Attack at Mar Mina Church in Helwan Posted December 29, 2017 by admin


At least 10 people were killed during an attack by gunmen at the Coptic Church of Mar Mina in Helwan on Friday, December 29th 2017. Santa Verena Charity has created a fund called the “Mar Mina/Helwan Victims Fund” and will be collecting donations for the families of the victims affected by this attack.

If you’d like to donate to this fund, you may:

  1. Donate via our website: and be sure to type “Mar Mina/Helwan Victims” in the “Purpose (optional)” field.
  2. Or you can call our office at 949-471-0310 to make your donation.
  3. Or you may write a check to Santa Verena Charity – write “Mar Mina/Helwan Victims” in the memo line, and mail it to P.O. Box 51206, Irvine, CA 92619.

And do not forget to pray that the Lord may help our brethren in Egypt get through this difficult time. May His blessings be your reward always.