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Birzeit Senior Citizen Center (BSCC) News

Birzeit Senior Citizens Celebrate the Traditions of the Easter Season

Birzeit, Palestine- Birzeit Senior Citizen Center celebrated Easter with its members and staff.  The celebration included the Sacrament of Confession, Holy Communion, and blessings from Fr. Louis Hazboun and the

Birzeit University Nursing School Students Visit BSCC to Give Health Check-ups

Birzeit, Palestine - A group of nursing students from Birzeit University visited BSCC on April 13th 2016. The elders at the center were waiting for this visit, since BZU students

BSCC had spent a relaxing and joyful time in a much-needed trip to Jericho

Birzeit, Palestine - Members and staff of the Birzeit Senior Citizen Center enjoyed a much-needed trip to Jericho to spend time relaxing in the embrace of nature, getting away from

Birzeit Senior Citizen Center: Where the Young Meets the Young at Heart

Birzeit, Palestine - Students in the 4th grade class from Friends School in Ramallah were warmly welcomed by BSCC elders during their visit where thy enjoyed each other’s company by

Birzeit Senior Citizens Play an Important Role as Advocates of Palestinian Heritage

Birzeit, Palestine- A church group from Buffalo, New York, led by Ken Petersen, visited BSCC during their pilgrimage to the Holy Land and were captured by the stories of the

BSCC Elders participated in Holy Mass on World Day of the Sick (WDS)

Ramallah- Members of Birzeit Senior Citizen Center attended Holy Mass at the Parish Church of the Holy Family in Ramallah to receive the Sacrament of the Sick from His Beatitude,

HCEF President Brings Good News for the Future BSCC

Birzeit- HCEF President, Sir Rateb Rabie, KCHS, received a warm welcome by the staff and members of the Birzeit Senior Citizen Center during his visit Wednesday, February 3, 2016, to

US children wish Palestinian seniors in Birzeit a Happy New Year!

January 30, 2016 - BSCC elders rung in 2016 with a little extra cheer this year from children in the U.S., made in part by the partnership with National Presbyterian

BSCC Holds Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony with the Birzeit Community

On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015, in the presence of Fr. Louis Hazboun,  Birzeit Parish Priest, BSCC members and staff lit the Christmas tree in a small ceremony held at the

BSCC Visits the Medical Open day at Birzeit University on the World Diabetes Day

On Thursday, November 19th, 2015, Birzeit Senior Citizen Center (BSCC) Elders participated in Birzeit University’s World Diabetes Awareness Day.Nursing students at Birzeit University welcomed the Elders warmly with songs and