Hands Up Foundation is now Action Syria

Help us mark ten years of action

Join us to mark the launch of Action Syria and 10 years of supporting Syrian communities with the phenomenal food of Imad’s Syrian Kitchen!

Come and celebrate with a delicious Syrian feast while raising funds to make sure Syrian communities have the medical care and education they need.

What we do

Action Syria is a small and innovative charity that funds health and education programmes in Syria and neighbouring countries.
Our aim is to make a positive difference to Syrians in need.

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Action Syria funds a primary health clinic and prosthetics programme for communities in northern Syria.


With our funding, 200 Syrian children from refugee camps in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley can go to school.


We're ready to act quickly when emergency strikes, whether that’s an earthquake, disease outbreak or conflict.

How you can help

There are so many ways to help; you can donate directly to Action Syria, or do you prefer to fundraise? Whether you’re into cooking, running, singing, hosting dinner parties, or something else entirely – we’ve got a fundraiser for you.

Mariam’s Story
Mariam’s Story

Following the death of her father, thirteen year old Mariam (name changed for protection purposes), her mother and 11 brothers and sisters were forced to leave Syria. They moved to […]

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