#Back(Pack)2School Drive: Provide new backpacks to children we serve!

Imagine how difficult it is for people barely making enough to pay their rent to fulfill basic needs for their family. One of the most expensive items on a school supply list is a backpack. For this reason, SCN is sponsoring a #Back(Pack)2School drive to help provide brand new backpacks for the children we serve. We are sharing a link to an Amazon wish list filled with colorful backpacks to help brighten each child’s first day back at school – please consider purchasing one to help make that happen! Will you help them get ready? Shop Now!

SCN Responds to Supreme Court’s Decision

This past week, SCN Executive Director Suzanne Akhras recently joined a fact-finding mission of humanitarian organizations at three refugee camps in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon to assess the situation of Syrian refugees. Although SCN does not work internationally, we feel it is crucial to understand the conditions faced by refugees overseas — those in refugee camps, traveling by foot to Europe, or waiting years for their resettlement to another country to be processed — in order to better advocate for them at the local and national level.

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