Gifts

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Persecuted

Christmas Gift Highlights

This Christmas season, remember your persecuted brothers and sisters around the world by giving gifts to the persecuted.
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Where Most Needed
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Spreading the Gospel
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Hope House
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Women
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Victims Life & Crisis Response
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Kids
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Livelihood & Livestock
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Nigeria
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Iraq
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The Last Words of the Martyrs

All gifts are to the specific funds listed on the donation pages. Your donations will be used for the listed projects, or similar projects within that fund, as necessary.

Where Most Needed

Where Most Needed

Where Most Needed allows us the freedom to provide immediate assistance when another fund may be lacking.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • Give any amount that you are able to in support of persecuted brothers and sisters around the world.
ICC Project Trip

Where Most Needed allows us the freedom to provide immediate assistance when another fund may be lacking.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $100 – Fund 1 day of an overseas trip for our U.S. staff
  • $2,500 – Cover the cost of an entire overseas trip where we investigate cases of persecution and initiate projects to relieve the suffering of the persecuted.
ICC Advocacy Work

ICC’s advocacy team works with U.S. government leaders to apply pressure to countries that persecute.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $100 – Fund part of an advocacy tour
  • $3,000 – Sponsor a full advocacy tour on Capitol Hill

Spreading the Gospel

India: Bibles & Bikes

Help us equip church planters throughout India by giving them Bibles to distribute and bicycles to increase their reach. Learn more on our Bibles & Bikes landing page. Our goal is 1,000 bikes, 100,000 Bibles and 6,000 new churches!

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $25 – 25 New Testaments
  • $100 – A new bike for a church planter
  • $200 – Equip a church planter with a bike and 100 New Testaments
  • $1,000 – Equip a team of 5 with bikes and New Testaments
North Korea Balloons

To give to this project, select “North Korea” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

ICC regularly launches huge balloons into isolated North Korea that carry Bible-loaded USB drives and leaflets explaining the Gospel.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $100 – Send 1,000 Gospel leaflets as part of a balloon launch
  • $3,000 – Sponsor an entire balloon launch of 150,000 Gospel leaflets
Bibles for Believers

Your gift allows us to place the entire Bible or a New Testament into the hands of a persecuted believer.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $50 – Get 50 New Testaments into the hands of persecuted believers
  • $100 – Get 20 full Bibles into the hands of persecuted believers
Muslim World Outreach

Muslims are turning to Christ in record numbers. Please consider joining us as we attempt to reach Muslim communities with the hope of Jesus.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $75 – Sponsor an evangelist for an outreach
  • $100 – Sponsor a Gospel broadcast into Iran
  • $700 – Support an underground pastor in Iran for 1 month
North Korea Radio

To give to this project, select “North Korea” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

ICC supports a radio station that broadcasts a daily Gospel program into North Korea.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $10 – Broadcast the Gospel into North Korea for 1 hour
  • $250 – Sponsor 1 full week of broadcasts
  • $1,000 – Fund 3 months of broadcasting
Discipleship Follow-Up

To give to this project, select “Project X” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

ICC funds a special broadcast and discipleship follow-up project in one of the most hostile countries in the world.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $10 – Provide 10 New Testaments for believers in an undisclosed country
  • $250 – Sponsor an underground pastor’s ministry for 3 months
  • $1,000 – Fund a home church for an entire year

Hope House

After-School Tutoring

To give to this project, select “Hope House” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

Hope House offers educational and vocational training to combat the underlying causes of persecution. The skills learned in these programs help students rise to the top of the employment pool, instead of being passed over because of their faith.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $60 – Provide educational materials to one child for a full year
  • $100 – Sponsor the transportation of students to and from the center for 1 month
  • $250 – Pay one teacher’s salary for an entire year
Life School

To give to this project, select “Hope House” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

Our program empowers these women by providing vocational and educational training, as well as parenting guidance.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $250 – Pay one teacher’s salary for an entire year
Microfinance Loans

To give to this project, select “Hope House” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

