2017-05-24

Orphan Welfare Society Launche...

Orphan Welfare Society Launches “Ramadan Al Dar” Campaign

Sixty Five years (65) and your generous support continues to grow. The trust and the support of the Saidonians...

Sixty Five years (65) and your generous support continues to grow. The trust and the support of the Saidonians and all Lebanese who have believed in OWS throughout the years have helped to i...

2017-05-15

Lebanese Special Olympics 2017

Lebanese Special Olympics 2017

In collaboration with The Lebanese Special Olympics, Orphan Welfare Society organized a sports day for childre...

In collaboration with The Lebanese Special Olympics, Orphan Welfare Society organized a sports day for children with special needs . Around 200 athletes from different Lebanese NGOs competed...

2017-05-12

Spring Autism Carnival

Spring Autism Carnival

On the first of May, Orphan Welfare Society Saida concluded its Autism Awareness Campaign with the fundraising...

On the first of May, Orphan Welfare Society Saida concluded its Autism Awareness Campaign with the fundraising Spring Autism Carnival. The carnival took place at the Mohammad Al Saudi garden...

2017-05-02

Orphan Welfare Society Receive...

Orphan Welfare Society Received an In Kind Donation of IT Resour...

USAID has equipped two educational centers “The School of Deaf” and “Center for Communication Disorders...

USAID has equipped two educational centers “The School of Deaf” and “Center for Communication Disorders” with Computer Lab and  Digital Learning Tools in addition to other office eq...

2017-04-11

Saida Lit It Up in Blue in Sup...

Saida Lit It Up in Blue in Support of Children with Autism

Orphan Welfare Society - Saida in collaboration with Saida Municipality launched the “Light it Up Blue” ev...

Orphan Welfare Society - Saida in collaboration with Saida Municipality launched the “Light it Up Blue” event as part of its ongoing Autism Awareness Campaign - initiated a month ago- by...

2017-03-27

Game Show to Support Autism

Game Show to Support Autism

Orphan Welfare Society- Saida organized an awareness-raising entertainment event at The Spot Mall - Saida as p...

Orphan Welfare Society- Saida organized an awareness-raising entertainment event at The Spot Mall - Saida as part of its ongoing Autism Awareness Campaign which was launched a month ago. For...

2017-03-16

Who am I?” A presentation on...

Who am I?” A presentation on Autism at OWS

Orphan Welfare Society- Saida held an awareness symposium titled “Who am I?” about the causes, symptoms an...

Orphan Welfare Society- Saida held an awareness symposium titled “Who am I?” about the causes, symptoms and the therapies of autism. Parents, teachers, education specialists and other in...

2017-03-13

Teacher's Day 2017

Teacher's Day 2017

Orphan Welfare Society held a dinner for the teaching team, on the occasion of Teacher’s Day. The attendees ...

Orphan Welfare Society held a dinner for the teaching team, on the occasion of Teacher’s Day. The attendees were the teaching team at Saida Generation School, Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for...

2017-03-09

Spring Bazar

Spring Bazar

OWS organized the "Spring Bazar", which provided handmade products of the residential unit's children, deaf an...

OWS organized the "Spring Bazar", which provided handmade products of the residential unit's children, deaf and special needs students & Dar Boutique. OWS hosted a group of ladies and studen...

2017-03-02

Launching Autism Awareness Cam...

Launching Autism Awareness Campaign

The president of Orphan Welfare Society, Dr. Said Makkaoui and the mayor Mr. Mohammad Saudi has launched the A...

The president of Orphan Welfare Society, Dr. Said Makkaoui and the mayor Mr. Mohammad Saudi has launched the Autism Awareness Campaign in a press conference held at Saida Municipality in the...

2017-02-24

Birthday Party

Birthday Party

The children at the Residential Unit, who are born in February, celebrated their birthday at Mcdonald's Saida....

The children at the Residential Unit, who are born in February, celebrated their birthday at Mcdonald's Saida. The children had a meal, enjoyed the entertainment activities they did together...

2017-02-24

Spring Bazar 2017

Spring Bazar 2017

Please pass by and check the new items specially made by special need students, deaf, residential unit childre...

Please pass by and check the new items specially made by special need students, deaf, residential unit children and Dar Boutique. Spring Bazar starts on March 6th till March 8th from 09:00 a...

2017-02-24

Spring Autism Carnival

Spring Autism Carnival

Save the date & join us to support our awareness campaign to spread much needed awareness about autism. Orphan...

Save the date & join us to support our awareness campaign to spread much needed awareness about autism. Orphan Welfare Society is organizing a group of activities to support autistic childre...

2017-02-24

Autism Awareness Lecture

Autism Awareness Lecture

Autism Center at Orphan Welfare Society is organizing an awareness lecture about autism on March 14th at Hajj...

Autism Center at Orphan Welfare Society is organizing an awareness lecture about autism on March 14th at Hajj Hasan Makkawi Hall (Saida Generation School) at 05:00 p.m. The session is one o...

2017-02-11

Be a Leader for Vocational Stu...

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 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 wi...

2017-02-03

OWS Welcomes German Ambassador...

OWS Welcomes German Ambassador, Sanioura and Hariri

German Ambassador, Mr. Martin Huth, x- Prime Minister Fouad Sanioura and PM Bahia Hariri have visited Orphan W...

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 Hea...

2017-01-21

Music Learning for Children wi...

Music Learning for Children with Special Needs

Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) has launched its Music Learning project for Children with Special Needs. This pro...

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...

2016-12-21

Environment Award

Environment Award

The Ministry of Environment in Collaboration with UNDP (Climate Change Unit) has granted OWS an Award for thei...

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 gran...

2016-12-15

Volunteer Day 2016

Volunteer Day 2016

Orphan Welfare Society held a gathering on the occasion of International Volunteer Day in honor of its volunte...

Orphan Welfare Society held a gathering on the occasion of International Volunteer Day in honor of its volunteers. Various activities were done, planting the “Volunteers’ Tree”, a slid...

2016-12-15

Winter Bazar

Winter Bazar

OWS organized the "Winter Bazar", which provided handmade products of the residential unit's children, deaf an...

OWS organized the "Winter Bazar", which provided handmade products of the residential unit's children, deaf and special needs students & Dar Boutique. OWS hosted a group of ladies and studen...

2016-12-15

Deaf Students Visit Book Exhib...

Deaf Students Visit Book Exhibition

Students of the School for the Deaf visited the International Book Exhibition in Beirut and made a tour around...

Students of the School for the Deaf visited the International Book Exhibition in Beirut and made a tour around the sections of the bookstores.

2016-12-15

Special Needs Participating in...

Special Needs Participating in Mental Disability Conference

The students of Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs, participated in the mental disabilities Conferenc...

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 partic...

2016-12-11

Silver Medals for Special Stud...

Silver Medals for Special Students

Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs participated in Special Olympics- Egypt 2nd Tournament (Sharm...

Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs participated in Special Olympics- Egypt 2nd Tournament (Sharm El Sheikh). The students Rami El Masri was awarded the silver medal in swimming...

2016-12-11

AVSI Workshops at Vocational S...

AVSI Workshops at Vocational School

In collaboration with the Italian organization AVSI, a group of workshops were held for the Vocational School ...

