CNEWA Canada launches Middle East Christians Campaign

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mideast chartcaOttawa, Ont., 16 May 2018 – Catholic Near East Welfare Association Canada (CNEWA Canada) launches today a year-long campaign to raise awareness on the struggle of Christians living in the Middle East and to raise funds to support the many works of the local churches. CNEWA's "Christians Can't Survive Without You" campaign includes direct mail appeals, e-marketing and other digital channels as well as advertisements and parish-based initiatives across the country. In its campaign, CNEWA Canada invites people to be as generous as possible. The funds raised will go toward groups and local church partners in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan, Palestine and Israel.

Link to the news release of CNEWA Canada (PDF)

Last Updated on Friday, May 18 2018  
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