SEVEN WAYS TO SUPPORT REFUGEES THIS CHRISTMAS

Sometimes empowering Syrians is as simple as including their creativity in your Christmas gift shopping list. When you bring these beautiful products into you and your friends homes, you are providing an income to refugees as well as raising global awareness for the things you care about. 1. Fajr Beirut Our personal friends have collaborated with Lebanese artists to design these beautiful […]

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BUILDING EMOTIONAL RESILIENCE THROUGH ART

We ducked into a large tent, carrying a plastic bag full of art supplies and were greeted by the smiling faces of a dozen squirmy children. After good mornings were exchanged, I asked, "Who enjoys art? Drama? Games?" Hands shot up, "We do! We do! We do!" Building emotional resilience through art was the goal of the day, and we had fun […]

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THREE REASONS WE BELIEVE IN HOLISTIC CARE

Physical symptoms are often connected to deeper issues. The dictionary tells us that holistic medicine is “characterized by the treatment of the whole person, taking into account mental and social factors, rather than just the symptoms of a disease.” The brain has an incredible capacity to protect us during traumatic events, but as the situations continue and emotional health is left uncared […]

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#WORLDREFUGEEDAY

As we come upon another World Refugee Day, we are reminded of how much work has been done over the last year. Cedars Network is growing in our staff members and capabilities to empower Syrian families to rebuild their communities. We’ve also witnessed the ways that you are acting with us on the belief that each person is valuable, each person has […]

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