History

Here is a brief history of relief opportunities and involvement:

ATHENS, GREECE – current.
Providing volunteer assistance and care for 3­­­-4,000 refugee and Greek homeless monthly.

BATTICOLA, SRI LANKA – Jan, 2005 – May 2005 Tsunami Relief
Assistance to the International Alliance Development in relief and providing engineering consultation for bridge rebuilding.

ATHENS, GREECE – Sept. 1999 Earthquake Crises
Assistance in serving hot meals to earthquake victims, Assistance through providing mobile housing for homeless

ISTANBUL, TURKEY* – Aug., 1999 (and presently) Earthquake Crises
Earthquake disaster relief, Establishment of Derencie Camp, oversight, water system, tents etc.,

PRISTINIA, KOSOVO*– July, 1999 Kosovo War
Rebuilding housing for Kosovars. Purchase of 68,970 tiles for repairs of roofs of 100 homes in Pristina

SKOPJE, FYROM – July, 1999 Kosovo War
Truck delivery of aid for refugees of war

GJIROKASTER, & SARANDA – ALBANIA* – July, 1999 Kosovo War
Sent crises relief and ministry teams to Kosovar refugee camps in Albania (on two occasions).

SKOPJE, FYROM – June, 1999 Kosovo War
Truck delivery of aid for refugees of war

ST. SARANDA, ALBANIA – May, 1999 Kosovo War
Delivery of aid of local Greek churches to Albanian camps of Kosovo refugees

SKOPJE, FYROM – March, 1999 Kosovo War
Crises Ministry team at beginning of war

KURDISH REFUGEES CHRISTMAS MERCY PROGRAM* – Dec., 1998 Iraqi Civil War
Provided warm meal, clothing, sleeping bags, sleeping rolls, soap, etc. provided for 300 Kurdish refugees.

GREEK POOR PEOPLES CHRISTMAS MERCY PROGRAMS (Meals) – Every Christmas for 15 years.
Gifts, grocery bag, warm meal and Christmas program for the poor of Athens

ATHENS, REFUGEE BENEFIT MEALS – (weekly for 5 years) – Iraqi Civil War, Albanian Crises
Hot meal and program for 160-300 weekly (Attendance made up often as many as 19 nationalities)

N. GREECE – July, 1997 Bosnian War
Mercy packages for Serbian (Balkan) refugees of war

GREVENA, GREECE – July 1996 Earthquake Crises
Assistance to earthquake victims with practical help and clothing

St. SARANDA, ALBANIA – 1991 Albanian Independence – period of political instability
Medical aid and relief ferried by sea (Morning Star)

KALAMATA, GREECE * – June 1987 Earthquake Crises
Provided mobile housing for earthquake victims with special needs