HAN delivers help on the ground where it’s most needed. We enable our Heroes in crisis areas to support refugees in ensuring basic needs.

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The Corona pandemic is catastrophic for refugees living in Greece in overcrowded camps or even on the street. We are providing emergency response funding. We need your help!

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What we do

Help a Hero

The Help a Hero program supports key long-term volunteers who ensure continuity and growth in humanitarian projects. While most volunteers only stay a week, these long-term experts effectively use all these volunteers’ presence and optimize project impact.

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We are providing weekly food and other basic needs items to undocumented refugees in Amsterdam since September 2016. Due to the corona pandemic, the demand has increased steeply.

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News updates

Image with news article: NOW_an unbelievable donation!!!

Saturday 2 January 2021 00:00

NOW_an unbelievable donation!!!

8 pallets of socks and underwear for men, women and children, ALL NEW!!!!!!! + 4 pallets of computer equipment!!! We cannot thank enough the awesome brothers Mustafa and Hudaifah Al-Harazi for their incredible generosity, and Soraya Beheshti from the One Billion Project for establishing the contact.
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Image with news article: NOW_Christmas for the homeless street cleaners ❤️❤️❤️!

Sunday 27 December 2020 15:27

NOW_Christmas for the homeless street cleaners ❤️❤️❤️!

Thanks to volunteer extraordinary Maxi Hager and her small (but mighty!) assistant Riley. Not only do they cook lunch two times a week, but they also collected money to buy socks, face masks, gloves, hygiene items and tons of sweets 😍😍😍!
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Saturday 19 December 2020 16:02

NOW_two awesome volunteers!

Delivering 7.5 tons of food to the projects of the Presbyterian Church, Stichting Vice Versa and Akwaaba Zorg? No problem for top volunteers Marleen Schumacher and Sylke Jonk. They just rented a van and went to work!!!! Ladies, thank you soooooo much. You are fabulous <3!
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Image with news article: NOW_12.5 tons of washing powder!!!!

Wednesday 16 December 2020 15:55

NOW_12.5 tons of washing powder!!!!

This is a Christmas present for the nearly 3.000 families we weekly support with a food package. With enormous thanks to the Funds who made this possible: RCOAK and Stichting Hulp na Onderzoek.
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