Syria and Turkey: How you can help
The Syrian and Turkish earthquakes of 2023 has left thousands of families without homes, food, and basic necessities.
As travellers, w're aware of how fortunate we are to be able to explore different parts of the world and experience different cultures. We also know the importance of giving back to the communities that welcome us.
Many people have lost their loved ones and homes, and are in dire need of assistance. As travellers, we can make a difference by donating to organisations that are working tirelessly to help those affected by the earthquake.
There are plenty of organisations, on the ground and from afar, that are doing ripping work to assist with things.
Turkish Red Crescent
On the front lines of providing aid and support to those affected by the earthquake in Turkey.
Syrian American Medical Society
A non-profit organisation dedicated to providing medical assistance to those affected by the earthquake in Syria.
Islamic Relief USA
Global humanitarian organisation working to provide long-term support to those impacted by the earthquake.
The United Nations Children's Fund is working to provide immediate assistance to children and families affected by the earthquake.
An organisation providing humanitarian assistance in the form of shelter, food, and water.