Quilts are being sent to Jordan for distribution to refugees, many of whom are fleeing the civil war in Syria.
Partner: American Near East Refugee Aid (ANERA)
Estimated number of recipients: 20,912
Departure: December 14, 2012
Arrival date: Feb – March 2013
After escaping the crossfire in Syria Ahmad Mahmoud and his family reached Jordan. They were provided with shelter and other materials, but not all their basic needs were met. It was emphasized that Ahmad and his family didn't have the materials to keep warm during the cold, rainy winter months. ANERA has happy to report that the gifts of love from quilters will provide a sense of comfort and warmth for Ahmad and his family.
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