Food and Clothes to Syrian Refugees
Established in 2016, Spring of Hope Foundation is located in Shari ware city within Duhok Province boundaries, Iraqi Kurdistan.
Family of Ten Desperate
There are ten people who escaped Syria, one husband did not, he died. Their mother, Mrs. Fawzia Amin Khalil spoke to Bring Hope asking for help, she is alone with all her children and they have nothing.
It Took Two Years to Receive Help
Wlat refused to fight for the Syrian regime, for this he was burned on his back. He and his wife Bashar escaped somehow and made their way out of Qamishlo to Iraqi Kurdistan. They had to walk so many kilometers, it was exhausting.
I am Fatima and I am 12 years old. I have 7 siblings and we left our home in Salah Aldeen because of ISIS attacks on our city and the daily dropping of bombs. We had no electricity and no food, we were all starving.
sama is just 3 years old; his mom and dad are both aged 22 they come from the city of Alanbar where they fled ISIS in 2014. Their town was surrounded by bombings and when they found a chance to escape they did and made their way to Iraqi Kurdistan.
A Canadian truck loaded with humanitarian aid made its way to refugees in Kawrgosk Refugee Camp where little Habiba received soup along with some clothes, shoes and toys from Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation. Her face tells the story of happiness when she received the package.
Mom and Dad Both had Operations
My mom needed an operation on her back and her health is still not good. My dad had an operation on his knee and he lays in bed and can’t work. My family fled Syria because our home was destroyed by bombs, everything we ever had was destroyed, nothing is left. We came from Qamishlo Syria and now live in Kawrgosk Refugee Camp in Iraqi Kurdistan.
From Eliya Syria
Khazal is only 2 years old, both her mom and dad are 22 years old. They fled the Syrian Regime in 2013 after their town was surrounded. They lived in a small village outside of Qamishlo called Eliya, it has been completely destroyed.
The Names Change, the Story is the Same
The people of Qamishlo Syria suffered a lot. Mohammed Ahmed Murad is 12 years old, he has 7 family members. His siblings are aged 17, 16, twin 15-year old’s, and a 6-year-old sister. Mohammed tells Bring Hope staff how his family left Qamishlo Syria because bombs were dropping on his city every day, there was no electricity and no food. His family was starving.
The Exodus from Syria
They walked from Qamishlo Syria after the city was surrounded by the Syrian Army who tried to make them all starve to death. Ahmed tells Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation how hard it was to walk so far but they finally made it to Iraqi Kurdistan and now he goes to school and he really likes school.
When Bombs Dropped We Left
I live with my mom, dad and three siblings. We left Qamishli Syria in 2013 because of dropping bombs by the Syrian regime on our city.
We Walked Out of Qamishly Syria
Rojda tells Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation staff that her family was afraid of being captured by ISIS, so they walked out of Qamishly Syria with only the clothes on their backs.
I Would Like A Bike
Mazlum Nizam Baker is one of 7 children living in Kawergows Refugee Camp with his mother and father. They came from Hasaka, Syria by walking, he was very tired and they walked without anything with them, even water.
4 years and counting…
Qamishli is among the 10 largest cities in Syria by population, about 184,231. It is a city in northeastern Syria, on the border with Turkey and close to Iraq. This is where Anas Ahmed Hassan called home with his 5 brothers and 1 sister until war forced them out.
Yosif – A Teenage War Victim
Yosif Nasraldin is only 14 years old, yet he has seen so much war that one cannot imagine his life.
The Eyes of Hope
The place is Baharka Refugee Camp (29 May 2017) located in Erbil province. Here, Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation meets Abdullah Xalil Jamil, 12 years old, from Mosul. He has been living in this camp since the end of 2014 with his mother, father, three sisters and two brothers. Abdullah tells us life in the camp is not good, he states, “Life in the tent is difficult especially during the harsh winters and very hot summers.”
Radwan – Finally Free From ISIS
Meet little Radwan, when he was only 4 years old, he was separated from his family by Isis and held for 3 long years. Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation learns many things, some so brutal it is hard to even imagine, this tiny boy has been subjected to things his family may never even begin to imagine and no one would dare think about.
I saw it with my own eyes
“Please, please, don’t write my name”, “they will slaughter us” “ISIS took whatever they could."
Suppressed by illness
Behind these eyes lies a story of an amazing, ambitious child who wants to reach out to the world through his intelligence. This is a very curious child who has been suppressed by his family and everyone around him just because of his illness.
Four vulnerable families in Chilbarata Village
On December 05 th 2016 the Sewan protection team visited Chilbarata Village to do protection monitoring. During the visit Sewan discovered there were four families living together in an unfinished building, they are IDPs.
My trip to Erbil
Day two of my trip to Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan 30 November 2016 I visit the all Syrian refugee camp of Dar Shakran to view the work done by both men and women who participate in the Zhin sponsored sewing project.