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Be a Leader for Vocational Students

Be a Leader for Vocational Students

In cooperation with Audi Bank and Injaz NGO, a series of sessions will be carried out at the Vocational School in OWS. The first session was "Be a Leader" was held by Audi Bank volunteers with the help of Injza NGO. The aim of this session was to maintain the leadership skills of the students.  The students were very glad with the session and their interaction was obvious. 
In cooperation with Audi Bank and Injaz NGO, a series of sessions will be carried out at the Vocational School in OWS. The first session was "Be a Leader" was held by Audi Bank volunteers with the help of Injza NGO. The aim of this session was to maintain the leadership skills of the students.  The students were very glad with the session and their interaction was obvious. 
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OWS Welcomes German Ambassador, Sanioura and ...

OWS Welcomes German Ambassador, Sanioura and Hariri

German Ambassador, Mr. Martin Huth, x- Prime Minister Fouad Sanioura and PM Bahia Hariri have visited Orphan Welfare Society. They were welcomed by President Dr. Said El-Makkaoui and the Heads of departments. The visitors were taken on a tour around the organization's departments and given brief presentations about the aims of each of department and the services that they provide to around 1500 ch...
German Ambassador, Mr. Martin Huth, x- Prime Minister Fouad Sanioura and PM Bahia Hariri have visited Orphan Welfare Society. They were welcomed by President Dr. Said El-Makkaoui and the Heads of departments. The visitors were taken on a tour around the organization's departments and given brief presentations about the aims of each of department and the services that they provide to around 1500 child. . Mr. Huth expressed his admiration with the mission of the organization and highlighted on the core role that OWS is playing in community to serve the orphans, special needs and underprivileged children. Also, he was astonished by the new educational methods that OWS is applying with the child...
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Music Learning for Children with Special Need...

Music Learning for Children with Special Needs

Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) has launched its Music Learning project for Children with Special Needs. This project was funded by the Corporate Foundation D’Entreprise (CMA-CGM) in addition to a number of other philanthropists. The project is the first of its kind in Lebanon and is being implemented in collaboration with “Drums for Schools - UK” whose technical support will continue througho...
Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) has launched its Music Learning project for Children with Special Needs. This project was funded by the Corporate Foundation D’Entreprise (CMA-CGM) in addition to a number of other philanthropists. The project is the first of its kind in Lebanon and is being implemented in collaboration with “Drums for Schools - UK” whose technical support will continue throughout the year. The first stage of the project was to equip a room in OWS where the musical instruments, specifically made for children with special needs, were installed. This was followed by an intensive training for the team from the 13th to 15th of January. The importance of implementing this proje...
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Sponsor a Child

Sponsor a Child

OWS introduced a ‘Sponsor a Child’ program which  enables donors to sponsor a child in one of its schools and centers. Donors can sponsor an orphan, a student at SGS, a student at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs, a student at  the School for the Deaf, a student at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication Disorders, a student at the Vocational School or at student at th...
OWS introduced a ‘Sponsor a Child’ program which  enables donors to sponsor a child in one of its schools and centers. Donors can sponsor an orphan, a student at SGS, a student at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs, a student at  the School for the Deaf, a student at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication Disorders, a student at the Vocational School or at student at the Center for Autism. This sponsorship enables us to provide quality education, along with psychological, social and medical care to all our students in all our schools. Please check Donate page.   
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Environment Award

Environment Award

The Ministry of Environment in Collaboration with UNDP (Climate Change Unit) has granted OWS an Award for their efforts in reporting their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. This award was granted in the 4th annual ceremony organized by the Ministry of Environment for companies reporting their GHG emissions, as part of the Ministry’s approach to partner with the private sector in the global fight a...
The Ministry of Environment in Collaboration with UNDP (Climate Change Unit) has granted OWS an Award for their efforts in reporting their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. This award was granted in the 4th annual ceremony organized by the Ministry of Environment for companies reporting their GHG emissions, as part of the Ministry’s approach to partner with the private sector in the global fight against climate change.
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Special Needs Participating in Mental Disabil...

Special Needs Participating in Mental Disability Conference

The students of Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs, participated in the mental disabilities Conference titled “To Spread the Cause” on December 13th. Four of our students participated in the open discussion sessions about the right to have healthcare, implementing laws, and the right in having an education and practicing sports.
The students of Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs, participated in the mental disabilities Conference titled “To Spread the Cause” on December 13th. Four of our students participated in the open discussion sessions about the right to have healthcare, implementing laws, and the right in having an education and practicing sports.
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Go Colorful

Go colorful for a better environment

Robotics Experience

The robotics club operates a car

Dar Boutique

A collaboration between different dedicated individuals and special children to create and sell quality handmade gift items to help support the Orphan Welfare Society in Saida.

Volunteer

Our volunteers are integral partners in the achievement of our mission, and the greatest support to our dedicated staff in providing different services to a marginalized group of young people.

Donate

The Orphan Welfare Society relies on your charitable donations to cover the cost of providing the very best care and quality education to the children and young people who rely on us.

60 Years of Dedication

٦٠ سنة من التفاني

A brief history of the Orphan Welfare Society's key moments

نبذة من أهم الأحداث في تاريخ جمعية رعاية اليتيم

1952

Inception

1958

Constructing a new Building for Residential Unit

1978

Establishment of a Center for Children with Special Needs, including a School for Deaf and...

1982

Development of a specialized center for artificial limbs, the second in Lebanon under the ...

1991

Establishment of a pre-Vocational Center

2004

Establishment of a Specialized Unit for the treatment of Deaf

2005

Constructing a new Building for Girls Dormitory

2007

Rehabilitation of an existing Building for Boys Dormitory

2009

Establishment of Saida Generation School (100% free tuition, and teaching material)

2012

Rehabilitation and development of the center for Children with special needs. A new buildi...

2013

Establishment of a Center for Children with Communication difficulties and early stages of...

2014

A new building is constructed for “Accelerated” Vocational Training