As kids around the world prepared for the start of the 2016 school year, our team in the Lebanon Field Office were hard at work distributing schoolbags, tuition fees and supplies to families and teachers to help ease the burden at this time of year.
For #WorldTourismDay, we asked you to send in pictures of your travels to Palestine. Here is just a small selection of some of the beautiful photographs we received! Thank you to everyone who submitted, we loved seeing your pictures!
We are pleased to announce that the recepients of Interpal’s Scholarship programme for postgraduate students at the Islamic University of Gaza have been awarded. The scholarship programme encourages practical scientific research and partially/fully covers the expenses of students’ research including: experiments and laboratory materials, equipment, data collection and analysis). The aim of the scholarship is [...]
After years of siege and regular military operations, children in Gaza are traumatised and in urgent need of psycho-social support. Below are some of the images drawn by our beneficiaries as the dust settled following the 2014 assault. The Palestine Trauma Centre currently help traumatised children rebuild their lives and gain strength for the future. Through [...]
On the first day of Eid, the team in our Lebanon Field Office were hard at work visiting Palestinians, Syrians and Lebanese communities across the city of Tyre. We reached over 6,000 families in need and provided the gift of fresh meat and staple food to refugees living on the breadline. Your kind generosity has [...]
On Sunday 18th September, #TeamInterpal put on their game faces at a football tournament to raise money to provide clean, safe drinking water to communities in the Gaza Strip. Over 97% of the water in Gaza is undrinkable, meaning that everyday facilities such as cleaning, cooking and washing lie out of reach for ordinary people. Channelling [...]
Look at the smiles on those faces! Over the Eid weekend our team in the Lebanon Field Office threw an Eid Party for children in the refugee camps. Our party was held on the second day of Eid, Tuesday 13th September in the Saida - Ein Al Helweh camp and gave gifts to 650 children [...]
This Eid, we teamed up with Syria Care to distribute fresh Qurbani meat to those who have been devastated and displaced by the cost of war. We work across Aleppo, Homs, Idlib, Damascus and Latakia to provide care and relief for Syrians at Eid time. Check out our pictures from the field and see the [...]
This weekend marks the 34th anniversary of the massacres at the Sabra & Shatila refugee camps in Lebanon. Up to 3,500 Palestinian men, women and children were killed in what the UN has since named as an act of genocide. The attack was carried out by a right-wing Lebanese militia, under the watchful eyes of [...]
The team in our Gaza Field Office have been hard at work making your kind donations into tangible relief for Gazans over the Eid weekend. We are still counting just how much we have raised this year, but know that your generosity has brought smiles to the faces of Palestinian families during this blessed season. [...]
Interpal Lebanon are busy helping refugee children get #BackToSchool. Your generosity has provided fees assistance, safe transport, school materials and uniforms, allowing children to pursue their #RightToEducation The regular routine of the school day restores stability and strengthens community for displaced children, and equips them with the tools to build a brighter future. To donate, [...]