he Palestinian Territories covering the West Bank and Gaza have been under a heavy onset of war since ancient times. At this point, a large portion of the population lives below the poverty line, while the number of refugees continues to rise each year from the conflicts. Many innocent men, women, and children suffer from a lack of food, shelter, health care, and proper education. Economic resources are in a severe shortage while the government is unable to pay its own employees’ salaries. Restrictions on the movement of individuals and goods are squeezing the lifeline of the people in the West Bank and Gaza. The economy’s private sector has been severely impacted and there is speculation that it may be on the verge of collapsing. In 2000, Life decided to begin work in the West Bank and Gaza and initially sent staff to assess the situation and needs of the Palestinian people. After witnessing their devastating economic and living conditions, Life decided to open an office in Nazareth to carry out humanitarian assistance projects throughout the West Bank and Gaza. Life distributes food, blankets, wheelchairs to the handicapped, medical supplies to hospitals and clinics, books to colleges and universities and installs water tanks to improve the water availability to poor Palestinian households. Life also constructed 2 state-of-the art clinics for the Palestinian Red Crescent in the West Bank and Gaza. Life is determined to maintain its office in Nazareth so that it may continue to implement social programs and to provide the Palestinian people with emergency relief during their times of struggle.
Life’s Hearing Aid trip in 2016 was very successful. With over 30 audiologists, Life’s staff and volunteers in Amman fit Palestinian and Syrian refugee and needy Jordanian children with hearing aids.تبرع إلي هذه الحالة
Gaza and the West Bank are in dire need of clean water. A necessity like water has quickly become an unaffordable luxury for many. A water tank is one of the solutions. In Gaza, Life has installed hundreds of water tanks in family homes. With the constant unrest, the need for additional water tanks is increasing. The residential houses are not equipped with piping to a central water source. The older construction and overcrowding has caused many to rely on Life for providing water storage tanks in families homes and large water tanks in public buildings like schools, clinics and places of worship. After the water tank is installed, the clean water is provided.تبرع إلي هذه الحالة
Life provides books and educational materials to teachers and students in Native American and non-profit schools and colleges in the US while also distributing books, educational materials and equipment, and uniforms for students and teachers in many countries.تبرع إلي هذه الحالة
Emergency baskets are designed to provide immediate aid and relief to survivors of natural disasters and wars. Currently, we are in need of additional baskets in Mosul (Iraq), Syria, and Haiti.تبرع إلي هذه الحالة
On the occasion of every Eid Ul Adha, Life distributes donated Udhiyah meat through its global network of offices and partners covering the countries listed below. Prices for sheep range from $80 to $485, for goats from $80 to $260, and shares of a cow (1/7th of a cow) range from $65 to $335 per share. Prices vary each year from country to country.
While some Islamic organizations substitute canned and/or frozen meat for Udhiya, usually delivered after the Eid period. Life for Relief and Development, always strives to ensure that the sacrificial rites and distribution of fresh meat are conducted during the prescribed period of Eid Al-Adha, in accordance with the tradition of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
The establishment of educational institutions in developing countries gives hope to children and youth for a future that otherwise may not have been possible. The numbers of children who benefit from safe, child-friendly spaces to learn, play and grow are many. Life rebuilds and constructs schools where children and youth can be educated in Iraq and several African countries. Life plans to provide a safe and secure learning environment for students attending schools in many African nations.تبرع إلي هذه الحالة
The month of Ramadan is a time of fasting, but more so, it is a time in which Muslims are compelled to give.تبرع إلي هذه الحالة
Zakat Al-Fitr (purity from fasting sins) is a mandatory charity that must be paid for every member of your household as part of the Ramadan fasting tradition, and it must be given before the Eid prayer.تبرع إلي هذه الحالة