The need is tremendous and historic. Even as the U.S. government steps up its assistance, many U.S.-based groups are providing relief to millions of Syrians forced to leave their homes since the conflict in that country began five years ago.
Islamic Relief USA sent nearly 150,000 food kits and 85,000 hygiene kits have been distributed in and around Syria since 2011 via Islamic Relief USA. The organization, headquartered in Virginia, also has delivered medical supplies to 225 field clinics and hospitals that treat Syrians needing medical attention.
You can join these organizations, and others, in helping displaced Syrians. The U.S. Agency for International Development provides links to more than 25 NGOs assisting Syrians who need your help.
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