McCabe Educational Trust News

Stories present and past from the life of the McCabe Educational Trust

Thank you for helping us to raise £75,000!

We are very encouraged by the response to our Christmas Appeal which at the time of writing has raised £75,000. Our aim is to raise £85,000 which enables us to maintain our support for our key projects in 2021 so that they can ride out the storm during this current pandemic. Your can read our latest newsletter here. Our last Holy Land pilgrimage travelled in March 2020 and a vital link between McCabe travellers and our projects was interrupted. Jeel al Amal and Al Shurooq schools in particular, miss the encouraging visits from McCabe pilgrims. These visits very often…

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URGENT CHRISTMAS APPEAL

As a result of COVID-19 many of the people the McCabe Educational Trust (MET) regularly supports are in crisis. Due to the current…

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Difficult times for Jeel al Amal

We really miss all our friends and the visiting groups!  I pray you all keep safe and that all this will be over soon. Coronavirus…

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Former Jeel al Amal pupil Ahmed Sami

AHMED SAMI graduated with a degree in Medicine from Bucharest University. Ahmed spent most of his childhood living at Jeel al Amal so this is…

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Al Shurooq School for the Blind in Bethlehem is having a challenging academic year

Al Shurooq School is a rare school in the West Bank for adopting holistic care as one of its major strategies in working with visually…

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Al Shurooq British Council International School Award

The Principal (pictured right) and the Academic Supervisor of the Al Shurooq School for the Blind in Bethlehem receiving this year’s British Council International School…

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Dadhuwa Pandemic Update

At Dadhuwa, COVID-19 has meant the closure of the school for the time being with the pandemic hitting Nepal particularly hard.  This has delayed the…

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