cannot always give a financial donation they are able to donate goods that are really needed by refugees or give time to sorting the warehouses full of donations. A small crew of about 10...

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Refugee Plight Reported by CBC Radio

This is a change .. instead of just reading what one of our members Trace Myers has spoken to news agencies about for Refugees, now you can listen to her too. View and listen here at CBC Radio: Tragic scenes from Lesbos where a volunteer desperately tries to save...

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Refugee Plight Reported by New York Times

The article that Trace Myers spoke to The Guardian about was picked up and expanded up by The New York Times. Read the article: As More Children Drown, Volunteers on Lesbos Say Rescues Are Left Largely to...

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Refugee Plight Reported by The Independant

One of our members Trace Myers has been raising awareness of whats happening to refugees as they make the dangerous crossing to Europe. Thanks to the Independent for supporting this. Read it here: Refugee crisis: At least eleven drown after boats capsize near...

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Refugee Plight Reported by The Guardian

Trying to raise awareness of the impossible experiences facing those asking for safety after fleeing war. Thanks to the Guardian for helping with this, read it here: Lesbos volunteer tells of 'huge amount of trauma' as refugee boats...

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