Music Fun at CRP!

Over the past few weeks CRP has been visited by group of musicians working in collaboration with B Major, a local music organization in Jordan.

A Day in the Life

Abu Qais is a longtime volunteer at CRP. Abu Qais worked as a lawyer in Syria until 2013, when his ten-year-old daughter, Munah, was badly injured in an attack on their home.

6 New Computers, a New TV and Much More for CRP

Thanks to a generous grant from the Advent Lutheran Fund, we have just finished installing six new computers and one large television in our Community and Family Resource Center.

The Racism Sudanese Refugees Must Face

Nawal feels like she can’t go out without becoming a victim of racism. People hurl racist epithets at her as she walks down the street.

CRP Reaches Sudanese Community

While CRP’s beneficiaries are predominately from Syria and Iraq, there has been a growing Sudanese refugee community here in East Amman in the Ashrafiyyeh and Jofeh neighborhoods.

One Small Act Can Change a Life: Campaign

Every December marks the beginning of our end-of-year Campaign. This year, our aim is to raise $85,000 and add 40 new Partners in Repair (our monthly donors).

Refugees Prepare for Christmas Far From Homes

Ameera faces financial barriers in Jordan and can't afford a tree or stockings, but Ameera is determined to celebrate Christmas this year.

CRP’s Leaders Fight Gender-Based Violence

We first developed our GBV course after hearing that many men in the community felt depressed or angry due to their inability to legally work in Jordan and unstable financial situation. This was leading to more fighting at home.

Community Dinner!

Last week CRP families got together at the community center for a community dinner. Many of the families that CRP works with, including Syrians, Iraqis, and Jordanians came together to eat and socialize.

Food (In)security in Jordan

With the situation becoming more precarious by the day, families from Iraq and Syria are fleeing in droves to neighboring Jordan in search of safety and security.