Rebuild Beirut

Dasco has teamed up with Lions Club International & Australian Consulting Engineers Lebanon to repair damaged Beirut homes.

50%

150 Homes supported so far.
Help us to rebuild 300.

How toDonate

Account Name: St. Merkorious Charity
BSB: 032 069
Account Number: 646973

Phone: 02 9799 9954
Mobile: 0478 760 540

*Donations of $2 or more are tax deductible

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dasco’s role?

Dasco is a main financial contributor and used its contact to make such work on the ground happen with integrity and transparency.

Who is doing the work?

A locally selected glass company with fixed pricing, all work and costs are assessed by Australian Consulting Engineers in Lebanon

Where in Beirut?

2 Sectors (25 & 28) allocated to us by the Lebanese army (Please refer to map)

What are Sectors 25 & 28?

In Medawar (with the neighbourhood Mar Mikhaël) – Home to many people, businesses and international tourism. Mar Mikhael is often referred to as the “party capital of the Arab world”.

What work are you doing?

Dasco & St Merkorious pledged to replace windows and glass doors in low socio-economic areas.

Are you covering other work?

Lions Club together with the Maronite Catholic Society are covering kitchens appliances and front doors replacement.

Are you including retail and shops?

No, only home dwellings.

How much of our donation will reach the ground?

100% of donation. There are no administration fees. Our people & engineers on the ground are assisting on a voluntary basis.

How do you guarantee transparency?

3 representatives on the ground from Dasco Australia, Australian Consulting Engineers Lebanon and Lions Club International will document before and after repairs by way of photo albums together with official receipts for work completed.

How long will this campaign go for?

We estimate our work to be completed by mid-October before the winter season. Please note that work has already commenced on the ground.

Area Allocated for
Dasco Repairs