Middle East

E052802 – Israel Palestine Mission Network

The Israel Palestine Mission Network, in solidarity with churches and our other partners in Israel and Palestine, covenants to engage, consolidate, nourish and channel the energy in the Presbyterian Church (USA) toward the goal of a just peace in Israel and Palestine by facilitating education, promoting partnerships and coordinating advocacy. (E052802)

E040082 – FM: Mission Personnel

Funds received will go for support of PC(USA) mission personnel whose work is considered to be frontier mission work. There are many needs for such personnel, and the Frontier Mission Program is helping to raise support for them. (E040082) (FM = Frontier Mission)

E862603 – Tanta Hospital, Synod of the Nile

The American Hospital at Tanta, in Egypt, provides a range of health services, including opthalmolic surgery. Funds are needed to subsidize care for patients who cannot afford to pay and to purchase equipment, including that needed for retinal surgery. (E862603)

E052049 – Iraq Partnership Network

The Iraq Partnership Network continues the long history of Protestant activities that began in 1830 with European and American Christians living in the areas of the Ottoman Empire known as Mesopotamia. During the twentieth century Presbyterians, together wtih the Reformed Church in America and the United Church of Christ, cooperated in the United Mission in… Read more »

H003213 – Atfaluna Society for Deaf Children, Gaza/Palestine

Atfaluna is an Arabic word meaning “our children.” Atfaluna was established to respond to the needs of deaf children in Gaza through deaf education, audiology, and speech therapy. Most children coming to Atfaluna are from families living far below the poverty line. The society now also serves deaf and hard of hearing adults with income… Read more »

E052804 – The Palestine Children’s Relief Fund

The Palestine Children’s Relief Fund (PCRF) is a non-political, non-profit American relief group that was established in 1991 to address the extraordinary medical and humanitarian crisis facing Palestinian youth in the Middle East. Since then, it has expanded in order to help suffering children from other Middle Eastern countries. PCRF helps to locate cost-free medical… Read more »

E052081 – The Synod of the Nile, Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Egypt

The Synod of the Nile Evangelical (Presbyterian) Church is the minority of the Christian minority. Around 90% of the population is Muslim with the remaining 10% population of Christians mostly Coptic Orthodox. American Presbyterian missionaries began their ministry in Assiut, Upper Egypt in 1854. Much of the Evangelical Church’s strength and reputation has grown from… Read more »

H400303 – World Hunger and Development Assistance

Gifts will support the alleviation of world hunger and hunger-related development assistance programs and projects. We shall encourage those programs that combat hunger through integrated development and empowerment of people throughout the world, in such areas as agricultural training, community organization, economic development, nutrition education, public health, advocacy campaigns, environmental improvements, and more. (H400303)