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OUT IN THE COLD: an EPIC Panel Discussion

  In 2014, fighting across western and northern Iraq forced more than 2 million Iraqis to flee their homes. With widespread sectarian violence and gross human rights abuses being committed by ISIS, many fled out of fear of persecution. UN agencies have also reported human rights violations and serious violations of international humanitarian law allegedly committed by the Iraqi Security Forces and affiliated groups.… Read more

Soccer Salam Update: Successful First Delivery

Over 5 tons of winter relief supplies and soccer balls have safely arrived in Baghdad.   Heads up! Soccer Salam has successfully made its first delivery of emergency aid and soccer balls to Iraq. The cargo included 1,000 sleeping bags purchased in bulk with donations, 1,000 blankets generously donated by Northwest Woolen Mills, and 1,000 Franklin soccer balls that we’re delivering as an expression of solidarity with the youth of Iraq.… Read more