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Press Releases 2016-12-19T12:55:01+00:00

Happy New Year 2023

Help us to reach our year-end impact goal and to make a year-round positive impact on the lives of Palestinian Christians in the Holy Land. Help us to help them carry the Cross. Our goal is to raise $10,000 by New Year’s Eve! It is through YOUR generosity that we

December 28th, 2022|

A Celebration on International Elders Day

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) celebrated the International Day of Elders at the Birzeit Social Development & Cultural Center (BSCC), on October 3rd. Though the seniors contribute to the well-being of society, they feel marginalized and isolated. The BSCC honor these individuals through this ceremony that recognizes their

December 13th, 2022|

HCEF Provides Flu Vaccination to the Elders at BSCC

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF), in coordination with the Ramallah Health Directorate and Birzeit Clinic, held it is annual flu vaccination day on November 14, 2022. Forty-four seniors from Birzeit and Atara received the flu vaccine at the Birzeit Social Development and Cultural Center (BSCC), an affiliate of

November 25th, 2022|

The children of the Friends School gave musical performances to elders of Birzeit Social Development and Cultural Center

Birzeit - Saturday 11/12/2022 In a festive atmosphere, the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF), in coordination with the Friends School Ramallah, organized a ceremony on the International Day of Elders, which falls on the first of October of the current year. The ceremony was organized at Birzeit Social Development

November 18th, 2022|

Palestinian Heritage Day 2022

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation and The Know Thy Heritage Commemorate Palestinian Heritage Day Palestinian Heritage, Cause, and Identity   The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) and The Know Your Heritage Inc. (KTH) celebrated the annual Palestinian Heritage Day at its Birzeit Social Development and Cultural Center (BSCC).

November 17th, 2022|

HCEF Distributes 250 Food and Health Parcels to Needy families in Palestine

The situation in Palestine is catastrophic for everyone—spiritually, mentally, and materially. Individuals and families there are in dire need and suffering due to the difficult economic conditions caused by food shortages that are widespread around the world, the continued spread of the Corona virus, and the Israeli occupation. In continuation

September 2nd, 2022|

HCEF Celebrate Easter with the Elders.

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) celebrated Easter with elders representing every Palestinian Christian denomination at the Birzeit Cultural Community Center on Thursday, 4/21/2022. Father Louis Hazboun, Pastor of the Latin Patriarchate parish in Birzeit, began the celebration with prayer and the Eucharist for the elderly. Then he announced

May 11th, 2022|

HCEF Sponsors another Iftar Ramadan for the Elders.

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) sponsored a second Ramadan Iftar (“Breaking the Fast”) at its Birzeit Social and Cultural Center (BSCC) on Thursday, 28/4/2022. The purpose of this Ramadan Iftar, which is hosted by the Foundation in this holy month, is to bring joy and happiness to the

May 11th, 2022|

Easter Message 2022 from Rateb Y. Rabie, KCHS.

A Celebration Of Hope The Message Of Easter Dear Brothers and Sisters, Greetings! During Holy Week, we journey with Jesus from scenes of temporal victory, through the shadows of betrayal, denial, and into the hideous darkness of sin. Finally our hearts rise with Christ on Easter Sunday, when we celebrate

April 15th, 2022|

HCEF Celebrates Mother’s Day

HCEF Celebrates Mother's Day “Paradise is under the feet of mothers.”   Annually on March 21, the HCEF honors mothers with a festive celebration of Mother’s Day. This event expresses loyalty and love for our mothers as well as recognition of their sacrifices, which are so great that their sons

March 30th, 2022|

HCEF Holds an Eye Examination Day for theBirzeit Community at its BSCC Center.

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation, in cooperation with St. John’s Eye Hospital in Jerusalem, conducted eye examinations at the Birzeit Social Development and Cultural Center (BSCC) on Saturday, 20/11/21. The 47 recipients were given medical evaluations that included vision examination, strabismus assessment, measurement of eye pressure, and retinal examinations

January 23rd, 2022|