#McDonaldsCares: A Golden Card To Honor Health Care Heroes

Solidarity is the only way forward to overcome COVID-19 and we've seen tons of awesome initiatives in Lebanon by various businesses, NGOs and even on an individual level. Health front-liners, from nursing, doctors, administrative teams, Red Cross volunteers and more, were the ones facing the highest risk of exposure to COVID-19, and deserved every bit of support. For that sake McDonald's Lebanon went above and beyond by awarding the McDonald's Golden Card, a first of…

The Volunteer Circle: A Call-Out For Volunteers to Make a Positive Impact in Their Community

This is probably the best time to lend a helping hand to your local communities, but in case you don't know where to start or who to help, there's an awesome online skill-sharing platform that matches enthusiastic volunteers, community servicers, experience seekers, and multi-talented individuals with the cause that needs them the most, in real-time. is the first consolidated and inclusive volunteer hub in Lebanon and has connected so far 2000 volunteers with 120+ organizations.…
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Just Help – Helping Charities By Buying Online The Stuff They Really Need

7 months ago
If you wish to help out NGOs and underprivileged families in Lebanon but don’t know how, there’s a great online platform where you can choose any of the participating NGOs or organizations and buy the ...
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#LockDownNotLockUp – Help Prevent Domestic Violence on Thursday April 16th at 6PM

7 months ago
Following the lockdown imposed in Lebanon and around the world, victims of domestic violence are experiencing a greater threat as many are confined to their homes with their abusers. The Lebanese officials have reported an ...
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ICRC Shares Powerful Video Remembering The Missing of Lebanon’s civil war

7 months ago
Today marks 45 years since the Lebanese Civil War started. 45 years and thousands are still missing, 45 years and thousands are still missing them. The families of the disappeared continue to wait for answers ...
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Library Inaugurated at the Verdun Women Prison

10 months ago
The Ministry of Culture, with the help of the ISF & Interior Ministry, inaugurated a new library at the Barbar El Khazen prison for women in Verdun. The initiative is part of an ongoing project ...
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The Story of Mohammad El Zo3bi, Tripoli’s Amputee Protester

10 months ago
Mohammad el Zo3bi, Tripoli’s amputee protester, is one of the most heartwarming stories of this revolution. El Zo3bi lost his leg in a car accident few years back and was spotted during the many protests ...
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Surviving on $4 a Day

1 year ago
UNDP shared yesterday a powerful poverty stunt where bank cardholders were only able to withdraw $4 or its equivalent LL6000 from ATMs. When the bank’s officer showed up to listen to their complaints, he asked ...
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#LADE Unveils Hamra Mural to Promote #WomenLeadership

1 year ago
LADE unveiled a massive mural in Hamra last week under the hashtag #YouAreANaturalLeader. The mural aims at creating an opposite standpoint on the gender roles in the society and focus on women’s ability to lead, ...
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Speeding-Ticket-Like Brochures Handed to Drivers on Khalde Highway

1 year ago
In September 2018, an 18-year old girl called Amar al Ghali died in a fatal accident caused by a speeding driver on the Khaldeh highway. In an attempt to keep her memory alive and raise ...
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