Syria: New Soles for Souls
More than 450 of the poorest elderly people in Syria have received new shoes – thanks to a grant from the UK office of Aid to the Church in Need (CAN). The charity provides for people in Aleppo in their 60s and 70s, many of them living alone and lacking the income to cover the most basic needs.
ACN project partner Sister Annie Demerjian told the charity: “I am very happy for the [elderly people] to have warm shoes as they do not have heating in their rooms or they are working outside.
“They depend on God and the emergency aid given