“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” – Henry E. Adams
In honor of Teacher’s Day (May 6) we pay tribute those who are at the heart of TYO’s work – our teachers – both Core Program Teachers and International Interns.
TYO’s teachers have a passion for working with the most disadvantaged children, youth and mothers in Nablus. From teaching soccer to drama, fitness to art, health to IT, TYO’s teachers all have special skills they enjoy sharing with the people of Nablus!
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In honor of National Girls and Women in Sports Day (February 1st), we pay tribute to the incredible female athletes at TYO. In a culture where boys typically take control of the field, girls at TYO break the gender stereotypes.
From basketball to soccer, volleyball to relay races, tug-of-war to hula hoops, this series highlights girls in sports.
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Volunteers are the glue of TYO; they help keep everything together. American interns come as volunteers to lead classes for the women and children of Nablus. TYO’s local volunteers – university students and recent graduates keep everything going. Some of them act as translators for the interns, while others help the students with projects and homework. This results in students getting individual attention, allowing them to develop more skills with confidence.
These photos show some of the many volunteers – both foreign and international – who kindly give their time and energy to help the future generation of Nablus.
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So much about this holiday season is about giving, and it can be a long and arduous hunt to find a meaningful gift for your loved ones. Let Palestine Note take some of the burden off with our gift guide featuring products and opportunities that also give back to the people of Palestine. Olive oils, soaps, glass, wood carvings, and more!
And remember, these gifts are also good the whole year round. Birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, or even just because!
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Its that time of year to start thinking about giving! Why not give to the future of a Palestinian child in honorarium of your loved ones? Or just because you want to see your money go to a good cause this year?
With your support of less than $2 a day for three months, one TYO student will be transported to and from the TYO center; eat a healthy meal; and participate in quality educational programming. Moreover, your sponsorship will ensure that they have access to a safe space to learn and grow that will serve as the foundation for a healthy life.
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