ONLINE EVENT: Naomi Shihab Nye & Friends: Poetry for Palestine!

Sep 22, 2020
Tuesday, September 22: 5pm PT/8pm ET Sign up for this special online event now! NAOMI SHIHAB NYE is a multiple-award-winning poet, songwriter, and novelist, the daughter of a Palestinian refugee....

PaliRoots Raises more than $100,000 to Provide Nutritious Meals for Children in Gaza

May 19, 2020
PaliRoots campaign has raised more than $100,000! Huge thanks to our partner PaliRoots for organizing this campaign benefiting MECA. All donations from the LaunchGood campaign will come directly to MECA...
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CANCELED: San Francisco, CA, Noam Chomsky on “What Hope for Palestine–and Beyond? The World After 2020”

Mar 21, 2020
Dear Friend, Unfortunately, I’m so sorry to let you know that that the Middle East Children’s Alliance and I have decided that, due to concerns about the Corona virus, we...

Emergency Medical Aid for Gaza – You can help!

Mar 19, 2020
I’m writing you today from Gaza with an urgent request for your support and solidarity. Covid-19 has not hit Gaza yet. But when it does, it will fall on the...
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Oakland, CA: From Athens to the Bay: A Transnational Discussion about Education in Exile

Jan 20, 2020
A fundraiser in solidarity with Palestinian refugees and activists in Greece Sunday February 2, 7-9 pm Reem's Cafe 3301 E 12th St #133, Oakland (in Fruitvale Village plaza, beneath Fruitvale...
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One day, there will not be a need for MECA

Dec 27, 2019
Palestinian debka dancer on stage during a tour to the US organized by MECA. Photo: Brooke Anderson Dear Friend of MECA, As you may know, I am a human rights...
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SF, CA: Cairo Cabaret benefit for MECA

Dec 12, 2019
Cairo Cabaret: Celebrating Live Arabic Music and Improvisational Dance in the Heart of San Francisco Facebook event Many thanks to the artists for making the December Cairo Cabaret a benefit...

A Request for my 91st Birthday – from Noam Chomsky

Nov 27, 2019
Make a donation to MECA by December 7 for my birthday Dear Friend of MECA, On Saturday, December 7, I’ll be turning ninety-one. Back in 1969, when I wrote my...
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