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Inspiring stories from the Jusoor team, our program leaders, our volunteers and the Jusoor community.

Meet the People You Helped Last Year

Dear Jusoor Friends and Family, Last year was a remarkable year of growth for Jusoor. We launched new scholarships, formed new partnerships, and helped children throughout Lebanon prepare for entry into the public school system. We would like you to meet a few of the people that we were able to support through your generosity.…

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University Statements on US Executive Order

The response from US universities to the Executive Order issued on January 27, 2017 has been heartening. Here is a select list of statements issued by universities:

New Year, New Opportunities

Dear Jusoor Friends and Family, As we enter this new year, we continue to find ways to support our students and teachers, and we celebrate the amazing opportunities our entrepreneurs have created for others. IDRF-YPC Launches Training for Jusoor’s Teachers, Focused on Students with Special Needs Through a Skate for Syria event and crowd-funding campaign,…

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Latest news from Jusoor

Dear Jusoor friends and family, We are happy to share with you our latest news and invite you to join hands with us by taking action and making a donation. Half of Jusoor’s annual operating budget is covered by individual donations, and the greatest number of these falls between $21 and $50. Yes, $21-$50 given…

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Latest News From Jusoor

Dear Jusoor friends and family, Almost six months have passed since our meeting in Berlin at the Jusoor Fourth Annual Conference, which took place last June. We are happy to share with you some of the positive outcomes of that gathering and to announce that the Fifth Annual Conference will take place in Toronto at…

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Giving Tuesday

Dear Friends, Next Tuesday, November 29th, is Giving Tuesday. It’s a global day where nonprofits around the world rally their supporters to give. This year, on Giving Tuesday, Jusoor is organizing a $100,000 campaign to support Syrian children and youth. And we need your help! Our goal is to do this all through crowdfunding, where…

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Fall Updates

Dear Jusoor friends and family, We are very happy with how this year is wrapping up and look forward to a coming one of renewed partnerships and more opportunities for Syrian children and youth. Here are some updates on our latest happenings: Jusoor’s 2015 Annual Report is Out We are also happy to share with…

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Joy for Syrian Children Through A Brand New School

For most children around the world, a school is just a place to learn to read and write, but it means a lot more than that to Syrian children who have been forced by the crisis to flee to neighboring countries. To them, a school is a place of security, an escape from the deterioration…

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A Growing Need To Educate Syrian Children In Lebanon

By Fran Roots It’s the end of the summer holidays and children in the northern hemisphere are getting ready to go back to school. They are eagerly anticipating seeing their friends again, meeting new teachers, and tackling new projects and challenges together. But most Syrian children do not have this to look forward to. Since…

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Vacancies at Jusoor

Dear friends, Jusoor is recruiting for the three vacancies below (application deadline is October 8). We should be grateful if you share them with people who you think may be interested. Director of Refugee Education Program Location: Lebanon The Program Director will oversee and work on the coordination and administration of all aspects of the program, from needs assessment,…

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