Meet the Founder!

Our founder, Bridgette, has always wanted to do something bigger with her life. She has always had a heart for other cultures and when an opportunity to travel to Greece to work among Refugees during the height of the Refugee crisis arose, she jumped at the chance. After that trip, she knew she had to […]

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Ramadan Kareem

Our Muslim friends around the world that have been scattered because of wars, persecution, and famine have started their month celebration of Ramadan.  As they prepare for all that Ramadan entails we wanted to take some time to wish them Ramadan Kareem. A bit on Ramadan Depending on the sighting of the moon tonight, Ramadan will […]

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Mother’s Day 2018

A Mother is like a Flower each one Beautiful and Unique. On Mother’s Day let us not forget all of the beautiful refugee mom’s in the world that are fighting everyday for their children’s safety and for their dreams to come true! Happy Mother’s Day to the moms of More than Numbers and to all […]

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Guest Post: A Park, A Refugee, and A Great Ending

I am so excited to have my friend Laura from over at Sacred Story blogging today. Laura and I have worked together in Greece on two different occasions and will be working there again in June. Laura run’s the organization Sacred Story, a place for women of all walks of life to share their stories. Below is […]

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World Refugee Day 2018

Wednesday June 20, 2018 World Refugee Day started in 2001 after the UN Refugee Agency’s (UNCHR) commissioned the day for June 20 to bring attention to the plight of approximately 14 millions refugees world wide. On World Refugee Day, held every year on June 20th, we commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of […]

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Meet Layla

Meet Layla a beautiful seventeen-year-old from Syria. Hers is the story of heartbreak. She had been living in Greece with her three brothers ages 20, 14, and 12 for just over a year when we met her. She has two older brothers one who fled Syria in attempts to get safe passage for his siblings […]

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Offically Offical

More than Numbers is an official organization founded April 9, 2018. This journey of starting this organization has been a whirlwind adventure. The same week we started, we saw Syria become a news headline again. Our thoughts continue to be with the people and country of Syria, as well as though who have fled. We […]

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