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HCEF Distributed 150 food and health parcels to needy families in the Palestinian towns of Al-Taybeh, Jefnah, Jenin, Atara, Aboud, and Birzeit.

Arabic and Spanish to follow The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF), in partnership with the National Presbyterian Church (NPC) - Washington, D.C., distributed 150 food and health parcels to needy Palestinian families in the villages of Al-Taybeh, Jefnah, Jenin, Atara, Aboud, and Birzeit. The food parcels contain basic items

August 7th, 2021|

A Symposium Concluded, Jerusalem: The City of Peace for All— Challenges and Opportunities.

Jerusalem is unique among the cities of the world. To educate about its current challenges and enhance the knowledge of those advocating for sharing it, the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation, Know Thy Heritage Leadership Organization, and Jerusalem Peace Institute held a virtual symposium on July 17, 2021. Titled “Jerusalem: The City

July 23rd, 2021|

HCEF launched ‎ a Coronavirus vaccination campaign for Senior Citizens.

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) launched a vaccination campaign at their Birzeit Senior Citizen Center (BSCC) in cooperation with the Birzeit Women’s Charitable Society. It was carried out in coordination and with the guidance of the Palestinian Ministry of Health; the support and follow-up of Minister Mai Al-Kaila

April 6th, 2021|

What Jerusalem Means to Us: Perspectives and Reflections’ Symposium.

Program   Jerusalem is unique among the cities of the world. Its distinctiveness stems from its holiness and universal character. This symposium, organized to highlight the book launching of What Jerusalem Means to Us: Muslim Perspectives and Reflections (2021) https://tinyurl.com/y38kckzj, which is a beautiful complement to What Jerusalem Means to Us:

April 5th, 2021|

HCEF Provides Flu Shots to the Senior Citizens of Birzeit.

In order to maintain the good health of the Birzeit community, HCEF provided senior citizens flu shots. This essential service is done on an annual basis in partnership with the Birzeit Health Clinic. Given the challenge of COVID-19, it was carried out within the protocols of the Palestinian Ministry of

January 3rd, 2021|

HCEF has distributed Christmas gifts to the elders.

HCEF has distributed Christmas gifts to the elders by visiting them at their homes Due to CVID-19 and the resultant suffering in Palestine for almost a year, HCEF has decided to distribute Christmas gifts to the elderly by visiting them at their homes in the interest of their safety and

December 24th, 2020|

HCEF and National Presbyterian Church distributed 200 food and medical packages in the Palestinian towns of Al-Taybe, Jiffna, Jenin and Birzeit.

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF), in partnership with the National Presbyterian Church (NPC) of Washington, DC, have distributed packages of food and medical supplies to 200 needy families in the Palestinian towns of Al-Taybe, Jiffna, Jenin and Birzeit twice since last March, when the quickly spreading coronavirus effectively

October 30th, 2020|

PLEASE PUT YOUR FAITH INTO ACTION FOR THE PEOPLE OF LEBANON.

        Dear Friends,  PLEASE PUT YOUR FAITH INTO ACTION The explosion in Beirut is likely the largest non-atomic explosion in a populated area in history. Hospitals in Beirut that were already at capacity because of the coronavirus have been irreparably damaged or destroyed. 300,000 people became homeless

August 8th, 2020|

Interfaith Prayer for COVID-19 Victims and Heroes.

          The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation & Coalitaion of the Palestinian American Organizations Invite you to join an Interfaith Prayer for COVID-19 Victims and Heroes   When: Saturday, May 16, 2020 Time: 11:00am EST, 8:00am PST, Jerusalem 6:00 pm Register in advance to participate in

May 13th, 2020|