Augmenting Food Production and
Income in Times of Siege: Urban Gardens:
Augmenting food production and income for
women in Gaza, Palestine through Urban Gardens
Bethlehem Bible College:
Training Arab Christian leaders to serve and strengthen their church and community in the
Department of Service to Palestinian Refugees - Middle East Council of Churches:
Advancing human rights, health, education, self-realization, income generation and world recognition
Educating and boarding disadvantaged children
from the West Bank in a caring Christian
Jerusalem Princess Basma Center
for Disabled Children:
Empowering children with disabilities through comprehensive rehabilitation and
Leadership Training for Christian Youth
in Liberation Theology:
Supporting Palestinian Christian youth through trips, Bible study, workshops and volunteering
Mar Elias Peace Study Center:
Provide scholarships and interfaith
educational program for future peace-makers
Providing short and long-term humanitarian
assistance and development aid for the
The Four Homes of Mercy for Disabled:
Serving people with special needs by providing
them with appropriate services and a loving home
Wadi Foquin Narjes Community
Providing community-based development
projects for residents of Palestinian villages
in the West Bank
Wi'am Community Empowerment
and Conflict Transformation:
Advancing a culture of peace and acceptance while promoting nonviolent resolutions to conflict
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