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Press Releases – 17th Conference

Have You Registered for HCEF’s 17th International Conference?

Dear Friends of HCEF,  The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation's (HCEF) 17th International Conference is only a few days away. It will be held this coming Saturday, October 17th at the Washington

HCEF Announces New Conference Panel: Join the HCEF Movement—Serve The Holy Land, Serve Palestine

WASHINGTON, DC—The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation is excited to announce a new panel for the 17th International Conference, titled: “Join the HCEF Movement—Serve The Holy Land, Serve Palestine

Dr. Saliba Sarsar to Receive 2015 HCEF Award

WASHINGTON, DC—The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) is pleased to announce that Dr. Saliba Sarsar, Professor at Monmouth University, and Chair of HCEF’s Research and Publication Committee, will receive the

Chiara Cardone to be Honored for Her Dedication to Palestine’s Youth

WASHINGTON, DC—The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) is pleased to announce the creation of the “Know Thy Heritage” Youth Achievement Award! HCEF’s Know They Heritage (KTH) Leadership Program to “Explore and Live” Palestine preserves Arab Palestinian heritage and highlights the important location of Palestine as part of the Holy Land by connecting youth of Palestinian ancestry, who live in the Diaspora and elsewhere, with their roots in Palestine. This year marks the 5th year of KTH which has thankfully proved very successful. Inspired by the momentum KTH has been gathering, the KTH leaders of this year and past alumni have created the KTH Youth Achievement Award.

The Society of St. Yves to Receive 2015 Living Stones Solidarity Award

WASHINGTON, DC—The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) is pleased to announce that the Society of St. Yves Catholic Center for Human Rights will receive the 2015 HCEF Living Stones

Dr. Sayyid M. Syeed of ISNA to Receive 2015 Faith & Tolerance Award

WASHINGTON, DC—The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) is pleased to announce that Dr. Sayyid M. Syeed, National Director, Office of Interfaith & Community Alliances of the Islamic Society of North

Anne-Elisabeth Giuliani to Receive 2015 HCEF President’s Award

WASHINGTON, DC—The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) is pleased to announce that Anne-Elisabeth Giuliani of Georgetown University will receive the 2015 President's Award for distinguished volunteer service at HCEF's