Many families left with barely the clothes on their back. Given our partnership with other charities and ministries, we are focused on technology solutions:
Our current identified need is for 20 laptops (includes one mouse and protective case). Click here to donate via Amazon Smile and ship the actual donated equipment to one of our team members who will hand deliver them to the refugee families.
Since October, families have lived in Extended Stay hotel rooms on International Drive. This temporary housing placement follows the mass evacuations from Kabul amidst the grips of the Taliban in mid-August. From Afghanistan, several refugees were sent to other countries first, including Qatar and Germany, before ultimately landing on U.S. soil.
“Not only did [the refugees] go through a tragedy before they arrived, they’re going through this turmoil and tragedy now that they’re here and that shouldn’t be happening,” said Jenna Whitney, who organized Sundays giveaway.