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27 Jan 2017
The fighting around Mosul has the potential to create the single largest humanitarian challenge in the world in 2017.…
30 Dec 2016
Here is What Our Donors, Supporters and Friends Acheived in…
08 Dec 2016
Sheila’s blog post originally appeared at…
28 Nov 2016
"In the devastating context of global conflict and displacement, education gives hope to refugee children and youth to…
14 Nov 2016
"In the devastating context of global conflict and displacement, education gives hope to refugee children and youth to…
21 Apr 2016
The ‘more the merrier’ is a saying that often rings true. And yet there was something powerful in the small group…
20 Jan 2016
Day 3 Part 1Perhaps it was the day Human Appeal visited local businesses that offered the most positive discernible…
19 Jan 2016
Day 2There were many moments throughout the Hatay trip that our group came together to evaluate our own strengths and…
31 Dec 2015
Day 1It is 5:30am and I am sitting on a plane returning to Ireland after what has been months of hectic work.  After…
29 Dec 2015
Lesbos is one of several Greek islands struggling with the arrival of thousands of refugees seeking refuge in Europe by…
21 Dec 2015
It was with a heavy heart that I travelled to Lebanon on Friday night. Not knowing what the situation was on the ground…
23 Nov 2015
What we often noticed most was the sense of relief on the faces of the people who had just managed to make the short…
24 Oct 2015
On World Development Day (24th October), it is important to highlight the large percentage of the world’s population…
25 Sep 2015
Dr Nahla Human Appeal’s, Dr. Nahla was approached by an anxious French Nurse who was asked her to walk with her to…
04 Sep 2015
We have instructed our partners in Macedonia to provide emergency relief to Syrian refugees who've escaped…
18 Jun 2015
I did not know what to expect when I first walked in the Human Appeal office for my first day as an intern. I had a…
15 Jun 2015
The reason why I decided to volunteer at Human Appeal is to learn and develop new skills. It is the ideal way to…
02 Jun 2015
Ramadan is one of the most important months in the Islamic calendar. It is the month in which the fourth pillar of…
01 Jun 2015
Ramadan can be a busy and stressful time - especially those who have to prepare the evening's Iftar. Here are some tips…
02 Apr 2015
  Donate to Our Syria Appeal now or call +353 01 291 0006         17       apr  Join our Women's Mini…
20 Mar 2015
Our dear friend Moustapha Aboubi, from Castlebar, who has done Trojan work raising funds and collecting vital supplies…
23 Feb 2015
Medical Supplies shipping container now en route to Syria. While we send aid to many other places suffering from…
27 Jan 2015
On Friday 27th and Saturday 28th February all proceeds from our shop will go to local people with special…
20 Jan 2015
Hajar and Fiona from Human Appeal were on the radio with East Coast FM to talk about our work in Syria and Gaza. You…
14 Jan 2015
We're having a meet up for all our volunteers, old and new.Its this Friday 16th January at 5.30 pm in our Human Appeal…
12 Jan 2015
24 JanCollection in Dundrum  We'll be holding a collection in the Dundrum Shopping Centre, Dublin on Saturday the 24th…
07 Jan 2015
Please DONATE NOW| or Call: 01 291 0006 to donate by phone. to Help those most in need As you know, one of Human…
06 Jan 2015
We take the job of raising support for our projects very seriously, but that doesn't mean that we can't enjoy ourselves…
02 Jan 2015
Human Appeal volunteers held a collection for the Malaysian Floods relief effort today in the ICCI in Clonskeagh and…
30 Dec 2014
Human Appeal, through its Gaza office, has recently implemented a cycle to school project in Gaza City. As a result 170…
03 Nov 2014
The backbone Human appeal are its volunteers, in this blog we wanted to share the inspiring work of Nor and her…
29 Sep 2014
