McCabe News

Stories present and past from the life of McCabe

Ghirass Cultural Centre

Ghirass Cultural Centre is affiliated to the Bethlehem Arab Society for Rehabilitation (BASR) and this summer approximately 300 boys and girls aged 5-14 participated in two consecutive summer camps that started on 5th July 2018, finishing on 12th August 2018. The children were offered the choice of many activities such as dancing, drawing, handicrafts, dabkeh, singing, Aikido and climbing, as well as outdoor trips and swimming. The activities concluded with two closing ceremonies, during which the children were presented with their completed work and their achievements acknowledged.

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A Long Walk

I knew I could walk 15 miles in a day; but could any of us walk 15 miles the next day … and the next?…

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Living Stones in Romania

Leading my first pilgrimage group to Romania – to see the famous painted monasteries, fortified churches and Dracula’s castles – I wanted to make sure…

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Al Shurooq School

Al Shurooq School For The Blind was founded in 1981 with the aim of enabling blind people in Palestine to become self sufficient and productive…

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Jeel Al-Amal Boys Home

This was the 11th year of the MET-sponsored Unipal programme at Jeel al Amal. Unipal had three volunteers working with the boys this summer. For…

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Fundraising Summer Concert

Concert in Aid of McCabe Educational Trust by the choir of Girton College, Cambridge. Sunday 15 July 6pm at St Luke’s Chelsea, SW3 6NH This…

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Dadhuwa School – World Cup Update!

DADUWA SCHOOL went for years without a football pitch because there is so little flat land around. So they could play football only after harvest…

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