We’re excited to introduce you to the Hamidi Family and welcome them from Afghanistan to the United States! They arrived in June 2018 but are still in need of living essentials like beds, basic furniture, kitchen supplies and clothing. They are a big family with 7 children — 5 boys and 2 girls — with ages ranging from 2 to 16. The five who are school age are attending school and need a laptop and a tablet to do their homework. Mr. Hamidi worked as a carpenter for US based companies in Afghanistan and Mrs. Hamidi has expertise as a seamstress and cook. They are all happy to be settling into their life in America but are struggling with their acclimatizing to the culture. Thank you for helping them to make their transition into their new life and home in the US with comfort and love.
Welcome to Hayward! The Noori family are a mom, dad, and son who arrived in February, 2019 to the Bay Area from Afghanistan. Dad worked as an engineer back home. Their 3-year old son loves going to the park with mom and eating hotdogs. Their most urgent needs are Amazon Gift Cards so they can purchase clothing and shoes, and furniture so they can create their new home.
Welcome to LA! The Urfan family are a mom, dad a 2 year old daughter who arrived in January 2018 to Los Angeles from Afghanistan. Dad worked with the US Army back home which qualified his family for a Special Immigration Visa to resettle in America. Mom is enrolled in English classes. Their most urgent needs are kitchen supplies, rugs, and a laptop for mom to continue her English learning at home and they can keep in touch with their family in Afghanistan.
The Gharwal family moved to the United States from Afghanistan in October of last year. They stayed with the husband's sister in a one-bedroom apartment for a few months until they were able to get their own place. The father worked over seven years in different USAID-funded projects. They just welcomed a new baby and are now a family of eight! Please help this family settle into their home.
The AlhajAli Family, Mom, Dad and 4 children (2 boys and 2 girls, ranging from ages 2-11), arrived in the US from Syria in July 2016. Their journey has taken them from Syria -> Jordan -> Georgia, USA, and most recently they are permanently resettled in California where they are in need of many basic household and hygiene needs. Beyond just surviving-- by providing this young family with a few furniture and technology items we will help them to make their empty apartment into a home and stay connected to each other and their new community. Please help support our new neighbors!
The Ayan family are a young couple from Afghanistan with two beautiful children (a 4 year old daughter and a 1 year old son). The family arrived to the U.S in 2017 and currently live in Texas! The father drives uber while the mother stays home with the children. They need a few household items, especially children's beds as the kids are sleeping on the floor. Thank you for your help!
The Alkhateeb family consists of Mom, Dad, Grandma, three daughters aged 3, 5 and 14 and a 3 month old baby. The family left their home in Syria after the Army started taking members of their family, including their uncle. They moved to Jordan in 2012 and arrived in America in 2016. Please help support this family!
The Zar Niazi family has 6 people - mom and dad, with 4 kids aged 2-5 years old. They arrived on 7/11/2017 from Afghanistan. The father of the family worked with US aid companies, but his life was not secure, so he got an SIV and traveled with his family to the US. They are in need of household items and while dad does not yet have a new job, they feel safe here and they are happy.