The Latest Updates from Safe Spaces

Learning Robotics

Dec 17, 2020

As an act of solidarity, the chair of the board Rev. Rachel Baughman and the vice president Dr. Ghassan Charif visited our center in Lebanon.During his visit, Dr. Charif announced the donation that Parish Episcopal school made to Safe Spaces Lebanon through him and Mrs. Mona Charif. The Executive Director of MAKERplay and the Director…

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Lady of Karantina cleanup

Oct 1, 2020

We will all be working together to clean up, restore, rehabilitate the Lady of Karantina historic church. After the clean-up is completed, we will be working on creating the children’s “healing” garden on the land owned by and near the Lady of Karantina Church in the Karantina neighborhood. The project includes a communal kitchen and…

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Summer Camp Update

Sep 18, 2020

Our students are happy to finally be back in the school after the recent lockdown in Lebanon due to the Covid-19 virus. They are excited to get back to learning English, Arabic, and now are using our new Computer Lab. We have the students using social distancing and have each class separated. Your constant support…

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A moment of silence

Sep 15, 2020

Beirut observed a minute of silence at 6:08 p.m. on Friday September 4, marking the passing of exactly one month since the devastating Beirut Port explosion that shook the country and the world on Aug. 4, and in honor of the victims killed by the blast. The blast is now listed as one of the…

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One Month Later

Sep 7, 2020

Beirut observed a minute of silence at 6:08 p.m. on Friday September 4, marking the passing of exactly one month since the devastating Beirut Port explosion that shook the country and the world on Aug. 4, and in honor of the victims killed by the blast. The blast is now listed as one of the…

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Boxes of Hope

Jul 30, 2020

This year, Eid el-Adha occurs in the midst of a grave economical crisis, the corona virus pandemic, and all social, economical and political difficulties that come with the two. Safe Spaces Lebanon hence distributed food units to the families of its students, to alleviate some difficulties. In the hopes of brighter days, we join our…

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Summer Camp

Jul 25, 2020

From Math to Arabic to Computer, Safe Spaces summer camp offers the students a variety of classes for them to excel in. While introducing new topics to broaden the horizon of students and their interests, we insist on giving standard academic courses. Our goal is to ensure the students are prepared for their return to…

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Fitr & End of Year Celebration

May 31, 2020

On the 4th week of May, Safe Spaces Lebanon organized an entertainment event for the students at the Al-Naddaf shelter for Syrian refugees in the occasion of al Fitr holiday, which coincided with the end of the academic year 2019-2020. In the presence of the Director of the Lebanon Office, Mr. Ghaleb El Charif, and…

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Still learning despite challenges

Apr 29, 2020

The learning at Safe Spaces continues, even in these difficult times! Our educators have designed a continuous exchange of worksheets between themselves and the students. Students then take turns coming to the school to review their work and get any further instruction they need.The students have been thrilled to reconnect with teachers and receive feedback…

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The Learning Continues

Apr 25, 2020

While we can’t proceed with our education program as usual, our educators have been working to find creative ways to keep our students engaged and learning. The teachers have designed a continuous exchange of worksheets between the students and them to stay on track. The teachers prepared and printed these worksheets including exercises and texts,…

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