Our team encountered a unique charity “Souriyat Across Borders” while interviewing Syrian refugees in Amman, Jordan. Created by five women, “Souriyat Across Borders” provides rehabilitation for Syrian war wounded, along with deeply necessary education programs for vulnerable refugees seeking asylum in Jordan. The Carbon Trace team, led by director Taye Abithi Taye, returned twice to Jordan in 2017 filming with The Syrian-American Medical Society as they conducted medical missions in the region–from Amman to Mafraq, within eyesight of the Syrian border.
Watch our work with SAMS and other nonprofits on our Humanitarian Service page.
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Director: Taye Abithi Taye
Produced by: Shannon Cay and Shane Franklin
Executive Producer: Dr. Andrew R. Cline
Editor: Taye Abithi Taye
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