Our Syria campaign continues with over 30 forty foot containers so far, loaded with medical supplies, clothes,…
23 Sep 2014
On 6th September 2014 Rósa Corcoran and Margo Harkin held a night of music, poetry and prose in The Button factory to…
01 Aug 2014
After 3 weeks of constant bombardment, Gaza has been left utterly destroyed.  Human Appeal has been working in Gaza…
25 Jul 2014
Our volunteers and team from the Gaza office putting up Air conditioning units in Al-Shifaa Hospital in Gaza.DONATE…
24 Jul 2014
Toys for children at Al-Shifa HospitalShaima is from Beit Hanoun in Gaza. She has just lost her mother and her sisters,…
22 Jul 2014
What we're doing for Al-Shifa HospitalAl-Shifa Hospital is one of the largest main hospitals in the Gaza Strip. Last…
14 Jul 2014
It is still the holy month of Ramadan and yet the offensive in Gaza continues. Thanks to the unwavering support of our…
11 Jul 2014
We are delivering 1,000 tonnes of flour to vulnerable people affected by the conflict inside Syria for Ramadan. The…
09 Jul 2014
Today marks 5 months since the opening of our village for vulnerable orphans and widows in Bab Salamah, on the…
06 Jul 2014
Here’s a quick look at some of the awesome Human appeal staff and volunteers, getting ready for our collection today…
01 Jul 2014
The Human Appeal Charity football tournament kicked off on 1st June to raise money for our Yarmouk appeal, organised by…
30 Jun 2014
Heading into the winter months we usually find a sense of lethargy beginning to set in as the days get shorter and…
29 Jun 2014
40,000 women convened on Merrion Street on the 2nd of June for the annual Flora women’s mini marathon, the biggest…
28 Jun 2014
Over the last few weeks Human Appeal has been, with your assistance, sending containers to Yarmouk, a refugee camp…
24 May 2014
The worst rainfall to hit Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia in 120 years has destroyed entire towns and more than one…
07 May 2014
Did you know Human Appeal now sponsors 75,000 orphans in 25 countries?We've come a long, long way from sponsoring our…
30 Apr 2014
Syria has witnessed some of the worst atrocities of recent times; a once beautiful and historic land has been…
29 Mar 2014
Volunteers and Staff of Human Appeal at the #lightuponlight conference in Dublin on 15th March 2014. There was a…
13 Feb 2014
It is in the old town of Dundrum that Human Appeal Ireland have, on the 21st of February, decided to officially open…
24 Dec 2013
Thank you to all those donated last Saturday at Nutgrove Shopping Centre in Dublin 16 towards our Syria Appeal here in…
19 Dec 2013
Inside the campMain Street Atma, tents opened selling goods, small trucks were making deliveries. After three years…
10 Dec 2013
Given the overwhelming response to our Syria Winter Appeal (SWA) we decided a team from Human Appeal Ireland would…
02 Dec 2013
The devastation caused in the Philippines is staggering and Human Appeal teams have been busy distributing food,…
29 Nov 2013
On Saturday the 2nd of November the long awaited ‘Sounds of Light Tour’ hit their 11th stop, right here in Dublin!…
21 Nov 2013
Human Appeal teams have been busy distributing food, purified water, sleeping bags, hygiene  kits and medical aid to…
30 Oct 2013
Sounds of Light 2013 with Maher Zain is taking place in the National Basketball Arena, Tymon Park, Tallaght, Dublin…
08 Oct 2013
On the morning of 2nd October Human Appeal trucks will be taking flour to bakeries which will feed 200, 000 displaced…
07 Oct 2013
Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council is running Social Inclusion Week from Saturday the 12th to Friday the 18th of…
01 Oct 2013
Our Campaigns Coordinator, Fiona, explains what we need and what happens to everything we collect from our Irish Syrian…
01 Oct 2013
Congratulations to Castlebar. We just received their haul of collected clothes and have unloaded them into the…
30 Sep 2013
This morning a container of clothes donated by Irish communities left Dublin Port on the first leg of a journey. The…