Born in 1951, she is 67 years old with ten children. She lost her husband in 1991 when her oldest son was 12 years.
A Father’s Story
Kareen Salh Bapir was born in 1940. His son Mohamad Kareen Salh was just 19 years old when he passed fighting in the Kurdish revolution in the south of Kurdistan in 1991.
DAMA & BHHF
In our on-going collaboration with DAMA (Doctors Aid Medical Activities) Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation provided another 18 cartons of medicines to help meet their growing demand
Health Director Seeks Aid
Supporting community health is a top priority for Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation. Healthy communities are better able to be productive, children who are healthy stay in school and continue to learn and be good citizens.
Placing Health First
When the Soran Health Director asks Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation to lend a hand, we mobilize in force. Today, 23 January 2018, 55 cartons of medication were provided to aid the shortage experienced in the Soran District serving Rawnduz and Khelifan Hospitals and 47 health and emergency centers.
A Truck Full of Love
A semi full of love, at least that is how we at Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation look at the deliveries we receive. Today 8 January 2017, this enormous semi delivered so much love to the warehouse in Erbil.
An Ongoing Struggle
On the evening of 12 November 2017, the ground shook with a fierceness that measured 7.3 on the Richter scale near Halabja in the Kurdistan region near the Iran/Iraq border.
Children Always Bring Out the Best
When children smile others just can’t help but smile with them. I know when I see a child happy and laughing, it is hard to contain my smile as well.
Economic constraints greatly affect the lives of people, but those in need of medical help have an even greater challenge when hospitals do not have adequate resources to care for those in need.
Doctors Aid Medical Activities
Doctors Aid Medical Activities or DAMA offers medical and health services to people in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, these include the refugee camps and internally displaced persons.
Strained Health Systems Seek Support
In June 2017 the USAID acting Administrator released a statement on World Refugee Day stating, “We remain deeply concerned by the more than 22 million refugees forced from their homes by conflict and persecution.” He continued to describe the tragic fact that half these refugees are children and how 41 million people are internally displaced within their own borders.
Quick response is key when there are unforeseen tragedies that occur such as the recent 7.3 earthquake that hit the Iran/Iraq border area recently. Felt in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan, Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation rallied its local resources for an immediate response and impact that amazed those whose lives were indeed compromised.
11 Tons of Love
NGO’s deliver help to people whose lives are in desperate situations, politics are not a consideration for this help. Help is determined by PEOPLE’s NEED.
SEWAN Organization Receives More Help
450 cartons containing clothes, diapers, dishes, and more were donated to SEWAN Women’s Empowerment Organization 11 October 2017 by Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation. In March 2017 Bring Hope donated other needed items to SEWAN such as shampoo, Adidas shoes, clothes and toys.
Donations with High Impact
All donations are crucial for someone’s well-being, but certain donations are crucial for survival. Zhian Health Organization received $114,000 of medical supplies and medicines today (10 October 2017).
12 Ton Truck Delivers Hope Once Again
As this 12 ton truck pulls into the Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation warehouse the excitement grows because the staff here knows how much difference this delivery will make for so many refugees who struggle on a daily basis just to survive.
Germany and the UK Make Real Contributions
With the new loads of clothing and sheets from Germany and shoes from the UK, Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation can put together another 2000 packages for refugees throughout the Mosul area.
Delivery of Football Pitches
We’re feeling excited today at Bring Hope because we’ve just received a delivery from 3G Pitches at our HQ in Amsterdam. The packages contain the materials for two brand football pitches that we will building in Kurdistan
Ranya District is located in Sulaymaniyah Governorate, Iraqi Kurdistan. The population is approximately 200,000 and includes three towns, Çiwarqurne, Bêtwate and Hacî awa, and is the centre of the Bîtwên and Raperîn area.
Halabja Province has never been recognized as such by the Iraqi government, there is no budget for it and no funds are allocated to Halabja for operations of any kind.
Kirkuk Province Receives Medicine
Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation, working with the Kirkuk Health Director, provided an estimated $354,000 in needed medicine 16 July 2017.