Thank you for pre-saving Mandal! If you are able, please consider donating directly to Offrejoie, a volunteer-led organization that is currently mobilized to help people who lost their homes in the Beirut port explosion last week.
“Offrejoie is an apolitical and non-confessional Lebanese NGO founded in 1985. It brings together volunteers from all faiths and all Lebanon, as well as friends of Lebanon around the world, who advocate and act for a plural Lebanon, free and fair.” (offrejoie.org)
- Youth-led team of volunteers and skilled workers
- Clean and rehabilitate houses affected by the August 4 explosion
- Temporary shelter for those who lost their homes
Learn more about Offre Joie at their website.
Not ready to donate?
No problem. There are many ways to help!
- Share donation links on social media
- Talk to your friends, family, and elected leaders about what’s happening in Lebanon
- Purchase “Mandal” from Bandcamp through the month of August
- Donate on Assasi’s SoundCloud or Spotify through the month of August
More places to donate
[via Nasser Shorbaji]
Offre Joie: youth-led, volunteer-led initiative to clean and rebuild homes and provide temporary housing https://www.givingloop.org/offrejoie
Lebanese Red Cross: the main provider of ambulance services in Lebanon https://www.supportlrc.app/donate/
Donner Sang Compter: matching urgent blood requests with volunteer blood donors https://www.givingloop.org/dsc
Lebanese Food Bank: national campaign against hunger https://donate.lebanesefoodbank.org/
Impact Lebanon: transparent, diaspora-led crowdfunder to provide disaster relief https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/lebanon-relief…
Arc En Ciel: well-run and enterprising Lebanese development organisation https://www.arcenciel.org/donate/
Beit El Baraka: supporting struggling older people with food, housing and medical supplies https://www.beitelbaraka.org/