has forced millions of men, women and children to flee their homes out of fear for their lives. With almost nothing but a life vest, they arrive in an unfamiliar world in search of a new life. Love Welcomes works with refugees in Greece to help them build a better future through income generation skills, a future full of hope and purpose. Every time you buy a Love Welcomes product, you’re supporting a refugee and their family as they begin to rebuild lives shattered by war.
My husband is in Germany…I am alone with my three children. It's been almost two years now since we came to Greece. We live in ISO boxes (converted shipping containers) and have communal kitchens. In 2017, I joined Love Welcomes. We are weaving mats from blankets and life vests. It is a very good project. We do something during the days that is worthwhile, and we earn money.
Read Thaura’s full story here.