Updates from Antakya – October 2017

Our projects coordinator – Maria Chambers – visited our centre in Antakya this October, bringing back great news!   “It was just so wonderful to see the way the Applied science programme has developed. Top quality resources have been made at the centre that support the curriculum developed by our...

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Summer Programme for our girls

We identified a need to focus on offering opportunities for teenage girls to get back into a learning environment. To attract teenage girls to our educational centre, we designed a programme that would give them an opportunity to engage with an entrepreneurial activity and further education at the same time....

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Silent Auction Now Live!

A huge thank you to all those who have bought tickets for this year’s Firefly Gala. Our silent auction is now live so please do bid generously. For those who can’t make it on the night, you can still support this wonderful cause. Some of our fantastic prizes include a...

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Announcement: New Firefly Director

Former Interim Director of Firefly International, Jeremy Wildeman, announces the recruitment of Firefly’s new Director, Siama Ahmed I am highly excited to announce that we have found our new Director for Firefly International, Siama Ahmed.   Siama joins us after more than 15 years of humanitarian and charitable work inside...

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Latest updates from Antakya – March 2017

Maria (our project coordinator) has recently spent some days at our Education Centre for Syrian Refugees in Antakya. She shares with us her experience: “It was so encouraging to see two strands of the curriculum developing so positively during my recent visit to Antakya. The children were busy learning Science...

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Days of Hope, a video on the Nablus Festival

Days of Hope, a video directed by Mustafa Azizi about the Nablus Festival 2016 has been released (video below). The Nablus Festival has been founded by Hakim Sabbah, the director of our partner-organisation in Palestine (Project Hope Official Page). After the success of last year, Nablus Festival 2017 will take...

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