February 01, 2016

SOUTHFIELD, MI – Life for Relief and Development continues to make a positive impact on the lives of people all across Iraq through our decades-long work and various humanitarian programs in the country. Recent Life projects include the distribution of food baskets to over 3000 needy families throughout Iraq including in Diyala, Sulaimaniya, and Salah Eldin, as well as other cities.

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January 29, 2016
Michigan charity concludes Phase 1 of Flint Water Relief

Over 130,000 water bottles distributed 

Phase 2 will start first week of March

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January 28, 2016
Life Joins in Aiding Tornado Victims Dispatches Team to Texas

Life for Relief and Development sent an Emergency Response Team to Garland, Texas to assist with the tornado clean-up efforts and will distribute cleaning materials, hygiene kits, infant and children’s clothing and coats, blankets and hot meals to the people impacted by the devastating tornado that struck the area and demolished over 1600 homes in late December 2015.

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December 11, 2015
North Texas Tornado - 2015 Press Release

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November 19, 2015
Life Mobilizes in Response to Crisis in Yemen

Southfield, Michigan (7/2/2015) - In light of the United Nations' declaration of a level-three emergency in Yemen, Life for Relief and Development (Life), a Michigan-based charity, is launching a nationwide effort to provide urgently needed humanitarian relief to the civilian victims of the conflict in Yemen.

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September 24, 2015
Life Partners to Provide Medicine & Supplies to Children & the Needy in Iraq

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to alleviate human suffering, the American relief organization, Life for Relief and Development (Life) in partnership with another humanitarian organization and a private airline, will be providing over one million dollars worth of medical, educational, and other humanitarian supplies to the needy in Iraq.

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September 30, 2012
Life signs Agreement worth $3.5 million with MBRC in the UAE for Health and Educational Projects in Iraq

Life and Mohammad bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Charity and Humanitarian Foundation (MBRC) signed an agreement to build schools and health clinics in Iraq costing about $3.5 million. MBRC has earmarked $3.5 million to health and educational projects in Iraq as part of its response to humanitarian issues in the Arab World.

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December 30, 2008
LIFE Provides Emergency Humanitarian Aid to Gaza Civilians and Hospitals

Southfield, Michigan (12/29/2008) Life for Relief and Development (LIFE), a U.S.-based charity, has begun providing emergency humanitarian relief to the civilian victims of the recent conflict in Gaza.

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October 19, 2008
MBRMC & LIFE Complete 1st Phase of Emergency Relief for Victims of Hurricane Ike

MBRMC and LIFE are beginning to plan for a second phase of the relief operations, which involves rebuilding healthcare clinics and social service centers.

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