Maia Project: Bringing Clean Water to the Children of Palestine

Aug 18, 2017
Impact The Water Crisis in Palestine There is a growing water crisis in Palestine. In Gaza, 95% of water is unfit for human consumption. Numerous military attacks on the Gaza...
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Playgrounds

Aug 16, 2017
“You can find all the kids at the playground in the afternoons.” —A mother in one of the villages with a new playground MECA has built playgrounds in major Palestinian...
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University Scholarships

Aug 10, 2017
Impact One Student at a Time Each year, MECA provides more than 100 university scholarships at Palestinian universities in the West Bank and Gaza to enable dedicated students to obtain...
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Sulafa Embroidery Center

Aug 07, 2017
Embroidery takes me from a miserable reality to a magic world. —Samar Embroidery plays a central role in these women’s lives, providing not only income but also an opportunity to...
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Aseela Women’s Cooperative

Aug 07, 2017
Aseela produces a top-quality soap from naturally-grown Palestinian olive oil, using the traditional methods. The collective has grown since its start in 2004 to include 20 women. Aseela works under the principles...
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Dalia Association: A Palestinian Community Foundation

Aug 06, 2017
Dalia Association is a community foundation founded in 2007 by diverse members of the Palestinian community committed to mobilize, invest and distribute resources according to local Palestinian priorities using community-based...
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Education for Syrian Refugees

Jul 27, 2017
I used to have a peaceful life and live in my amazing home in Deraa [Syria]. I enjoyed the nature around my house and the food coming from the land....
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Support Team for Children who’ve been Arrested

Jul 27, 2017
“Imagine a 5, 6, 7-year-old child being arrested. The impact of the child—even if he is eighteen—is very big. The child, his mother, his father, his sisters and brothers, even...
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New Books, New Readers

Jun 12, 2017
I did not imagine that reading stories aloud is something very important for me and my kids, from this moment I will devote time every day to read to my...
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Sanctuary Education Conference

Apr 22, 2017
Great range of topics. Very approachable and yet applicable and critical. This was awesome! I loved the student panel! — Teacher Responding to requests from teachers, MECA joined collaborated with AROC,...
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