The Humanitarian Coalition members are taking care of basic survival needs and helping people rebuild their lives when their homes, schools and livelihoods have been devastated by a disaster. Learn more about these crises and meet people who have benefited from your support.
For Alice Harant Gobanian, a 65-year-old widow in Lebanon, food vouchers make it possible for her family to eat nutritious food.
One of Alice’s daughters and seven grandchildren live with her in a small three-room apartment in Nabaa, a neighbourhood in Beirut.
“Everything is gone! You have to come to Beirut immediately. A disaster has happened!"
That's the message Christine Codsi received about the impact of the devastating port explosion on her business.
Like many in Lebanon, Darwich is a manual worker, looking for jobs every day. This means his income is unpredictable – if there’s no work, there’s no money.