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2020 Julia Taft Fund Awards CRP for Women’s Livelihoods Programs

Collateral Repair Project (CRP) is pleased to announce that we have been selected to receive an award of $25,000 from the U.S. Embassy in Jordan through the Julia Taft Refugee Fund. The Fund, awarded by the...

CRP Grants Officer Reflects on Life at CRP

This has been a long and difficult summer since the coronavirus upended everything, not only for CRP but for everyone in Jordan and in the world. I have been with CRP for nearly two years...

CRP Receives Support from the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

CRP is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a grant from the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) from the Embassy of Canada in Jordan and Global Affairs Canada. This funding will support CRP...

A Message from Our Executive Director

Dear CRP supporters, A big hello to you! I'm writing with heartfelt and warm thoughts that I'm sending your way in a time that seems challenging everywhere I turn. I hope you're managing ok and continuing to...

Empowering Refugees to Cope with Strict Lock-down in Jordan

Love Life, Love Learning - the Mantra of Every Refugee at CRP “We spend hours reminiscing about good old days in Syria,” said Essam, describing his family’s day-to-day routine during the COVID-19 outbreak. Fueled by hopes...

Iraqi Displaced Woman Finds Comfort in Art

Noor is an ambitious young lady who’s been a great participant in so many programs which CRP offers, such as Painting, English, Calligraphy, Wood Carving, and Glass Engraving. “Painting Class is my favorite! It has been...

CRP Donor Urges Others to Show Compassion for Refugees: “They are our neighbors”

Every donor is very important to us. Your kindness and generosity means the world to us. We want to thank you for your constant support because we really wouldn’t be able to do what we...

In Her Words: A Board Member Shares Why She Got Involved with CRP

My name is Allison Monroe, and I am a member of CRP’s Board of Directors. I would like to take a minute to share my story of how I became involved with CRP and all...

Supergirls Bond While Learning Life Skills

Supergirls is a leadership program at CRP for girls ages 6 to 12. It provides girls with a friendly space to talk about their emotions and teaches them techniques, like yoga and meditation, to deal with...

Building Brotherhood at the Barbershop

Barbershop helps community members fill their days while waiting for possible resettlement. Learning new skills allows the men to feel as though they are not wasting their time and could potentially lead to a source...