In collaboration with the Italian organization AVSI, a group of workshops were held for the Vocational School students. The workshops focused on the following topics: life skills, relationsh...

2016-12-11

Children Celebrating Prophet M...

Children Celebrating Prophet Muhammad Birth

On the occasion of Prophet Muhammad birth, the children of Orphan Welfare Society celebrated at their schools....

On the occasion of Prophet Muhammad birth, the children of Orphan Welfare Society celebrated at their schools. The students at the School for the Deaf and Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Co...

2016-12-01

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering, you can check our available opportunities below. Opportunity 1: Music t...

If you are interested in volunteering, you can check our available opportunities below. Opportunity 1: Music trainer, a music trainer is needed at Saida Generation School to train the talent...

2016-11-23

Celebrating Independence Day

Celebrating Independence Day

Orphan Welfare Society children celebrated the Lebanese Independence Day in their schools and centers. The chi...

Orphan Welfare Society children celebrated the Lebanese Independence Day in their schools and centers. The children wore the army uniform and decorated their classes with the Lebanese flag. ...

2016-11-19

Saida in Memory Exhibition Sup...

Saida in Memory Exhibition Supporting Autistic Children

Orphan Welfare Society and Mr. Zaher Bizir, a local Sidonian Artist, held an art exhibition “Saida in Memory...

Orphan Welfare Society and Mr. Zaher Bizir, a local Sidonian Artist, held an art exhibition “Saida in Memory” at Le Yacht Club- Beirut in collaboration with Ladies Committee-Beirut and i...

2016-11-10

OWS Welcomes Ahmad Hariri

OWS Welcomes Ahmad Hariri

Mr. Ahmad Hariri, the secretary of Future Party, and members of the party visited Orphan Welfare Society and ...

Mr. Ahmad Hariri, the secretary of Future Party, and members of the party visited Orphan Welfare Society and was welcomed with the president Dr. Said Makkaoui. The visitors were taken a tou...

2016-11-10

Reproductive Health Lecture fo...

Reproductive Health Lecture for Girls

The nutitionist of UNICEF organization Shereen Kasab, in collaboration with Blue Mission, presented a lecture ...

The nutitionist of UNICEF organization Shereen Kasab, in collaboration with Blue Mission, presented a lecture for the Vocational School girls about "Reproductive Health". The lecture was to ...

2016-11-02

Saida In Memory Art Exhibition

Saida In Memory Art Exhibition

Orphan Welfare Society- Saida and the Sidonian artist Zaher El-Bizri will organize an art exhibition "Saida in...

Orphan Welfare Society- Saida and the Sidonian artist Zaher El-Bizri will organize an art exhibition "Saida in Memory" to support  Hajj Ahmad Riad El-Jawhari Center for Autism, in collabora...

2016-11-02

Audi Bank Invites OWS Children...

Audi Bank Invites OWS Children to Kidz Mondo

Audi Bank employees invited the students at the School for the Deaf to Kidz Mondo Center. The children enjoyed...

Audi Bank employees invited the students at the School for the Deaf to Kidz Mondo Center. The children enjoyed their day playing with the games together.  They had a great experience and th...

2016-10-25

Rally Paper: an activity for f...

Rally Paper: an activity for fun & building up skills

The team at Residential Unit in Orphan Welfare Society organized a rally paper activity for the children which...

The team at Residential Unit in Orphan Welfare Society organized a rally paper activity for the children which it took place in the association’s premises and garden. The children were div...

2016-08-29

School Bag Campaign

School Bag Campaign

OWS launched ‘Book & Bag Campaign’ (Shanta wa   Ketab) that aims to provide more than 800 students at Sai...

OWS launched ‘Book & Bag Campaign’ (Shanta wa   Ketab) that aims to provide more than 800 students at Saida Generation School with a school bag, books and stationary. Also, anyone can d...

2016-08-24

Hassan Abdul Jawad Band Suppor...

Hassan Abdul Jawad Band Supports OWS

Under the title "Music for a Cause", the talented young Sidonian music composer Hassan Abdul Jawad and his ban...

Under the title "Music for a Cause", the talented young Sidonian music composer Hassan Abdul Jawad and his band presented a distinctive concert proceeds of which go to support the students w...

2016-08-01

Music for a Cause Event

Music for a Cause Event

Orphan Welfare Society is organizing a concert for the talented Hassan Abdul Jawad and his band on August 20th...

Orphan Welfare Society is organizing a concert for the talented Hassan Abdul Jawad and his band on August 20th. The concert, which holds the title "A Music for a Cause", is a fundraising eve...

2016-06-30

Orphan Welfare Society: Ramada...

Orphan Welfare Society: Ramadan 2016

Orphan Welfare Society was overwhelmed with the generous donations and support of many institutions as well as...

Orphan Welfare Society was overwhelmed with the generous donations and support of many institutions as well as individual philanthropists and donors during the holy month of Ramadan. A numb...

2016-06-21

The Dodge Club Iftar

The Dodge Club Iftar

The Dodge Club - Lebanon visited Orphan Welfare Society and spent a few hours with the children. The club memb...

The Dodge Club - Lebanon visited Orphan Welfare Society and spent a few hours with the children. The club members took the children for a few spins while they paraded their classic sports ca...

2016-06-21

Iftar at Grand Serial

Iftar at Grand Serial

The children of Orphan Welfare Society were invited by Mrs. Lama Salam, Prime Minister Tamam Salam’s wife, t...

The children of Orphan Welfare Society were invited by Mrs. Lama Salam, Prime Minister Tamam Salam’s wife, to an Iftar at the Grand serial. In addition to the Iftar meal, the children enjo...

2016-06-21

Annual Sohour 2016

Annual Sohour 2016

In a charming atmosphere, The Orphan Welfare Society Ladies Committee held their annual fundraising Sohour eve...

In a charming atmosphere, The Orphan Welfare Society Ladies Committee held their annual fundraising Sohour event in the Dar Garden. The event, which was appreciatively sponsored by BLOM Bank...

2016-06-13

SGS Graduation Ceremony 2016

SGS Graduation Ceremony 2016

Orphan Welfare Society and Saida Generation School celebrated the graduation of the KG3 and Grade 6 student...

Orphan Welfare Society and Saida Generation School celebrated the graduation of the KG3 and Grade 6 students in a large ceremony held at the OWS theater, in the presence of the President...

2016-06-08

Dar Magazine

Dar Magazine

Orphan Welfare Society issued its latest issue of Dar Magazine. You can read the full file here....

Orphan Welfare Society issued its latest issue of Dar Magazine. You can read the full file here....

2016-06-07

Vocational Students graduation...

Vocational Students graduation

Orphan welfare Society graduated its first 180 students from its Mohammad Zaidan Center for Vocational trainin...

Orphan welfare Society graduated its first 180 students from its Mohammad Zaidan Center for Vocational training, in addition to a new group of graduates form Hajj Ahmad Bizri Center for Spec...

2016-06-07

Ramadan Decoration in Saida

Ramadan Decoration in Saida

President of Orphan Welfare Society, Dr. Said Makkaoui, Mayor of Saida Municipality, Eng. Mohammad Saudi and M...