We provide small loans and training for affected Christians to start small businesses that allow them and their children to break out of poverty.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $150 – Average microfinance loan
  • $500 – Set up a small market business

Women

Microfinance Loans

To give to this project, select “Hope House” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

We provide small loans and training for affected Christians to start small businesses that allow them and their children to break out of poverty.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $30 – Provide supplies for 3 women attending vocational training
  • $190 – Provide for a woman’s vocational training on starting a small business
  • $500 – Cover the average cost of a microfinance loan
Sewing Training

To give to this project, select “HH-Far East” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

Ethnic Kachin believers have been heavily persecuted for decades in the primarily Buddhist nation of Myanmar. Your gift helps Kachin women learn how to sew so that they can support their families.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $30 – Provide 15 days of training for one woman
  • $360 – Fully train a woman for 6 months
  • $600 – Provide training for a class of 10 women for a month
Vocational School

To give to this project, select “HH-Far East” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

We enable Hmong women who are largely Christian and have faced persecution in Vietnam to create and sell hand-sewn products as a sustainable way of providing for their families.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $50 – Provide training materials for a woman’s vocational training
  • $300 – Provide a month of training for 30 women
Pastors’ Wives

To give to this project, select “HH-South Asia” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

You can help us provide for these courageous women as they support their husbands’ ministries.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $200 – Provide a pastor’s wife with a small business to generate income

Victim Life & Crisis Response

Attack
Recovery

By supporting the medical care of suffering believers, you will empower ICC to serve Christians who are left physically and financially devastated by persecution.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $75 – Cover the average cost of first aid and medication for a month
  • $500 – Sponsor the average cost of a minor surgical procedure
Imprisoned Family Members

You can help provide for imprisoned believers by ensuring their loved ones are taken care of when they are not there to provide.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $100 – Provide 1 month of boarding school
  • $500 – Fund a farming project for a family to generate food and income
Small
Businesses

Your gift of business assistance provides that much needed hope for many persecuted families by giving them an ongoing income source.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $200 – Stock part of a small business with income-generating supplies
  • $1,500 – Fund a tuk-tuk (taxi) for a persecution victim to start their own business
Blasphemy Accusations

By providing safe houses for accused Christians and their families, ICC helps remind these believers that they are not alone.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $75 – Provide victims with a safe house to live in for 2 weeks
  • $350 – Sponsor a family with food and housing for 1 month
Food
Assistance

Join us as we provide critical food aid to believers who have lost the ability to provide for their families as a result of persecution.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $100 – Provide a family with 1 month of food aid

Kids

Medical Assistance

Sadly, children are often exposed to persecution. While we can’t prevent attacks, it is our privilege to assist children as they recover physically and emotionally.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $75 – Cover the cost of first-aid and medication for 1 month
  • $500 – Provide a minor surgical procedure
  • $2,000 – Sponsor a major surgical procedure for a child victim
Child Sponsorship

To give to this project, select “Child Sponsorship (KC)” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

Through sponsorship, you can provide an education and medical care to enable a child in Egypt to break the cycle of poverty.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $30/month – Sponsor a child in Egypt. Make sure to check the Recurring Transaction box and set up your monthly support.
Education

In 2013, suicide bombers attacked All Saints Church in Pakistan. Your gift will help ICC continue covering education expenses of the children orphaned by this deadly attack.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $65 – Provide trauma counseling to a child victim of persecution
  • $150 – Fund 2 months of a child’s education
Orphan Care

ICC supports a strong Christian orphanage in Myanmar to provide love and a quality education for the 31 children living there.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $175 – Give a child a home in the orphanage for 1 year
  • $425 – Cover the orphanage’s rent for 1 month, which houses 31 children

Livelihood & Livestock

Economic
Stability

Often believers have to relocate and rebuild their lives from the ground up. You can partner with us to provide livelihoods that help victims begin the difficult road to recovery.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $70 – Provide a sewing machine for a seamstress
  • $500 – Create a farming project for the family to generate food and income
  • $1,500 – Provide a tuk-tuk (taxi) for a persecution victim
Chicken
Farms

