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Knights Templar Donate $10K For Clinic at St. George’s, Baghdad
March 11, 2019

Knights Templar Donate $10K For Clinic at St. George’s, Baghdad

(SANTA CRUZ, Calif.)—The Sovereign Military Order of the Temple of Jerusalem has donated $10,000 to the American Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East.   The donation from SMOTJ, also known as the Knights Templar, was earmarked to support the operations of the Medical and Dental Clinic at St. George’s Church, Baghdad.   Captain Chevalier Clayton Michael Kemmerer, GCTJ, GMTJ, Grand Prior of SMOTJ in the United States, said, “We recognize and applaud the continuing exceptional efforts of FRRME and are very pleased that we are able to renew and restore our support.” Grand Prior Kemmerer added that the Templars’ Grand Council had voted to make the gift to FRRME America via the General Raymond Davis Templar Foundation, the charitable arm of SMOTJ.   FRRME America Chairman Colonel John Busterud expressed his appreciation for the donation. “The Knights Templar are long-time supporters of FRRME America and our work in the Middle East, and we are pleased to welcome […]

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FRRME America Holds Annual Meeting; Elects New Executive Committee
December 20, 2018

FRRME America Holds Annual Meeting; Elects New Executive Committee

(POINT CLEAR, Ala.)—The Board of Trustees of the American Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East (FRRME America) elected a new slate of officers at today’s Annual Meeting.   Newly elected are John Busterud, chairman; Kevin Douglas, vice chairman; May Al-Najjar, treasurer; and Brian Murphy, secretary. Officers are elected to two-year terms.   Busterud, who previously served as vice chair of the foundation, is a senior corporate environmental and energy attorney with more than 30 years of experience […]

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FRRME America  Participates in Combined Federal Campaign
November 5, 2018

FRRME America Participates in Combined Federal Campaign

WASHINGTON—For the first time since its founding, the American Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East (FRRME America) is participating in the United States’ Combined Federal Campaign (CFC).   Employees of the federal government and military can now donate to the foundation through payroll deductions to the Combined Federal Campaign by selecting CFC #17576.   “Being recognized and accepted as a CFC charitable organization will help raise awareness of our work among government employees and military personnel and […]

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Lantos Foundation Awards Front Line Fund Grant to FRRME America
August 30, 2018

Lantos Foundation Awards Front Line Fund Grant to FRRME America

WASHINGTON—The Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice has awarded a grant to the American Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East (FRRME America). According to Denise Perron, executive director of the Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice, “As part of our work to promote freedom of religion, conscience, and belief, and in support of the American Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East’s advancement of human rights in Iraq, we are pleased to provide them with […]

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Christ Church, Jerusalem Provides Medical Relief Grant To FRRME America
July 9, 2018

Christ Church, Jerusalem Provides Medical Relief Grant To FRRME America

AMMAN, Jordan—Christ Church, Jerusalem, has provided a grant via its Mercy Fund to the American Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East for medical relief. “This is a welcome gift from Christ Church,” said FRRME America Chairman Scott Rye, “and we are very glad to see Christ Church include the Foundation in its mission and outreach efforts.” Rye noted that the church has supported the U.K.-registered branch of the charity, FRRME UK, in the past. FRRME America is […]

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