After the EarthquakeFebruary 05, 2020
It has been 2 ½ months since a devastating earthquake hit Albania, leaving many people homeless. Naim and his family live in the village of Peza, southwest of Tirana. Their home was condemned, so they are spending the winter in a tent. Although organizations like NG partner ProFamilja are helping them with food and supplies, it is cold and damp in the winter, and staying clean and healthy is a constant battle.
Albania Earthquake UpdateDecember 23, 2019
It has been almost a month since the strongest earthquake in decades shook Albania. Homes and businesses were wrecked; fifty-one people lost their lives, two thousand were injured, and four thousand lost their homes. The biggest quake hit at about 4 am, with the epicenter near the coastal city of Durrës. There were tremors for days afterwards—a reported 1,300 aftershocks, even as rescuers searched for people in the rubble. Read more about Nehemiah Gateway Albania's work to help the survivors....
Bringing Aid to MokraDecember 13, 2019
The Nehemiah Gateway Albania Social and Medical Improvement team was back in the mountain villages near Mokra recently, bringing aid to villagers.
New issue of CompactDecember 06, 2019
The latest issue of Compact is out!
Albania EarthquakeNovember 26, 2019
A deadly 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit Albania in the middle of the night November 26. The quake was centered near the coastal city of Durrës, and has been followed by many hours of aftershocks.
New issue of CompactOctober 04, 2019
New issue of Compact, check it out!
Article in the Estes Park Trail GazetteSeptember 27, 2019
A profile of NG USA in this week's Estes Park Trail Gazette, courtesy of the Estes Park Nonprofit Resource Center. Estes Park, home of NG-USA, is home to several thousand elk (pictured).
Back to School in GjirokastërSeptember 20, 2019
Last Monday, September 16, was the first day of school in Gjirokastër. Thanks to NG USA donors, twenty Roma children were able to register for school with help from Nehemiah Gateway staff. They arrived bright and early with all the rest of the Gjirokastër school children, with new backpacks on their backs, filled with school supplies they need to participate in class. Five of the children are first graders and are attending school for the first time. All the families are receiving food aid, helping them to enjoy nutritious meals at home.