President of Orphan Welfare Society, Dr. Said Makkaoui, Mayor of Saida Municipality, Eng. Mohammad Saudi and Mr. Ali Koteich, proprietor of Framedia printing company, jointly held a press co...

2016-05-31

Lebanese Special Olympics 2016...

Lebanese Special Olympics 2016

In collaboration with The Lebanese Special Olympics, Orphan Welfare Society organized a sports day for childre...

In collaboration with The Lebanese Special Olympics, Orphan Welfare Society organized a sports day for children with special needs . Around 200 athletes from different Lebanese NGOs competed...

2016-05-26

Iftar Li Dar Campaign

Iftar Li Dar Campaign

During the holy month of Ramadan, the kitchen at Orphan Welfare Society will provide daily "Iftar" dinner m...

During the holy month of Ramadan, the kitchen at Orphan Welfare Society will provide daily "Iftar" dinner meals  to orphans and the families of our students in Saida Generation Schoo...

2016-05-07

Labor Day 2016

Labor Day 2016

On the occasion of Labor Day, Orphan Welfare Society held a dinner for the employees in the association’s ga...

On the occasion of Labor Day, Orphan Welfare Society held a dinner for the employees in the association’s garden. The president of OWS, Dr. Said Makkaoui, honored three of the employees wh...

2016-05-03

Resident Students go on a Trip...

Resident Students go on a Trip

The supervisors at the Residential Unit organized a trip for our resident children to Animal City and the Publ...

The supervisors at the Residential Unit organized a trip for our resident children to Animal City and the Public Garden where they enjoyed a fun day together.   

2016-05-03

Special Needs Students Partici...

Special Needs Students Participate in Special Talent Show

Students of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs participated in the First Arabic Festival for Spe...

Students of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs participated in the First Arabic Festival for Special Needs Talents at UNESCO Palace, Beirut. Around 13 Lebanese and Arabic assoc...

2016-05-03

Robotics Club Operates a Car

Robotics Club Operates a Car

The students of the Robotics Club at Orphan Welfare Society successfully operated a small car of their design ...

The students of the Robotics Club at Orphan Welfare Society successfully operated a small car of their design after some solid studying and hard work during the year. We’re all proud of yo...

2016-04-26

Deaf Students Participating in...

Deaf Students Participating in Orientation Activity

The students of School for the Deaf participated in the Second Orientation Activity organized by the Lebanese ...

The students of School for the Deaf participated in the Second Orientation Activity organized by the Lebanese Office for Scientific Researches for Deafness. The students discussed with their...

2016-04-26

Special Needs Won the Silver M...

Special Needs Won the Silver Medal in football Game

The young athlete at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs participated in the local champion for f...

The young athlete at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs participated in the local champion for football. The males’ team won the silver medal- second level, where the girls w...

2016-04-26

Beirut Ladies Visit

Beirut Ladies Visit

The ladies committee of Beirut, in collaboration with the Ladies Committee of saida, organized a tour for a gr...

The ladies committee of Beirut, in collaboration with the Ladies Committee of saida, organized a tour for a group of Ladies of Beiurt Society. The ladies had a tour around the association sc...

2016-04-23

International Day for Learning...

International Day for Learning Difficulties

The learning support department at Saida Generation School (SGS), organized a group of activities for the stud...

The learning support department at Saida Generation School (SGS), organized a group of activities for the students with learning difficulties on the occasion of International Day for Learnin...

2016-04-12

Autism Carnival

Autism Carnival

Orphan Welfare Society celebrated Autism Week from April 5th till the 10thending its festivities with a carniv...

Orphan Welfare Society celebrated Autism Week from April 5th till the 10thending its festivities with a carnival at Saida Stadium. The carnival was attended by the students of Dr. Abdul Kade...

2016-04-05

Rotaract at OWS

Rotaract at OWS

Rotaract Club- Saida members visited the students at the School for the deaf and Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center ...

Rotaract Club- Saida members visited the students at the School for the deaf and Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication Disorders and spent a few entertaining hours together on the o...

2016-03-26

Residential Students at Cobra ...

Residential Students at Cobra Club

A group of the children at the Residential Unit were invited to the Cobra Club by the international Karate tra...

A group of the children at the Residential Unit were invited to the Cobra Club by the international Karate trainer, Mr. Ali Daher. Mr. Daher trained the children and chose four of them to be...

2016-03-26

Awareness Sessions at SGS

Awareness Sessions at SGS

The activist Nour Bizri held several training sessions for Saida Generation School students on the topics of r...

The activist Nour Bizri held several training sessions for Saida Generation School students on the topics of respecting others, private and public property, the  importance of vocations, cl...

2016-03-26

Children Visited Art Exhibitio...

Children Visited Art Exhibition

The children at the Residential Unit visited an art exhibition at Maarouf Saada Cultural Center. The students ...

The children at the Residential Unit visited an art exhibition at Maarouf Saada Cultural Center. The students had a tour around the exhibition and discovered modern abstract art.  ...

2016-03-26

Dawha Students Visit Deaf Scho...

Dawha Students Visit Deaf School

The students of Dawha School visited the students at the School for the Deaf and spent an entertaining few hou...

The students of Dawha School visited the students at the School for the Deaf and spent an entertaining few hours together. Our students and their teachers explained to their visitors how the...

2016-03-24

Down Syndrome Day

Down Syndrome Day

The team at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs organized a fun activity day for the entertainmen...

The team at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs organized a fun activity day for the entertainment of students on the occasion of International Day of Down Syndrome. The student...

2016-03-24

OWS Children Celebrating Mothe...

OWS Children Celebrating Mother’s Day

The students at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri for Special Needs celebrated with their mothers in their classrooms ma...

The students at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri for Special Needs celebrated with their mothers in their classrooms making handcrafts and performing entertainment activities. The students at Abdul K...

2016-03-24

S.O.D.C. Celebrate Child's Day...

S.O.D.C. Celebrate Child's Day with OWS

S.O.D.C. association (Eaanat Al-tofl El-moaak) organized an activity day for the entertainment of the children...

S.O.D.C. association (Eaanat Al-tofl El-moaak) organized an activity day for the entertainment of the children at Orphan Welfare Society on the occasion of Child’s Day. The children enjoye...

2016-03-22

Avoid Drug Addiction

Avoid Drug Addiction

In support of "A Life without Drugs" campaign, the students of the photoshop class at the Vocational School de...

In support of "A Life without Drugs" campaign, the students of the photoshop class at the Vocational School designed some posters to urge the youth to avoid drug use and addiction.   ...

2016-03-21

SGS students at AUB

SGS students at AUB

The “Insight Club” at AUB invited Saida Generation School students over for a fun day. The club’s member...

The “Insight Club” at AUB invited Saida Generation School students over for a fun day. The club’s members organized a treasure hunt along with several other activities for the children...

2016-03-12

Leadership Workshop

Leadership Workshop

In collaboration with Audi Bank employees and Injaz NGO, the students of the vocational school attended a work...

In collaboration with Audi Bank employees and Injaz NGO, the students of the vocational school attended a workshop about leadership presented by Audi Bank employees. The workshop was to expl...

2016-03-12

Spring Bazar

Spring Bazar

Orphan Welfare Society opened its Spring Bazar on the occasion of Teacher's Day, Mother's Day and Child's Day ...

