Interlink Publishing, a Massachusetts-based independent publishing house, has collaborated with bestselling cookbook author, photographer, and food writer Barbara Abdeni Massaad (Man'oushe: Inside the Lebanese Street Corner Bakery)—together with nearly 80 acclaimed chefs—on a humanitarian cookbook project whose profits will be donated to the UN Refugee Agency UNHCR to provide urgently needed food relief for Syrian refugees.View the book
There are over 4 million Syrian refugees in five countries:
Source: UNHCR as of February 23, 2015.
Nearly 8 million Syrians are internally displaced.
Thousands of Syrians continue to flee their country every day.
Half of all Syrian refugees are under the age of 18. Most have been out of school for many months.
More than half of Syria's pre-war population of 23 million is in desperate need of urgent humanitarian assistance.
There are many ways you can help. We are open to new ideas, so please e-mail us your suggestion and we'll add it to the list.
Tweet, post, share and spread the word about the project on social media; share your experience and stories of success.
...school, library, or any other center you are affiliated with; tell them about the project; and encourage their involvement in the campaign and sales of the Soup for Syria cookbook.
Organize a benefit concert or event in your area. Tell the audience about the plight of the Syrian refugees and the Soup for Syria project, distribute flyers, and sell copies of the Soup for Syria cookbook.
More than 80 famous chefs and cookbook authors from around the world have come together to assist with food relief efforts for Syrian refugees by contributing recipes to Soup for Syria: Recipes to Celebrate Our Shared Humanity, coming October 1 from Interlink Books
"The world has failed Syria's four million refugees," says Michel Moushabeck, publisher and editor of Interlink Publishing in Northampton, Mass. To help, he is publishing Soup for Syria: Recipes to Celebrate Our Shared Humanity, collected and photographed by Barbara Abdeni Massad.
For more information about Soup for Syria or to place orders contact Interlink Books.
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Northampton, MA 01060-1804