Meet Basir and his Family

Basir and Hasina were new arrivals to Greece from Afghanistan. They had only been there a month when we met them and were in Athens attempting to complete the paperwork to apply for services. The refugee camp where they had been staying was a two-hour bus ride away and it was by chance that we […]

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Innocence

I have recently returned from my fourth trip to Greece and again I walked away heart broken by the journey’s these refugees have taken.  I have come back with a bigger desire to raise awareness about refugees and who exactly they are. Once again we met people who were once teachers, people who were working […]

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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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