Orphan Welfare Society opened its Spring Bazar on the occasion of Teacher's Day, Mother's Day and Child's Day and welcomed a group of ladies and school students. The students of Deaf School,...

2016-03-12

Teacher's Day

Teacher's Day

On the occassion of Teacher's Day, Orphan Welfare Society held a dinner for the team at Saida Generation Schoo...

On the occassion of Teacher's Day, Orphan Welfare Society held a dinner for the team at Saida Generation School, Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri for Special Needs, Deaf School and Dr. AbdulKader Kot...

2016-03-05

Hands are not for Hitting

Hands are not for Hitting

The team at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs organized an activity entitled "Hands are not for...

The team at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs organized an activity entitled "Hands are not for Hitting" to clarify the correct use of the hands. The students, together with ...

2016-03-05

Preventing Mines

Preventing Mines

In collaboration with Hariri Foundation, Mr. Ahmad Akel held an awareness session for Saida Generation School ...

In collaboration with Hariri Foundation, Mr. Ahmad Akel held an awareness session for Saida Generation School students (Cycle 1 and 2) about the dangerous of the mines and how to prevent the...

2016-02-25

Children's Birthday

Children's Birthday

Residential Unit team organized a birthday party for the children born in this month. The children enjoyed the...

Residential Unit team organized a birthday party for the children born in this month. The children enjoyed their day by playing with their beloved characters and colleagues. Later, they cut ...

2016-02-15

Minister of Youth and Sports H...

Minister of Youth and Sports Honor Special Needs

His highness, Mr. Abdul Motaleb Hennawi, the miniter of youth and sports, honored the students of Hajj Ahmad M...

His highness, Mr. Abdul Motaleb Hennawi, the miniter of youth and sports, honored the students of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for their participation in International Special Olympics in ...

2016-02-15

RHHS Donate for OWS

RHHS Donate for OWS

The community service club at Rafic Hariri High School visited Orphan welfare Society and donated bed sheets a...

The community service club at Rafic Hariri High School visited Orphan welfare Society and donated bed sheets and stationary for the children. "Our donation, on the occasion of the 10th anniv...

2016-02-08

OWS Held a Lecture about "How ...

OWS Held a Lecture about "How to Delay Alzheimer"

Ladies Committee at Orphan Welfare Society organized a lecture entitled "How to Delay Alzheimer," delivered by...

Ladies Committee at Orphan Welfare Society organized a lecture entitled "How to Delay Alzheimer," delivered by a specialist neurological and psychiatric diseases and fellow Ervine University...

2016-02-06

Studying Math through Games

Studying Math through Games

The teachers at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication & Speech Disorder use various teaching methods ...

The teachers at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication & Speech Disorder use various teaching methods to instill the concepts to the students. One of the methods is interactive activ...

2016-02-01

Election's Result at Deaf Scho...

Election's Result at Deaf School

Khalil was elected as the class representative by his colleagues at the School for the Deaf after he defeated ...

Khalil was elected as the class representative by his colleagues at the School for the Deaf after he defeated two candidates.  The election was one of the Civis' subject lessons in order to...

2016-02-01

Dissecting a Fish

Dissecting a Fish

Grade 7 students at the School for the Deaf discovered the human respiratory system by dissecting a fish. ...

Grade 7 students at the School for the Deaf discovered the human respiratory system by dissecting a fish. 

2016-01-30

Reinforcement Classes

Reinforcement Classes

Aimimg to rise the academic level of the students that face difficulties in certain subjects at Saida Generati...

Aimimg to rise the academic level of the students that face difficulties in certain subjects at Saida Generation School, the teachers gathered the students and began extra sessions for them ...

2016-01-26

A Help from the Heart

A Help from the Heart

The students of speech disorders at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center made a fundraising project to help their peer...

The students of speech disorders at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center made a fundraising project to help their peer who is in need for a winter coat. The students, with the help of their teachers...

2016-01-26

Conflict Resolution in Educati...

Conflict Resolution in Education

Sponsored by the U.S. Embassy of Beirut and supported by Youth For Tolerance NGO, math teacher at Saida Genera...

Sponsored by the U.S. Embassy of Beirut and supported by Youth For Tolerance NGO, math teacher at Saida Generation School, Mohammad Alame, and the trainer Mrs. Hanan Chehab held a workshop f...

2016-01-23

Elections at Deaf School

Elections at Deaf School

A big battle is taking place at the School for the Deaf to choose a representative for each class. The candida...

A big battle is taking place at the School for the Deaf to choose a representative for each class. The candidates are working hard for their campaigns and they are confident in their path to...

2016-01-18

Active Volunteers at Residenti...

Active Volunteers at Residential Unit

There is an action happening at the Residential Unit. Our children are enjoying their afternoons with the volu...

There is an action happening at the Residential Unit. Our children are enjoying their afternoons with the volunteers that visit them. The boys enjoyed last Friday with Shohada Mosque Volunte...

2015-12-21

Dreams & Goals with JCI NGO

Dreams & Goals with JCI NGO

A group of volunteers at JCI NGO in Saida organized a lecture about the dreams and goals for the students of t...

A group of volunteers at JCI NGO in Saida organized a lecture about the dreams and goals for the students of the Vocational School in OWS. The lecture was to clarify for the students the dif...

2015-12-21

Celebrating Prophet's Birth

Celebrating Prophet's Birth

The students at Saida Generation School at OWS celebrated the Prophet Mohammad Birth each on his own. One of t...

The students at Saida Generation School at OWS celebrated the Prophet Mohammad Birth each on his own. One of the students decided to draw some paintings inspired from the prophet's biography...

2015-12-21

OWS Children with Rabiaa Zayat...

OWS Children with Rabiaa Zayat on AlJadeed

The famous TV presenter Rabiaa Zayat visited Orphan Welfare Society and met the children in their schools. Mrs...

The famous TV presenter Rabiaa Zayat visited Orphan Welfare Society and met the children in their schools. Mrs. Zayat shot  lovely scenes with special needs and deaf students which will be ...

2015-12-21

Makassed School Students Coral

Makassed School Students Coral

Makassed Students performed a number of chants on the occasion of Prophet's Mohammad birth for the students at...

Makassed Students performed a number of chants on the occasion of Prophet's Mohammad birth for the students at OWS theater. The students of OWS were very happy listening to the chants and li...

2015-12-17

Visiting Historical Sites in S...

Visiting Historical Sites in Saida

Accompanied by local guides and the teaching staff, students at the School of Deaf visited famous historical s...

Accompanied by local guides and the teaching staff, students at the School of Deaf visited famous historical sites in Saida, such as the Sea Castle and Khan El-Ifranj. Students took notes ab...

2015-12-17

Distinguished Students in Arab...

Distinguished Students in Arabic Class

The teachers of Arabic language at Saida Generation School offered the distinguished students presents becaus...

The teachers of Arabic language at Saida Generation School offered the distinguished students presents because they showed improvements in the class. The initiative was launched after the f...

2015-12-17

Photoshop Class

Photoshop Class

The students of Photography and Photoshop Class students at the Vocational School started working on photoshop...

The students of Photography and Photoshop Class students at the Vocational School started working on photoshop program. The photo is a sample of their designs.  Keep following us our social...

