There are 3.3 million Syrian students who are out of school and can’t continue their education. There are also millions of Syrian students-who are desperately trying to continue their education, but they have been targeted by aerial attacks even while taking final exams. Here are 5 easy steps we can do together right now to help: 1. Sign the petition ... Read More »

SEO’s 4th General Assembly Meeting & Fundraising Dinner 2015

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  SEO’s 4th General Assembly Meeting  & Fundraising Dinner  2015 “Freedom, empowerment and education: building the new Syria”      First Day: Saturday Oct 31st: 1. GAM (first day) 10:00 am – 5:00 pm 2. Fundraising Dinner  06:00 pm Speakers: Ghassan Hitto; Yahia Rahim Fundraiser: Shahir Raslan Entertainer: Abdulsalam Alnajjar There is a room for baby sitting.   Second Day:  Sunday Nov 1st: GAM (second day) 09:00 am – 03:00 pm  Discussion ... Read More »

SEO’s General Assembly and Fundraising Dinner


We are honored to invite you to SEO’s annual general assembly meeting and fundraising dinner, taking place at the Embassy Suites Detroit-Southfield on Saturday November 1st. The Syrian Expatriates Organization focuses on democratic transition and long term capacity building of the Syrian people . In addition we provide humanitarian support through our several projects that provide the necessities of living for the brave Syrian ... Read More »

Bread distribution in Al Houla

Bread distribution in Al Houla

In a campaign sponsored by SEO and SWASIA, $20,000 was allocated in order to produce and distribute bread in Al Houla, an area that witnessed a horrific massacre in May 2012 and was under siege for over 2 years. After carefully investigating the area and collecting names of families a total of 3200 bags of bread were distributed daily for a period ... Read More »

Muaddamia Bakery Project

Muaddamia Bakery project

As part of Mihad, SEO’s initiative for economic development, this project aims to restore one of the non-functioning bakeries in the city of Muaddamia in order to provide bread to the residents on a daily basis. The Muaddamia Bakery will depend to sustain itself on selling bread for competitive prices, while taking into consideration the special circumstances of families of detainees, martyrs and ... Read More »

Help us educate, feed and save lives this Ramadan !

A Syrian child refugee smiles to the camera

During the holy month of Ramadan SEO is launching a special campaign to fund three very important projects: Student Sponsorship Program Syrian Expatriates Organization has put education as a priority in its work. We believe there is no better investment in the future Syria than a well educated generation. With our donors’ help, SEO was able to support 1500 students ... Read More »

Aleppo. Notes from the dark

A still from Aleppo notes from the dark

  Przedlacki’s Documentary about life and death in Aleppo is playing this June 14th in Toronto… Following the success of last year’s SyriaDocs, SEO is repeating the experience with Polish filmmaker Michal Przedlacki’s ‘Aleppo.Notes from the dark’, a powerful and heartbreaking documentary about the dramatical changes in the lives of ordinary Aleppo citizens facing extremely horrifying situations. The event will take place between ... Read More »

More aid to Yarmouk camp


Thanks to the generosity of our donors and the wonderful work of Jafra foundation 400 families in the besieged Yarmouk Camp will have enough food to last them a month. $20,000 was received by Jafra foundation on April 30th. This money is being used to put together food baskets worth $50 each. The suffering of Yarmouk is far from over, the ... Read More »

Update on Muaddamia Media Centre

Equipment purchased for Muaddamia Media Centre

$10,000 worth of equipment were purchased and received at Muaddamia Media Centre. The centre sent a thank you note today to SEO. Here is the translation:  “The Media Centre of the city of Muaddamia would like to express its gratitude to the Syrian Expatriates Organization for providing the needed support to ensure continuous coverage of events inside Muaddamia. The Media Centre’s staff ... Read More »