Emergency Winter Aid for Refugees in Lebanon

Jan 24, 2019
After a storm hit Lebanon earlier in January bringing snow and rain, 15 families from Syria living in tents in the Bekaa Valley faced an emergency. Their tents were flooded....
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Psychological Support for Children with Chronic Diseases

Dec 12, 2018
Daily life in Gaza is hard for any child and most have some kind of emotional distress. For Children with chronic diseases like diabetes, heart diseases, kidney and respiratory disorders...
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Cycling and Sports for Girls in Gaza

Aug 14, 2018
Since a very young age, 6 or so, I had a deep passion of riding a bike but I never knew how to. The first time I rode the bike...
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Medical Shipment for Refugees in Lebanon

Aug 12, 2018
MECA’s shipment of medical supplies valued at one million dollars has arrived in Lebanon. It contains specific items community clinics and pharmacies requested for the growing population of refugees from...
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Knitting Project for Syrian Refugees

Feb 20, 2018
“I'm proud of my work with Al-Jalil Center and this humanitarian project that will help refugees during winter. Also, I can depend on myself and support my mother and sister.”...
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Rawa: Creative Palestinian Communities Fund

Dec 18, 2017
MECA proudly acts as the fiscal sponsor for Rawa: Creative Palestinian Communities Fund, a radically inclusive and open fund that values and mobilizes Palestinian creativity. Rawa is a funding and...
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Teach Palestine Project

Nov 21, 2017
MECA’s Teach Palestine Project includes: The Teach Palestine website, a collaborative project by and for K-12 teachers and educators who are bringing Palestine into their classrooms. The site includes curriculum...
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Gaza Lights: Electrical Power for People Under Siege

Oct 19, 2017
"Many mothers told us the same story. Their children are so scared of the dark they won’t even get up at night to use the bathroom. One mother brings home...
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Healthy Food for Schoolchildren

Oct 11, 2017
Palestinian children need strong bodies because we are first and foremost living under occupation. When the occupation is combined with poverty, this is an impossible situation for the children. —Um...
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Girls’ Basketball for Refugees

Sep 12, 2017
Palestinian and Syrian refugees living in and around Baalbeck Refugee Camp in Lebanon have a new basketball team for girls ages nine to fourteen. After they learn the game, they’ll...
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