2015-12-14

Jameh Baher Association Donate...

Jameh Baher Association Donate Winter Sweaters

Jameh El Baher association donate winter sweaters for the KG students at Saida Generation School. The presiden...

Jameh El Baher association donate winter sweaters for the KG students at Saida Generation School. The president of Jameh El Baher, Hajj Taha Kotob, distributed the sweaters in the presence o...

2015-12-14

Miss Arab USA Visits OWS

Miss Arab USA Visits OWS

Orphan Welfare Society children and the president, Dr. Said El Makkaoui, welcomed Miss Arab USA, Fabiola Al-Ib...

Orphan Welfare Society children and the president, Dr. Said El Makkaoui, welcomed Miss Arab USA, Fabiola Al-Ibrahim. Dr. El-Makkaoui and Miss Al-Ibrahim had a tour around the orphanage premi...

2015-12-12

OWS & Mrs. Bsat Held an Art Ex...

OWS & Mrs. Bsat Held an Art Exhibition to Support the Children

Orphan Welfare Society and Mrs. Salam Bsat, a local Sidonian Artist, held an art exhibition at Le Yacht Club- ...

Orphan Welfare Society and Mrs. Salam Bsat, a local Sidonian Artist, held an art exhibition at Le Yacht Club- Beirut in the presence of a number of the organization’s supporters and invite...

2015-12-07

Volunteer Day 2015

Volunteer Day 2015

Orphan Welfare Society Saida held a gathering on the occasion of International Volunteer Day in honor of its v...

Orphan Welfare Society Saida held a gathering on the occasion of International Volunteer Day in honor of its volunteers. The gathering was an opportunity for the Society to thank the volunte...

2015-12-02

Smoking Dangers Project

Smoking Dangers Project

Special needs students at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs presented a project about the dange...

Special needs students at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs presented a project about the dangers of smoking on human's health. The students serched the information through th...

2015-12-01

Volunteer Day Gathering

Volunteer Day Gathering

Orphan Welfare Society invites its volunteers to a gathering in celebration of their commitment and efforts to...

Orphan Welfare Society invites its volunteers to a gathering in celebration of their commitment and efforts towards helping us grow and achieve our mission. We'll be glad if you attend. ...

2015-11-25

Funeral Oration of Mrs. Fatina...

Funeral Oration of Mrs. Fatina Jardaly

The funeral oration of passed Mrs. Fatina Jardaly, principal of Orphan Welfare Society, was held at Orphan Wel...

The funeral oration of passed Mrs. Fatina Jardaly, principal of Orphan Welfare Society, was held at Orphan Welfare Society theatre on Nov. 22nd. Mufti Sheikh Salim Soussan, PM. Mrs. Bahia Ha...

2015-11-25

Dar Children Welcome Audi Bank...

Dar Children Welcome Audi Bank Employees

The Retail Department at Bank Audi visited the children and spent an action packed day with them. The activiti...

The Retail Department at Bank Audi visited the children and spent an action packed day with them. The activities included games and competitions, as well as career advice from the employees ...

2015-11-24

Celebrating Independence Day

Celebrating Independence Day

All children at Orphan Welfare Society celebrated Independence day each in his school or center. The students ...

All children at Orphan Welfare Society celebrated Independence day each in his school or center. The students of Saida Generation School decorated their school by the Lebanese flag and celeb...

2015-11-19

National Anthem sung by the de...

National Anthem sung by the deaf

Students from the School of Deaf presented the Lebanese National Anthem in sign language with the  famous Le...

Students from the School of Deaf presented the Lebanese National Anthem in sign language with the  famous Lebanese Soprano Hiba Kawas. The students and Mrs. Hiba sang the anthem together, ...

2015-11-18

Rabiaa Zayat Supporting Dar

Rabiaa Zayat Supporting Dar

The famous TV presenter, Rabiaa Zayat, chose to support Orphan Welfare Society (Al-Dar) by wearing one of Dar ...

The famous TV presenter, Rabiaa Zayat, chose to support Orphan Welfare Society (Al-Dar) by wearing one of Dar Boutique lovely products. Mrs. Zayat posted on her official instagram account he...

2015-11-17

Words From Heart

Words From Heart

Here's a testimony from one of our volunteers Angela Issa.  "First, I would like to thank you for giving me t...

Here's a testimony from one of our volunteers Angela Issa.  "First, I would like to thank you for giving me the opportunity to volunteer at your organization, regardless my limited experien...

2015-11-10

Kitchen Activity for Special N...

Kitchen Activity for Special Needs

One of the lessons that is taught for special needs students is called "kitchen". In this lesson, the students...

One of the lessons that is taught for special needs students is called "kitchen". In this lesson, the students learn how to eat by themselves depending on their abilities, how to use the spo...

2015-11-09

A Visit to Post Station and Fi...

A Visit to Post Station and Fire Station

Accompanied by the teaching staff, students of the School of Deaf visited the post office and fire station. Th...

Accompanied by the teaching staff, students of the School of Deaf visited the post office and fire station. The visit gave students an opportunity to learn how the employees at the post offi...

2015-11-09

Lebanese Special Olympics Trai...

Lebanese Special Olympics Training

The students of Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication Difficulties and Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center...

The students of Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication Difficulties and Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs are very active these days. The students of both centers are ...

2015-11-09

Distinguishing between a Male ...

Distinguishing between a Male and Female

Kindergarten classes started a new unit. The teachers created an activity for the students to help them discov...

Kindergarten classes started a new unit. The teachers created an activity for the students to help them discover the difference between a male and a female. The students made a two big panel...

2015-11-04

Volunteers Teaching Dar Childr...

Volunteers Teaching Dar Children

A group of volunteers are teaching our children at the Residential Unit as tutors in different subjects: Engli...

A group of volunteers are teaching our children at the Residential Unit as tutors in different subjects: English, Arabic, Math and science. After the children finish school, they take their ...

2015-11-04

Educational Methods at Autism ...

Educational Methods at Autism Center

The teachers at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication Disorders use various educational methods to he...

The teachers at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center for Communication Disorders use various educational methods to help the students acquire their skills and go beyond their obstacles. Here is an e...

2015-11-04

Science Classes at SGS

Science Classes at SGS

The teachers at Saida Generation School are turning their science lessons into practical and energetic classes...

The teachers at Saida Generation School are turning their science lessons into practical and energetic classes to help the students understand the lesson easier and to connect the lesson wit...

2015-11-04

Basketball Training for Dar Gi...

Basketball Training for Dar Girls

Sport is essential for our children and the girls at the Residential Unit asked their supervisors for basket b...

Sport is essential for our children and the girls at the Residential Unit asked their supervisors for basket ball training, it seems they want to beat the boys! The training started last wee...

2015-11-04

Visual Learning for Special Ne...

Visual Learning for Special Needs

Visual learning is one of the teaching methods that is applied with special needs students at Hajj Ahmad Mosba...

Visual learning is one of the teaching methods that is applied with special needs students at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs. This method help the students read the words t...

2015-11-02

Launching Mohammad Zaidan Buil...

Launching Mohammad Zaidan Building & Setting the Foundation of Au...

OWS and Mohammad Zaidan Foundation launched the opening of the new Vocational School (Mohammad Zaidan Building...

