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Rahimi Family

Rahimi Family

Please welcome the Rahimi family to Southern California! Mom, Dad, and three of their four children arrived in March of 2017 from Afghanistan. Dad had worked as an engineer with US-based companies for more than eight years before being resettled in American due to unsafe conditions. Their fourth child was born that year, bringing their family to 6! Since arriving, Dad has enrolled in college, mom is an ESL student, and their children are all in school, so this busy family needs both home and school supplies, as well as clothes for the family and diapers for the baby.

Samimi Family

Samimi Family

Let’s all welcome the Samimi family to America! They arrived in the USA from Afghanistan in February 2018 with two young boys and welcomed a new baby boy their family in September 2019. Mr. Samimi worked as a translator for the USAID projects deep in war zones of his native country. They are living in Oakland, CA and Mrs. Samimi is currently caring for their newborn baby and their sons who are 4 and 9 years old. The two older boys are happy to be here and love watching educational American shows and riding dirt bikes, but they are homesick for grandparents and friends. Thank you for helping to make their transition to American life with warmth and generosity!

Hussaini Family

Hussaini Family

The Hussaini family arrived in Washington state in April 2019. Mr. Hussaini graduated from high school, and Mrs. Hussaini left school after the 6th grade. They have one adult son and one adult daughter, both of whom are in school learning English. Mr. Hussaini used to work in airport as a driver back home with ISAF. He, along with the rest of the family, are actively looking for jobs. The Hussaini family could use your help with items for their kitchen and bathroom. Thank you for welcoming them into their home!

Majidi Family

Majidi Family

Mr. Majidi with his family left Afghanistan for Turkey in 2016 due to the insecure working situation for journalists who were serving for a local TV station. They lived in Turkey for 3 years and finally they could get the visa to travel to the US. They are new arrivals in Sacramento. Family consist of Mom, Dad, 2 sons ages 7 and 4 and a 2 year old daughter. Although they are in empty apartment but still they are happy that they are safe here. children can go to school safely and they live a better live. They are waiting for your help and support.

Amini Family

Amini Family

The Amini Family are new Sacramento neighbors! Mom, Dad and 2 young daughters arrived in July from Afghanistan where Dad had been a carpenter. The most urgent needs are a bike to help Dad as he looks for work and beds for all the family, they only have one broken bed gifted from a neighbor. Mom and Dad are ESL students and the girls are enrolled in school, so even basic essentials on their list will help them feel welcome as they adjust to life in their new city.

Zahid Family

Zahid Family

The Zahid family arrived in the US from Afghanistan in 2017. They have three children--two one-year-old daughters and a three-year-old son. The family is in need of basic household and kitchen items as well as a matress and educational toys for the children. Please help this wonderful family!

Parwani Family

Parwani Family

Please welcome the Parwani Family! The family is made up of Mom, Dad, 4 daughters and 2 sons. They arrived in Southern California from Afghanistan in 2016. Dad worked for the US Army back home. The two eldest children are college students. Dad works in a shopping mall but his income is insufficient for covering expenses for the large family. Their most urgent needs are basic household and kitchen items, a bed for Mom and Dad, and laptops for the children to do their schoolwork.

Sadeq Family

Sadeq Family

This family of six moved to California from Afghanistan in 2016. While the children are at school, mom takes ESL classes and dad works. They need some help officially settling in and making their house a home

Noori Family

Noori Family

The Noori Family arrived from California to Afghanistan in 2017. Mom and Dad have seven children between the ages of 8 months and 15 yrs old. Dad worked with an international NGO as project manager and currently registered in college to become a vocational nurse. They are in need of basic home and kitchen supplies as well as bedding for the family. Please help this wonderful family!

Mangal Family

Mangal Family

The Mangal family arrived in California in 2018 from Afghanistan. Mom and Dad have seven children, four boys and three girls, between the ages of 6 and 21. The family is in need of basic household and kitchen items, bedding and backpacks for school. Welcome Mangal Family!

Zamani Family

Zamani Family

The Zamani Family arrived from Afghanistan on July 12, 2017. They lived for almost a year in a one bedroom apartment before recently making the transition to a new apartment in LA. Before coming to the US, Dad had served the US military and Mom was a homemaker. Now settled in California, Dad is working while Mom is staying home to take care of the little ones. With the older children in school and not yet able to work, the family is currently in need of help to meet their basic needs.

Jabari Family

Jabari Family

Hello Miry's List community! This is for the Jabari Family, a beautiful family of 4 from Afghanistan. They arrived in Southern California in December 2016. Mom stays home to raise their son and daughter, both under the age of 2. Dad works as a driver for a food delivery service. They just welcomed their new baby, so their most urgent needs are car seats, a double stroller, and bedding for their growing family. Thank you for your help!

Chakari Family

Chakari Family

The Chakari family is a young family with 3 kids (2 sons ages 5 and 7 and a daughter turning 2 soon) that arrived from Afghanistan to the U.S in February 2017 and relocated to California in May 2019. Dad used to work with the U.S Army in Afghanistan. The family's apartment is empty and need all the help to fill their apartment.

Saadat Family

Saadat Family

The Saadat family arrived from Afghanistan late 2018. This family consists of a Dad who served in the U.S. military for over 5 years, a Mom taking English classes, and two middle-school aged boys, 11 and 13. They’re currently in need of household items. Please consider donating to this wonderful family trying to build their new life in America.

Rajabi Family

Rajabi Family

Rajabi family consist of mom, dad with four children ages 10,9, 8 and a newborn boy born in June 2019! Dad used to work in USAID projects in Afghanistan and got injured at work. Mom is currently taking English classes. The family is in need of basic household items and furniture, shool supplies and baby items.

Shirzai Family

Shirzai Family

The Shirzai Family has six children from the ages of 6 to 25. They arrived in the U.S. from Afghanistan in late 2017 and are still trying to find solid ground in our country. Despite being in the U.S. for almost 2 years, the family does not have a car, are in need of many basic household items and are struggling to pay bills and rent. The youngest son loves to play soccer and wants to play professionaly when he grows up :) Please help this deserving family.

Emani Family

Emani Family

The Emani family arrived to Sacramento from Afghanistan in April 2018. The family consist of two children, a 6 year old son and a 4 year old daughter. Dad used to work as translator back hom and currently he works as security guard here, but the income is not enought to purchase household items and fullfil their needs. They need your warm welcoming gifts.

Noori Family

Noori Family

Meet the Noori family from Afghanistan! The family of three arrived in February 2019. The father is still looking for a job while at the same time trying to fill up their empty apartment with basic needs. The family has a 3 year old son. Let's help the Noori family!

Nazari Family

Nazari Family

The Nazari family is a young couple, with a baby boy, who just arrived from Afghanistan in May, 2019. The father worked with the US Army in the Ministry of Defense as an IT Team Lead, the mother has her bachelor's degree in Islamic law. This family is worried about finding jobs and buying a car once they have work. Please help this deserving family feel welcome and self-sufficent as they start their new life in CA.