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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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Khashem Al Daraj kindergarten opens

On Wednesday September 12, the Huda kindergarten in Khashem Al Daraj opened its doors to 40 students. Initially the project was to renovate the old, dilapidated building that was, at the time, serving as the kindergarten. As more partners jumped on board, … Continue reading

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Getting closer to their first day of school

Wondering where your generous donations at our third annual fundraiser have gone to? The kindergarten at Khasam Al Daraj is on its way to opening its doors in during September. Click here to get the latest update on this kindergarten … Continue reading

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Support Hebron pre-schools

If you couldn’t make it to the Festival on Saturday you can still support our pre-school projects in the South Hebron Hills by  making a tax-deductible donation to the Kindergarten Appeal. By donating to this appeal you will be helping support early … Continue reading

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Hebron: microcosm of Israeli apartheid? Forum speakers confirmed

We’re pleased to announce that the speakers for the forum at this year’s Festival of Friendship have been confirmed.  The forum will explore the issue of apartheid in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories, and will feature academic Ghassan Hage, writer Randa … Continue reading

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Hebron Glass & Ceramics Factory products exclusive to Festival of Friendship

A selection of ceramics handmade in Hebron will be sold at Leichhardt Friends of Hebron’s Festival of Friendship at Leichhardt Town Hall on 23 June, 2012. All proceeds will go to support kindergarden projects in the South Hebron Hills in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. These ceramics have been produced by the Hebron Glass and Ceramics Factory. Continue reading

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Exciting addition to Festival of Friendship: Aromatherapy specialists Perfect Potion

We’re delighted to announce that the latest stall confirmed for the Festival of Friendship on 23 June is Australian aromatherapy company Perfect Potion. Perfect Potion have a range of products made from Palestinian Olive Oil, including soaps, skin lotions and hand … Continue reading

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