A Dublin priest back in Ireland for a short break from a refugee camp in Lebanon has appealed for help in transporting about 600kg of donated supplies and personal protection equipment (PPE) back to that troubled country.
Most of those he is helping in the camp near the coastal city of Tyre are Syrian refugee children.
Fr William Stuart (59) is from Clontarf in Dublin. He is a Rosminian priest and works as a volunteer with Insan, a Lebanese NGO in Tyre, as well as in the refugee camps. He has had an involvement with the Middle East since 2003, as well as serving in Dublin.
Back briefly in Dalkey parish, where he has served previously, he is due back in the Lebanese camp by September 14th. In 2018, he set up a school in the camp at Tyre “to get street kids who are long term out of school
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