Headquarters: New York, USA
Yemen Aid is 100% dedicated to providing aid to the Yemeni people and putting an end to the current humanitarian crisis in Yemen. Dealing with the current challenges Yemen and it's people requires problem-solvers who are willing to take risks. Yemen Aid emerged out of a pursuit to aid and support the Yemeni people, and a desire for actions to speak louder than words. Established in 2016 (AH 1438) by passionate young professional Yemeni-Americans, we’re an organization driven by immediate impact, bold actions, and a strong foundation of support.
*Information from the Yemen Aid website.
Yemen Aid Relief Projects in Yemen
As of May, 2020
Location: Al-Mokha, Al Hudaydah, Zinjibar, Dhale, Lahj, Taiz, Hajja, Aden
In August 2019, through various partnerships, Yemen Aid distributed food baskets to poverty stricken families across Yemen.
Location: Aden, Taiz, Al Hudaydah, Lahj, Abyan, Ibb
Yemen Aid has provided several health relief services throughout Yemen. From supporting hospitals with medical solutions and antibiotics to medical transportation and emergency medical care.
Water and Sanitation
Location: Dumnat Al-Naser, Al-Marawah, Hodeidah, Aden, Al Mukalla, Ibb, Taiz, Sana'a
Yemen Aid, through various partners provided water relief efforts throughout Yemen. Among their projects are those that consist of solar paneled wells, hand washing awareness and water purification tablets.
Yemen Aid, through various partners executed the creation of an IDP camp for 30 families..