OWS and Mohammad Zaidan Foundation launched the opening of the new Vocational School (Mohammad Zaidan Building) and lay the foundation for Ahmad Riad Jawhari Center for Autism in an event th...

2015-10-08

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...

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 ...

2015-10-03

Special Olympics International...

Special Olympics International Day

The students of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs celebrated the International Day of Special ...

The students of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs celebrated the International Day of Special Olympics in an event organized by the Lebanese International University (LIU) st...

2015-09-30

Mostafa's Improvement in Writi...

Mostafa's Improvement in Writing

Mostafa is now able to write his name in Arabic. He's improving, communicating with his peers in class and try...

Mostafa is now able to write his name in Arabic. He's improving, communicating with his peers in class and trying to overcome his difficulties. He's a student at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob Center...

2015-09-30

Engineering Club Experience Re...

Engineering Club Experience Reaches Huffington Post

After last year's successful experience of the Mechanical Engineering Club at Residential Unit with teacher Mo...

After last year's successful experience of the Mechanical Engineering Club at Residential Unit with teacher Mohammad Alame (Math Teacher at Saida Generation School, Teach for Lebanon fellow)...

2015-09-21

Special Needs Team Train for W...

Special Needs Team Train for Winter Olympics

The special needs sports team, from Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center, participated in the hockey trainings and r...

The special needs sports team, from Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center, participated in the hockey trainings and running on snow at the Lebanese Special Olympics center in Baalbeck, north of Leb...

2015-09-19

Sessions about Cleanliness in ...

Sessions about Cleanliness in Collaboration with Care Int.

In collaboration with Care International in Lebanon, the team at the Residential Unit held 4 sessions on hygie...

In collaboration with Care International in Lebanon, the team at the Residential Unit held 4 sessions on hygiene, cleanliness and health awareness for over 100 children at Saida Generation S...

2015-09-10

SMS Can Help

SMS Can Help

A small SMS can help us and support our mission. Starting from September 12th till September 19th 2015 you may...

A small SMS can help us and support our mission. Starting from September 12th till September 19th 2015 you may send an empty message to 1107 and donate by 1$ to support the orphans and unde...

2015-09-09

SGS Launches Educational Sessi...

SGS Launches Educational Sessions Series

Saida Generation School, in Orphan Welfare Society, launched an educational sessions series with the, at Hajj ...

Saida Generation School, in Orphan Welfare Society, launched an educational sessions series with the, at Hajj Hassan Makkawi, which was opened lately at SGS. The first session, "preparing a ...

2015-09-09

Back to School

Back to School

All students in all centers and schools of Orphan Welfare Society started a new scholastic year. We wish our s...

All students in all centers and schools of Orphan Welfare Society started a new scholastic year. We wish our students a year full of success!

2015-09-08

Adha Sacrifices

Adha Sacrifices

Orphan Welfare Society is able to recieve your sacrifices and donations for Adha Eid or your donation at its p...

Orphan Welfare Society is able to recieve your sacrifices and donations for Adha Eid or your donation at its premises or by donating via our website on Donate page. The sacrifices can be rec...

2015-08-24

School Bag Campaign

School Bag Campaign

OWS launched ‘Book & Bag Campaign’ (Shanta wa   Ketab) that aimed to provide more than 700 students at Sa...

OWS launched ‘Book & Bag Campaign’ (Shanta wa   Ketab) that aimed to provide more than 700 students at Saida Generation School with a school bag, books and stationary. For a modest $100...

2015-08-20

Opening of Hajj Hasan Makkawi ...

Opening of Hajj Hasan Makkawi Hall

A new  venue for trainings, workshops, and conferences was renovated and equipped at the SGS premises. Renov...

A new  venue for trainings, workshops, and conferences was renovated and equipped at the SGS premises. Renovation  and  furnishing of the hall was funded by the sons of late Hajj Hassan ...

2015-08-18

Alame: Our Objectives Were Ach...

Alame: Our Objectives Were Achieved

Here, Mohammad Alame, one of Teach for Lebanon fellows who teached at Saida Generation School describes his ex...

Here, Mohammad Alame, one of Teach for Lebanon fellows who teached at Saida Generation School describes his experience with our children. “Part of being a Teach for Lebanon fellow,...

2015-08-06

Registration at Vocational Sch...

Registration at Vocational School is Now Open

The registration at the Vocational School (Mohammad Zeidan Building) in Orphan Welfare Society is now open for...

The registration at the Vocational School (Mohammad Zeidan Building) in Orphan Welfare Society is now open for the scholastic year 2015-2016.  The available majors:  - Hairdressing for wom...

2015-08-04

Team Achievements in Special O...

Team Achievements in Special Olympics

The physically challenged team of Orphan Welfare Society has achieved great results in Special Olympics World ...

The physically challenged team of Orphan Welfare Society has achieved great results in Special Olympics World Games 2015 in Los Angeles, USA. Zeinab had won gold medal in running and it was ...

2015-07-22

Alfa Sponsors Special Needs Te...

Alfa Sponsors Special Needs Team of Orphan Welfare

Alfa Telecom  signed an agreement with OWS to sponsor the special needs sports team trip to Los Angeles, USA ...

Alfa Telecom  signed an agreement with OWS to sponsor the special needs sports team trip to Los Angeles, USA to participate in the 2015 Special Olympics.  

2015-07-16

Steps Students Donate for OWS

Steps Students Donate for OWS

Steps Learning Center students had made a bake sale to collect an amount of money and donate to a number of NG...

Steps Learning Center students had made a bake sale to collect an amount of money and donate to a number of NGOs in Saida. the lovely students chose Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) one of these...

2015-07-16

Special Donation from Special ...

Special Donation from Special Kids

Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) received a very special donation from an innocent and lovely kids. The kids of Tw...

Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) received a very special donation from an innocent and lovely kids. The kids of Twinkle Star nursery visited OWS and each kid donated by his own moneybox. OWS app...

2015-07-14

Ramadan Dinners (Iftar) 2015

Ramadan Dinners (Iftar) 2015

Each year, during the holy month of Ramadan, Orphan Welfare Society philanthropists and supporters invite our ...

Each year, during the holy month of Ramadan, Orphan Welfare Society philanthropists and supporters invite our children to dinners (Iftar) inside the Dar or outside. We would like to thank ev...

2015-07-04

Sohour 2015

Sohour 2015

The Ladies Annual Sohoor (Late Dinner) is always an opportunity to meet our beloved philanthropists and suppor...

The Ladies Annual Sohoor (Late Dinner) is always an opportunity to meet our beloved philanthropists and supporters. Around 500 tickets were sold for the 2015 Sohour event, and funds raised w...

2015-06-29

Trainings for Deaf Team and Au...

Trainings for Deaf Team and Autism

Teachers at the School of the Deaf and the Center for  Communication Disorders attended training sessions on ...

Teachers at the School of the Deaf and the Center for  Communication Disorders attended training sessions on new educational methods and  techniques to help develop the skills and abilitie...

2015-06-29

Iftar Li Dar: 500 Meals during...

Iftar Li Dar: 500 Meals during Ramdan

Orphan Welfare Society had launched its campaign “Iftar Li Dar” which provides around 500 daily package in...

