Sweater & Wheat – Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

Implementing Partner: Al Amal Institute
Budget: AED 200,000 – USD54,000
Year: 2019
Number of beneficiaries: 540
The Sweater & Wheat Relief Program (started in 2006) sponsors a package unit containing: 1 sweater; the estimated yearly individual consumption of 15 kg of crops (chickpeas, lentils, bulgur, beans, and wheat); and locally made soap for hygiene. The project personally delivers the Sweater & Wheat Relief Packages (S&WRPs) to 69 NGOs located in various regions of Lebanon as “a gift from a person with special needs to a person in need”.