Hanan Refugee Relief Group P.O. Box 3989, Greenville, NC 27836
Tax EIN 82-1762609

Who We Are

Our goal is to transition refugees into contributing members of their host communities by providing long-term solutions, such as housing, labor opportunities, and medical relief.

We are a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization registered with the IRS. Our group consists of dedicated volunteers that joined together for the sole purpose of aiding refugees and people in need. 100% of the donations go directly towards charitable supplies. All overhead, including travel and administrative expenses, are paid for by the volunteers.

We are a humanitarian group without any political or religious associations and our mission consists of both humanitarian and medical relief.

Executive Committee

Our Team is comprised of dedicated individuals from a variety of backgrounds that share a common goal and unrelenting spirit. Click to learn more about them.
Ruba Sarsour, M.D.

President and co-founder of Hanan RRG, an Internal Medicine/Nephrology board-certified physician currently working in Nebraska.

Samar Badwan
Vice President

Samar Badwan was born in Washington, D.C. raised in North Carolina, active in her community.

Saed Awadallah, M.D.

Dr. Awadallah is a Pulmonary and Critical Care physician currently residing and practicing in Nebraska.

Sara Wasim, M.D.
At-Large Member

Dr. Sara Wasim is a Board Certified Internal Medicine physician currently practicing in Alexandria, VA.

Maysoun Ahmad
At-Large Member

Maysoun Ahmad has been an active member in the greater Muslim Milwaukee community since 1990.

Sausan Naji
At-Large Member

Sausan Naji was born and raised in California and lives with her family in Wisconsin.

Sheila Badwan

Sheila was born in Raleigh, NC, raised in Greenville, NC and an active community member.