Orphan Welfare Society had launched its campaign “Iftar Li Dar” which provides around 500 daily package including main dish, salad, soup, fruits and sweets for the families of Dar studen...

2015-06-24

Training for Learning Support ...

Training for Learning Support Unit

Activities at SGS target not only the students, but also their dedicated teachers and staff. In June, the Lear...

Activities at SGS target not only the students, but also their dedicated teachers and staff. In June, the Learning Support Unit organized a series of workshops for teachers titled ‘Reading...

2015-06-22

OWS Ramadan Statues Decorate S...

OWS Ramadan Statues Decorate Saida

OWS Ramadan Statues Decorate Saida For the second consecutive year, Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) decorates the...

OWS Ramadan Statues Decorate Saida For the second consecutive year, Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) decorates the city with a number of statues inspired from the spirit of the holy month, Ramad...

2015-06-22

OWS Ramadan Statues Decorate S...

OWS Ramadan Statues Decorate Saida

OWS Ramadan Statues Decorate Saida For the second consecutive year, Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) decorates the...

OWS Ramadan Statues Decorate Saida For the second consecutive year, Orphan Welfare Society (OWS) decorates the city with a number of statues inspired from the spirit of the holy month, Ramad...

2015-06-17

Closing Ceremony of Environmen...

Closing Ceremony of Environmental Project at SGS

The Closing Ceremony of the environmental project was held at Saida Generation School (SGS), in the presence o...

The Closing Ceremony of the environmental project was held at Saida Generation School (SGS), in the presence of representative of MP Mrs.Bahia Hariri and Hariri Foundation, Mr. Ousama Arnaou...

2015-06-16

SGS Graduation Ceremony 2015

SGS Graduation Ceremony 2015

Like every year, OWS and SGS celebrated the graduation of students of KG3 and Grade 6 in a large ceremony in t...

Like every year, OWS and SGS celebrated the graduation of students of KG3 and Grade 6 in a large ceremony in the presence the students’ parents, the school team, as well as donors and supp...

2015-06-13

Rotary Club Provides SGS by Wa...

Rotary Club Provides SGS by Water Filtration System

Rotary Club of Saida members visited Saida Generation School(SGS) at Orphan Welfare Society to check the water...

Rotary Club of Saida members visited Saida Generation School(SGS) at Orphan Welfare Society to check the water filtration system which they donated by for the school, who were welcomed by bo...

2015-06-06

Special Needs Party

Special Needs Party

Students celebrated the end of the scholastic year in a party that was held at the theatre with the presence o...

Students celebrated the end of the scholastic year in a party that was held at the theatre with the presence of the students’ parents. The students performed different dances for which the...

2015-06-04

Vocational Students’ Graduat...

Vocational Students’ Graduation 2015

A new group of graduates from Vocational School and Hajj Ahmad Bizri Center for Special Needs graduated in a c...

A new group of graduates from Vocational School and Hajj Ahmad Bizri Center for Special Needs graduated in a ceremony that was held in the court of the association. The student Mohammad Hall...

2015-06-02

Closing Ceremony of “We Care...

Closing Ceremony of “We Care” Project

A group of Lebanese American University students visited Orphan Welfare Society children on the occasion of th...

A group of Lebanese American University students visited Orphan Welfare Society children on the occasion of the conclusion of the project "We Care" which is a university scholarship program ...

2015-05-31

Special Olympics 2015

Special Olympics 2015

The Lebanese Special Olympics committee  organized a sports day at Orphan Welfare Society under the supervisi...

The Lebanese Special Olympics committee  organized a sports day at Orphan Welfare Society under the supervision of the International Special Olympics for Middle East and North Africa. Aroun...

2015-05-28

Orphan Welfare Society Departm...

Orphan Welfare Society Departments Support Environmental Project

All the operational departments at Orphan Welfare Society have collaborated in order to implement the environm...

All the operational departments at Orphan Welfare Society have collaborated in order to implement the environmental project “Study, Play, Recycle” by collecting the plastic bottles’ li...

2015-05-28

Art Competitions

Art Competitions

A group of Saida Generation School was invited by Saida School Network and MIDOS NGO, USA partners to particip...

A group of Saida Generation School was invited by Saida School Network and MIDOS NGO, USA partners to participate in the international art exhibition “I Dream Of Peace”. The students dre...

2015-05-28

Awareness Activities at Commun...

Awareness Activities at Communication Disorder Center

The social worker at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob for Communication Disorders held an awareness activity for the stud...

The social worker at Dr. Abdul Kader Kotob for Communication Disorders held an awareness activity for the students on healthy food and cleanliness.   In addition, the speech therapists pres...

2015-05-25

TFL: An Exceptional Experience...

TFL: An Exceptional Experience

Bank Audi's, Head of CSR, Holdal Abou Hodal Group's, Corporate Communication Officer and Horizontal Tempering ...

Bank Audi's, Head of CSR, Holdal Abou Hodal Group's, Corporate Communication Officer and Horizontal Tempering Glass' General Manager took part in Teach For Lebanon's inaugural event on May 1...

2015-05-23

Special Needs Dance

Special Needs Dance

The students of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs have participated in the activity that was or...

The students of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs have participated in the activity that was organized by Lebanese Welfare Association for the Handicapped and Al-Jinan Univers...

2015-05-22

Children’s Birthdays

Children’s Birthdays

The Residential Unit team celebrated the children’s birthdays. The children enjoyed the celebration by singi...

The Residential Unit team celebrated the children’s birthdays. The children enjoyed the celebration by singing, dancing, opening their presents and watching a short video about their activ...

2015-05-21

SGS Football Team Wins Two Gam...

SGS Football Team Wins Two Games

Two football matches were held between SGS and Lycee Adonis football teams. The first game was for players bor...

Two football matches were held between SGS and Lycee Adonis football teams. The first game was for players born in 1998-1999, and this resulted in 6-6 draw. The second match was played among...

2015-05-20

SGS Karate Club

SGS Karate Club

The karate club at SGS took part in a sports assembly held in Tripoli with their coach. The aim of the meeting...

The karate club at SGS took part in a sports assembly held in Tripoli with their coach. The aim of the meeting was to develop the capabilities of the players and their fighting skills. As a ...

2015-05-20

Entertainment Activity for Spe...

Entertainment Activity for Special Needs

An entertainment activity for the early intervention and severe disability students at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah El- B...

An entertainment activity for the early intervention and severe disability students at Hajj Ahmad Mosbah El- Bizri Center was organized at Humpty Dumpty center where the students enjoyed pla...

2015-05-19

Teach for Lebanon Week at SGS

Teach for Lebanon Week at SGS

On the occasion of Teach for Lebanon Week, the NGO Teach for Lebanon (TFL) along with a number of company mana...

On the occasion of Teach for Lebanon Week, the NGO Teach for Lebanon (TFL) along with a number of company managers who were fellows and now support TFL paid SGS a visit. The event included e...

2015-05-19

Crazy Science Show

Crazy Science Show

A group of Saida Generation School students have participated in “Crazy Science” show at Rafic Hariri Scho...

A group of Saida Generation School students have participated in “Crazy Science” show at Rafic Hariri School. The students were invited by the Parents’ Committee and they enjoyed watch...

2015-05-18

Best Team Award and Appreciati...

