Update: St. George’s (Baghdad) School of the Redeemer

Construction is underway and the school in on track to open in the fall of 2018, but funds are still needed to complete the project and ensure the construction remains on schedule! Take a tour of the construction… Read More

[Image description: SWIC Executive Director Deb Parker stands behind the SWIC booth table at the 2018 Episcopal Church General Convention. Behind her is a banner with the SWIC name and logo and an easel with a map of Iraq. The table has brochures, fliers, pens, etc.]

Episcopal Church Approves Resolution “Supporting Christians in Iraq”

Father Chris Bishop, on behalf of SWIC, drafted the initial resolution “Supporting Christians in Iraq” to be presented to the 79th Episcopal Church General Convention. The House of Deputies concurred with the resolution. Below is the full text… Read More

Where The Money Goes: Rebuilding Grocery Store

Feeding a need, funding a grocery store: watch this video from our partners at Etuti Institute about our latest small business redevelopment grant to reopen a grocery store in the Nineveh Plains. Music By: Michael Badal from his… Read More

Case Statement: St. George’s School (Baghdad) Construction and Furnishings Project

MISSION The mission of Stand With Iraqi Christians (SWIC) is to support, through friendship and material aid, the right of Christians and their communities in Iraq to survive and thrive. In 2014, Father Christopher Bishop of St. Martin’s… Read More

Water Wells for the Nineveh Plains

One of the many needs faced by Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) trying to return home is the need for clean water. SWIC has partnered with Christians in and around Qaraqosh whose lives have become more settled, to help… Read More