The White Helmets, also known as the Syrian Civil Defence, are a group of unarmed and impartial firefighters, search and rescue workers, and medics who volunteer to rush to bombing sites and rescue people from under the rubble. They risk their lives so that others may live.
A 2016 grant from the Cultures of Resistance Network helped the White Helmets purchase an ambulance.
A 2015 grant from the Cultures of Resistance Network helped the White Helmets purchase an ambulance for one of the newly-formed women’s teams, empowering them in their pursuit to save lives on all sides of the conflict. The Syria Campaign served as a fiscal sponsor for this grant.