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 »

$10,000 to Muaddamia Media Centre


Established since the start of the Syrian revolution, Muaddamia Media Centre has been serving as a reliable source of information about the protests, the defiance and the suffering of the city. Activists in Muaddamia Media Centre have paid a high price for delivering the truth about what happening there, giving 5 martyrs so far. Therefore, when we were approached at ... Read More »

2000 food baskets delivered to Yarmouk Camp

Food Baskets at Yarmouk Camp

SEO, through partnership with Jafra Foundation, has managed to bring in relief to the besieged civilians of Yarmouk Camp. 30 to 35 Thousand civilians are still trapped inside the camp without the ability to move in or out. But since March 26, 2014 and despite great danger to their lives, Jafra’s volunteers have been bringing and distributing mini food baskets ... Read More »

United for Syria Fundraising Dinner

united for syria fundraising dinner

  The Syrian Expatriates Organization invites you to join us for a fundraising dinner to benefit the American Relief Coalition for Syria (ARCS). When: March 15th, 2014 6:00 – 10:00pm Where: Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth Street NW Washington, DC 20001  Tickets: $70 per person This fundraising dinner is part of a series of events taking place from 12 to 16 March 2014 ... Read More »