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Finding a new home in Lebanon

Every two months international volunteers come from all over the world to teach at SB’s non-formal education centres in Beirut or Saida, as they join our Lebanon Volunteering Programme. Recently, some of our wonderful volunteers told…
Give your CLOTHES UP for a good cause

Give your CLOTHES UP for a good cause

Give your clothes a second life in the hands of refugees in need Originally published in the Brussels Express. CLOTHESUP gives you the opportunity to declutter your wardrobe to give clothing you want to give…
L’histoire de Rosa sur la force des élèves

L’histoire de Rosa sur la force des élèves

Quiconque venant visiter le centre de Saida penserait sûrement qu’il s’agit d’une école normale, avec des élèves normaux. Avec ses cours qui se déroulent normalement et les enfants qui y participent avec enthousiasme, cette école…
‘Just Married’: L’histoire d’Amara

‘Just Married’: L’histoire d’Amara

Un mariage, âgé de 13 ans, la grossesse, une fausse couche, la nouvelle grossesse et la naissance d’un enfant Amara vit dans le refuge Saida au Liban et elle était une étudiante star des classes…
‘Just Married’ Amara’s Story

‘Just Married’ Amara’s Story

Amara lives in the Saida shelter in Lebanon and she was a star student in SB OverSeas’ classes, until she no longer could come to school. She got married, pregnant, had a miscarriage and got…
Rosa’s Student: A Story of Strength

Rosa’s Student: A Story of Strength

By Rosa Heinen Any person who were to visit the center here in Saida would most likely think that it looks like a regular school, with regular children. With classes going on as usual and…
THREAD OF HOPE Campaign Report

THREAD OF HOPE Campaign Report

In August, we started a fundraising campaign called ‘Thread of Hope’, placing focus on our Women Empowerment Programme, a significant component of which are the sewing classes. During one of the regular field visits, SB…
Emergency Aid to Arsal Settlements During Lebanon Storms

Emergency Aid to Arsal Settlements During Lebanon Storms

BEIRUT, Lebanon– Since our campaign started at the beginning of January, your support has helped families survive the freezing temperatures and snowfall: Against the backdrop of the snowcapped Anti-Lebanon mountains and pillowy white storm clouds…
APPEL URGENT: Aarsal

APPEL URGENT: Aarsal

Appel urgent: nous comptons sur vous pour aider les 70,000 réfugiés syriens menacés par les tempêtes de neige, les inondations et le froid au Liban BRUXELLES, Belgique – Au pied du massif enneigé de l’Anti-Liban…

URGENT Call: Aarsal

Urgent appeal: We are counting on you to help the 70.000 Syrian refugees threatened by snowstorms, floods and colds in Lebanon Brussels, Belgium – at the foot of the snow-covered massif of Anti-Lebanon and under…