Syria Relief and Development (SRD) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing humanitarian aid to Syrians affected by violence, hunger, poverty, injury and displacement. The volatile situation in Syria has created a dire need for food, shelter and medical supplies. SRD is working to address these needs through its established programs within Syria and in surrounding regions. As of January 1, 2014, we have distributed nearly $10 million in aid to Syrians in need.
SRD was incorporated in the State of Kansas in November 2011. We are based in the U.S. with offices in Amman, Jordan and Gaziantep, Turkey.
To provide crisis humanitarian relief and plant the seeds of sustainable development for the people of Syria.
To maintain humanitarian relief and mobilize resources to develop a comprehensive agenda for sustainable development in Syria.
As of May 23, 2013, SRD is officially classified as a 501(c)(3) organization, a designation given by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) that allows donors to deduct qualifying charity contributions from their taxes. To learn more, visit the IRS website: www.irs.gov.
View the official designation letter here: