Archive for April 2015

CCRF Libya Appeal

CCRF Libya Appeal

On February 16th, reports surfaced in the news media about the fate of a group of Egyptian Christians who had been kidnapped weeks earlier in the city of Sirte in Libya. The twenty-one men, members of the Coptic Orthodox Church, had been executed by Libyan militants claiming affiliation with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in what was […]

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Medical And Dental Convoy December 2015

Medical And Dental Convoy December 2015

December 2015 the CCRF will be sending its first major mission to Egypt to provide dental services in a clinic run by the Catholic Charities of Egypt (CCE). The dental convoy will travel to the town of El Minya in Upper Egypt where our trained dentists and dental students will offer free preventative and palliative care to local residents. CCRF […]

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Livestock Exchange Program

Livestock Exchange Program

Since 2010, we have run a livestock exchange program to provide farm animals – including sheep, chickens, pigs, water buffalo and calves – to poor rural communities in Egypt. Agriculture makes up 14.5% of GDP and 20% of commodity exports, of which the top ten exported products are all agricultural. In 2011, 29% of the Egyptian workforce was engaged in […]

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