Education

In the midst of great need, generosity transforms lives in Ramallah and Jordan

November 6, 2020- Posted in Disabilities, Education, Jordan, Palestine, Vocational Education, West Bank

For years, Giovanni Anbar, the founder and director of the Episcopal Technological and Vocational Training Center (ETVTC) in Ramallah, has depended on the Center’s guesthouse for a steady income stream to cover operating expenses.  Before the pandemic, ETVTC’s ten-room guesthouse offered students in the hospitality...

School leaders adapt in creative ways

September 11, 2020- Posted in Education, Vocational Education

Supporting the schools of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem is at the heart of AFEDJ’s mission. Whether it’s the progressive, academic schools where the Christian values imparted help to form the leaders of the next generation, the vocational schools that prepare non-traditional learners and vulnerable...
Upper school students at Christ Episcopal School with their English teacher, Ola Mazzowi

Ingalls Foundation grant to enhance student learning

December 5, 2019- Posted in Education, Israel

$75,000 will equip 30 classrooms with state-of-the-art technology at Christ Episcopal School in Nazareth The first teachers who came to teach in Nazareth in 1851 wouldn’t recognize the 21st Century classrooms at Christ Episcopal School. Learning opportunities for the 1,200 students at Christ School will...
holy land study program planning

Grant paves the way for Holy Land study program

December 5, 2019- Posted in AFEDJ, Education

$60,000 from The Episcopal Church’s Constable Fund to develop a free, video-based educational program in partnership with the Standing Commission on World Mission We’re grateful for the generous grant from the Constable Fund to help us develop a new program that will bring you close...