Category Archives: Leichhardt Friends of Hebron

Festival next Saturday – Supporting Education in Dkaika

Only one week to go! The Refugee Week Festival starts 12 noon in Leichhardt Town Hall, next Saturday, 21st June. More about the Festival… The 2014 Refugee Week Festival will support a school transport programme to help teenage girls in the remote community … Continue reading

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Festival of Friendship 2012

It’s this Saturday…  the Third Annual Hebron Leichhardt Refugee Week Festival of Friendship… only a few sleeps to go! Come and have a coffee with us, or buy a colourful mug, handmade in Palestine at Hebron Ceramics. View the Festival … Continue reading

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Kindergarten before the facelift

At the 2011 Leichhardt Friends of Hebron Festival of Friendship you helped us raise over $5000. That money will be used to renovate and extend the Al Huda kindergarten in the South Hebron Hills village of Khashem Al Daraj. Click … Continue reading

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Festival of Friendship BDS forum online

One of the key events at the Festival of Friendship this June was the forum discussing the issue of boycotts, divestment and sanctions targetting the state of Israel’s infringements of international law. If you missed the forum, or want to … Continue reading

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100 kindergarten students start school in September thanks to LFoH

Leichhardt Friends of Hebron are thrilled to announce that the Festival of Friendship, that was held on June 18, raised over $5000 for their two kindergarten projects in the South Hebron Hills. We have just received this report from APHEDA’s … Continue reading

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Don’t forget those kuffiyehs…

Genuine Palestinian kuffiyehs from the Hirbawi factory, the only remaining kuffiyeh factory still operating in Palestine, at this year’s Festival of Friendship. In an array of colours, as well as the traditional black & white pattern,   as you can … Continue reading

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Stalls at this year’s festival…

One of the main ways in which Hebron-Leichhardt Festival of Friendship raises money for the kindergartens we support is via the indoor market. As well as our very exciting sale of genuine Palestinian kuffiyehs, this year’s market offers a terrific … Continue reading

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