Mission: to preserve the Yezidi faith and empower the Yezidi people all around the world through selfless service.

ORGANIZATIONAL STATEMENTS

“When you persecute one of us, you persecute us all,” by Linda L. Crawford, Executive Director, Interfaith Center at the Presidio

 

YI is looking to partner with local, regional, national and international faith groups and interfaith groups in the U.S., Canada and around the world. It has been supported by  Jews Indigenous to the Middle East and North Africa,  Sewa International,and has collaborated with the International Association for Human Values (IAHV). The IAHV is a United Nations recognized organization that is an offshoot of the Art of Living Foundation founded by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

In addition, it is a partner with the Iraqi humanitarian group “Humanity,” which has been delivering immediate help to Yezidis who are in great need as well as HIAS.


BUSINESSES & ORGANIZATIONS THAT HAVE CONTRIBUTED TO EMPOWER YEZIDIS:

Sewa International Supporst Yezidis
Bank of America Supports Yezidis Yazidi

 

Union Bank and Trust Supports Yezidis
Cornhusker supports Yezidis International

Lantos Foundation Supports Yazidis Yezidis

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JIMENA Empowers Yezidis

Potomac Vegetable Farms Support Yezidis

Saint Mathews Epsicopal Church

INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE CONTRIBUTED TO THE CAUSE:

YI respects the privacy of those who chose to stay anonymous.

  • Peter Cohen
  • Gina Waldman
  • Shekar Reddy
  • Satyanarayana Dosapati
  • Catherine Jones