[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

Update: watch a video on the water well project here. 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… Read More

“The time has come for peace in Iraq” – video from UNICEF-MENA

Hopefully, Lent provides, us among other things, with a jolt. A jolt out of habit. A jolt of need. A jolt of awareness that opens a new more vivid experience of God. Perhaps a jolt of conscience or… Read More