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Thread of Hope: Inas’ Story

Thread of Hope: Inas’ Story

A kind-faced woman, modestly clothed in a dress and hijab, sat next to me. Surrounded by the hum of student chatter from the classrooms nearby, we smiled and greeted each other in the psychologist’s office…
SB OverSeas Clothes Campaign: We did it!

SB OverSeas Clothes Campaign: We did it!

What a success! Last month SB OverSeas ended its clothes campaign and shipped the collected goods to Lebanon. Thanks to the amazing efforts of all the persons, schools and partners who participated in this campaign,…
Between the school and the sea: a visit to the Shatila camp

Between the school and the sea: a visit to the Shatila camp

From the west-facing windows of SB Overseas’ apartment for Lebanon volunteers in Beirut, you can survey the jumbled sprawl of the Shatila refugee camp, between the school and the sea. Its storeys and terraces are…