When a family loses their breadwinner to persecution, we provide small livelihood projects, allowing them to earn a sustainable income and keep their family intact.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $10 – Give 10 baby chickens to a deserving family
  • $100 – Provide a flock of 100 chickens to start a chicken farm
Cows, Goats, Pigs & Sheep

The gift of livestock not only provides food for the family, but also income and the possibility of a stable future through the sale of their offspring.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $50 – Provide 1 goat
  • $120 – Provide 2 pigs
  • $200 – Provide a small herd of sheep
  • $200 – Provide 1 cow
Motorbikes &
Boutiques

The gift of a motorcycle or a small shop changes the life of a family that loses its breadwinner to persecution. Small businesses serve as a source of income and a chance at stability.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $65 – Cover the average cost of business permits and documents for 1 year
  • $700 – Supply the inventory of a small clothing store
  • $1,150 – Provide a motorcycle for a victim of persecution

Nigeria

Rescue a
Community

Help us create and manage at least 10 communal farms in Nigeria each serving 500+ Christians that fled their homes because of Boko Haram and Fulani militants. Learn more on our Nigeria Crisis landing page.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $30 – Give 1 Christian farmer a job, security, and food for a whole year
  • $100 – Provide enough fertilizer for 5 acres
Home
Construction

Thousands of Christians in Nigeria are living as IDPs. In especially tough cases, we provide them with a new home so that they have a safe place to sleep.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $800 – Cover all of the roofing costs for a new home for a Christian family
  • $1,000 – Provide all of the windows and doors in a new house
  • $1,200 – Sponsor all of the labor costs of building a new house
Lost
Generation

A small gift can help provide education for a child in need and ensure that they don’t fall permanently behind in their education.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $10 – Give a child all the books they need for 1 year
  • $30 – Cover 1 trimester of schooling for a child
  • $105 – Provide books and 1 full year of schooling for a child
Healing Body &
Mind

To give to this project, select “Nigeria (SWC)” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

Many believers have been physically and emotionally scarred by the ongoing violence and persecution sweeping across Nigeria.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $100 – Give food and proper nutrition for a family for 1 month
  • $500 – Cover the average cost of a surgery in Nigeria

Iraq

Clean Water Wells

To give to this project, select “Middle East Refugees (CRB)” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

Each well we build quenches the thirst of at least 10 families and provides them with water for basic household needs.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $50 – Pay for the water used for well-digging
  • $100 – Cover the price of a pump for the well
  • $200 – Sponsor all plumbing and piping for the well
Small Businesses

To give to this project, select “Middle East Refugees (CRB)” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

We are helping displaced Christians rebuild their businesses and providing the tools necessary for them to earn a sustainable income again.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $120 – Provide an A/C unit for a small business
  • $200 – Build out shelving for a shop
  • $1,000 – Provide a tuk-tuk for a Christian in Iraq to start a taxi service
Medical Outreach

To give to this project, select “Middle East Refugees (CRB)” in the “Special Designation” box on the donation page.

A small gift can help provide education for a child in need and ensure that they don’t fall permanently behind in their education.

Suggested Gifts*:

  • $15 – Provide first aid and medicine for a patient
  • $130 – Cover 1 year’s supply of medicine and vitamins for a non-chronic patient
  • $1,000 – Sponsor one month’s salary for a doctor who is treating victims of ISIS

The Last Words of the Martyrs

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Jeff King, president of International Christian Concern, brings you compelling stories from his travels to over 65 nations around the world. Jeff writes of those who have paid the ultimate price for bearing Jesus’ name, precious saints who, in life and death, speak a powerful message to every Western Christian with ears to hear. PRE-ORDER THE FULL EDITION TODAY with a gift of $14 or more! All profits will go to assist the families of Christian martyrs.

Merry Christmas
From International Christian Concern

*All gifts are to the specific funds listed on the donation pages. Your donations will be used for the listed projects, or similar projects within that fund, as necessary.