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JAEP financially supports five more young people from Dheisheh Camp

Dheisheh Camp
Al Quds University

JAEP has offered scholarships to five more young people from Dheisheh Camp:

Laith in his second year of a four year nursing degree. His father died four years ago. He works as a casual labourer to fund some of his studies

Nada is also in her second year of a nursing degree. She is married with two children. She feels nursing is important because of the number of injuries sustained by the Palestinian people

JAEP has raised over £100,000 since forming in January 2007

John Aves August 2003

JAEP has reached an important milestone, raising over £100,000 and financially supporting seventeen young people to study for a degree, since its creation in January 2007. 

 

Huge thanks to all our many loyal supporters. Special thanks to two extremely generous donations of £15,000 and £10,000.

Continued thanks to all who support us with a standing order, this enables us to plan further ahead. Standing order donations, including gift aid have raised more than £19900 and enabled us to financially support five of our seventeen young people.

 

JAEP receives a £10,000 donation

JAEP are thrilled to announce that we have received an extrememly generous donation of £10,000.

This donation will also be used to financially support a young person from Dheisheh to study for a degree in medicine at Al Quds University.

The duration of the course is six years.

With huge thanks to our extremely generous donors.

Blank cards for sale at Norwich Cathedral Shop and Christmas cards 2015

JAEP christmas card

We are pleased to announce that Norwich Cathedral are selling JAEP notelets £2.50 for a pack of 5.

The inside has been left blank for your own message.

 

Thank you for supporting the sale of JAEP Christmas Cards.

We are pleased to report that the cards made a profit of £909. This will enable us to fund one young person from Dheisheh for one year of study. 

 

 

JAEP receives a £15,000 donation

JAEP logo

We are thrilled to announce that JAEP has received a donation of £15,000. The donation will be used to financially support one young person from Dheisheh to study for a degree in Medicine at Al Quds University.

The duration of the course is six years.

With huge thanks to our extremely generous donors. 

Norwich Cathedral continues to financially support JAEP

JAEP logo

We are very pleased to report that Norwich Cathedral continues to support JAEP. We have recently received the second donation of a three year commitment. 

Huge thanks to the cathedral whose donations have enabled us to financially support seven years of university education for Dheisheh young people. 

 

Three more young people from Dheisheh have received funding from JAEP

Dheisheh Street

Three more young people who live in Dheisheh Refugee Camp in Bethlehem have received funding from JAEP.

Ramzi who is studying sports. He volunteers with the IBDAA basketball teams

Marah who is studying for the health professions. She volunteers in the Womens Centre in Dheisheh, and also in the IBDAA childrens library

Malak who is also studying for the health professions. She helps Dheisheh children with learning disabilities and also volunteers for the Diabetic Friends Society

 

Link to JAEP from YMCA Norfolk website

JAEP is affiliated to YMCA Norfolk. This enables us to claim gift aid on individual donations.

YMCA Norfolk have included a link to JAEP from their website:

www.ymcanorfolk.org

Within the YMCA Norfolk website the link to JAEP can be found at:

www.ymcanorfolk.org/who-we-are/our-partners/

We are invesigating with YMCA Norfolk options for online giving

Anne Aves is a trustee for YMCA Norfolk

 

 

 

Jacob Boswall returned to Dheisheh in April 2015

Nibal, Marwa, Jacob, Fadi Dheisheh February 2014

Jacob stayed in Dheisheh for ten days in April 2015, staying at the home of one of the JAEP students.

Jacob spent time with JAEP students when he is staying in Dheisheh and also accompany them as they travelled to Al Quds University.

Jacob was living and volunteering in Dheisheh from January to March 2014. During this time he met JAEP students

Videos of conversations held in November 2014 with the students and photos from this trip have been uploaded to our website

On the far right is Khalil a JAEP student
Marwa, Rasha, Nihal, Amal & Anne in IBDAA November 2014

Anne videoed a conversation with each of the young people from Dheisheh that JAEP is currently financially supporting. These can be found under the student tab on this website

Each student was asked the following questions:

What course are you studying, what interested you about this subject?

Why did you choose Al Quds University?

What do you plan to do when you have completed your course?

The importance of volunteering

Why do you think JAEP is currently sponsoring more girls than boys?

Do you have story about checkpoints?

 

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