Fall Appeal: Support Children in Jordan
Hisham al-Miqdad’s childhood was shattered when war came to Syria. But today, things are different. Hisham’s life has changed, and he's using some little paper shapes to do the same for others. But he needs your help. As students in Canada prepare to head back to school this fall, we want you to be inspired by Hisham’s story and then ask yourself whether you can give another child the same chance Hisham got — the chance to learn in a safe, supportive environment.
Emergency response: Cyclone Idai
Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) has joined other leading Canadian organizations in an appeal to support over 2 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi.
Urgent appeal: share hope with families in crisis
This spring, we're launching two new emergency responses as millions of families are affected by conflict and hunger in South Sudan and Central African Republic.
Refugee sponsorship "an epiphany" for Toronto church
Members of her congregation were skeptical about helping bring an Iraqi family to Canada, says Rev. Tuula Van Gaasbeek. But when they agreed, they had no idea how their own lives would they be affected.
Back to School appeal provides life-saving therapeutic food
CLWR's Back to School appeal will provide life-saving, ready-to-use therapeutic food and milk to children who need it to survive.
Winding road of refugee sponsorship leads to new start for Syrian refugee
Like so many Canadians, and others around the world, in the summer of 2015, members of St. Andrew’s Anglican/Zion Lutheran Church were touched by the plight of Syrians trying to flee the war in their home.
Global Day of Prayer to End Famine - June 10
Canadian Foodgrains Bank, of which Canadian Lutheran World Relief is a member, invites Canadians to join Christians around the world in a Global Day of Prayer to End Famine on June 10.
Make Room at the Table
Make Room at the Table is a way for you to make a place at your table and connect with refugees—to invite them as guests and to share a meal with them. It is an opportunity to welcome the stranger into your home.