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An overview of reconstruction in the Near East
August 26, 2019
June 21, 2019
Service program from Near East Relief Day. NER used local churches and organizations to mobilize individual support by appealing to their sense of philanthropic duty.
May 7, 2019
Graduating from the orphanage.
August 1, 2018
Orphan girls getting an education in the orphanages in Syra. The education in the two photos is focused on tailoring and cooking.
July 25, 2018
A certificate by the Sunday school that is awarded to those who are taking care of the orphans.
A cablegram for raising money to the Near East Relief.
A publication about the importance of education for orphans. In the image, there is a photo of a group of orphans standing with each other.
July 20, 2018
May 23, 2018
Near East Relief sponsorship form for an orphan boy named Heracles Savvas. The form is not dated. Based on the information provided, it is from the mid- to late 1920s. This is the only form of its kind in the Near East Foundation archives. Sponsors received periodic reports on their child’s health and academic progress.
March 16, 2016
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