Best Team Award and Appreciation for SGS

A group of SGS students participated in “I Read” contest that aims to motivate reading and activate the ro...

A group of SGS students participated in “I Read” contest that aims to motivate reading and activate the role of Public Libraries. The awards ceremony was held at Unesco Palace, Beirut, w...

2015-05-15

SGS Students Checked out some...

SGS Students Checked out some Professions

As part of the profession unit of English subject, the students of Learning Difficulties Unit at SGS had a tou...

As part of the profession unit of English subject, the students of Learning Difficulties Unit at SGS had a tour around some of the departments at OWS. The aim of this tour was to let the stu...

2015-05-13

Entertainment Trips for OWS Ch...

Entertainment Trips for OWS Children

As part of the entertainment program in the Residential Unit, the children visited Animal City, the zoo in Nah...

As part of the entertainment program in the Residential Unit, the children visited Animal City, the zoo in Nahr El-Kalb, and the Sanayeh Public Garden in Beirut.

2015-05-12

OWS Team Wins Football Game

OWS Team Wins Football Game

The residential unit football team welcomed El-Iman School team and played a friendly game on the association...

The residential unit football team welcomed El-Iman School team and played a friendly game on the association’s playground. The result was the winning of the residential unit team 10 to 3....

2015-05-11

Visiting Garbage Sorting Facto...

Visiting Garbage Sorting Factory

After training the Residential Unit children on garbage sorting, the environment committee took the children t...

After training the Residential Unit children on garbage sorting, the environment committee took the children to the garbage sorting factory in Saida to witness the actual recycling process. ...

2015-05-10

OWS Children in International ...

OWS Children in International Circus

The children visited the ‘International Circo’ in Saida Stadium and enjoyed watching the animal shows and ...

The children visited the ‘International Circo’ in Saida Stadium and enjoyed watching the animal shows and other special performances.   

2015-05-09

Entertainment trips for the Ch...

Entertainment trips for the Children

On the occasion of the beginning of spring, the students at Saida Generation School went on different trips an...

On the occasion of the beginning of spring, the students at Saida Generation School went on different trips and visited many historical places and public gardens such as, Moussa Palace and S...

2015-05-08

SGS Implements 2nd step of Env...

SGS Implements 2nd step of Environmental Project

The students of Saida Generation School have started implementing the second step of the environmental project...

The students of Saida Generation School have started implementing the second step of the environmental project “Study Play Recycle”, which includes the following: - Distributing garbage ...

2015-05-07

Students of Communication Diso...

Students of Communication Disorder Center Visit ROCK & ROLL

Considering fun and entertainment as a means to overcome difficulties, the students at the Center for Communic...

Considering fun and entertainment as a means to overcome difficulties, the students at the Center for Communication Disorders spent a fun day at Rock & Roll Activity Center accompanied by th...

2015-05-07

SGS Students Participate in Re...

SGS Students Participate in Reading Week

SGS students participated in ‘Reading Week’ activities held in The Public Library in Saida Municipality. G...

SGS students participated in ‘Reading Week’ activities held in The Public Library in Saida Municipality. Grade 2 students and students from the learning difficulties department participa...

2015-05-06

Orphan Welfare Society Partici...

Orphan Welfare Society Participates in LAU NGO Fair

Orphan Welfare Society participated in NGO Fair that was organized by Lebanese American University, Beirut Cam...

Orphan Welfare Society participated in NGO Fair that was organized by Lebanese American University, Beirut Campus. OWS was one of the various NGOs that participated from all over Lebanon in ...

2015-05-05

Vocational Student Opens His O...

Vocational Student Opens His Own Shop

Hisham Jowaidi, a current sous-chef student at Vocational Training School in Orphan Welfare Society, opened hi...

Hisham Jowaidi, a current sous-chef student at Vocational Training School in Orphan Welfare Society, opened his own sweets shop called “King of Sweets” in Haret Saida area. President of ...

2015-05-02

Labor’s Day Dinner 2015

Labor’s Day Dinner 2015

On the occasion of Labor Day, Orphan Welfare Society held an entertainment party and a dinner for the employee...

On the occasion of Labor Day, Orphan Welfare Society held an entertainment party and a dinner for the employees in the association’s garden. The employees had friendly competitions with ea...

2015-04-30

A Symposium for Students’ Pa...

A Symposium for Students’ Parents at Communication Disorder Cen...

Psychologist Darine Daher held a symposium at the center for the students’ parents during which she imparted...

Psychologist Darine Daher held a symposium at the center for the students’ parents during which she imparted some basic tips for parents to use with their children.

2015-04-30

Ladies Tea Time 2015

Ladies Tea Time 2015

Ladies committee held their annual Afternoon Tea in OWS garden where more than 400 ladies attended the event. ...

Ladies committee held their annual Afternoon Tea in OWS garden where more than 400 ladies attended the event. The goal of the event was to support the free education offered at Saida Generat...

2015-04-01

Implementation of Environmenta...

Implementation of Environmental Project

Sponsored by Hariri Foundation and in collaboration with Chreek organization, SGS introduced to its students t...

Sponsored by Hariri Foundation and in collaboration with Chreek organization, SGS introduced to its students the environmental project ‘Study, Play, Recycle’ to be implemented in 3 stage...

2015-03-30

Opening of a New Kiosk

Opening of a New Kiosk

Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs opened a new kiosk for refreshments and snacks at Saida Gener...

Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs opened a new kiosk for refreshments and snacks at Saida Generation School. The kiosk will be directed by one of the Center’s students who h...

2015-03-16

Lions Club - Saida Provides Sp...

Lions Club - Saida Provides Special Needs Sports Club with Sport...

Dr. Said El-Makkaoui, president of Sidon Orphan Welfare Society, and Principal of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Cent...

Dr. Said El-Makkaoui, president of Sidon Orphan Welfare Society, and Principal of Hajj Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Special Needs, Melina Moussa welcomed the board members of Lions Club-Sai...

2015-03-05

Rest House Manager Visits Voca...

Rest House Manager Visits Vocational School

Mr. Ali Itani, the manager of Saida Rest House Restaurant, visited the culinary and hospitality classes at the...

Mr. Ali Itani, the manager of Saida Rest House Restaurant, visited the culinary and hospitality classes at the Vocational School in the organization. Mr. Itani spoke with the students about ...

2015-03-03

Engineering Club at Residentia...

Engineering Club at Residential Unit

Mohammad Alame, Mathematics teacher and Teach for Lebanon fellow at Saida Generation School, launched a Mechan...

Mohammad Alame, Mathematics teacher and Teach for Lebanon fellow at Saida Generation School, launched a Mechanical Engineering Club for the children at the Residential Unit. The club aims to...

2015-02-17

Mrs. El-Sader Visits Orphan We...

Mrs. El-Sader Visits Orphan Welfare Society

President of El-Sader Foundations, Mrs. Rabab El-Sader Sharafeddine and El-Sader’s Foundation Ladies Committ...

President of El-Sader Foundations, Mrs. Rabab El-Sader Sharafeddine and El-Sader’s Foundation Ladies Committee visited Sidon Orphan Welfare Society. They were welcomed by President Dr. Sai...

2015-01-21

Rotaract Provides SGS with Mat...

Rotaract Provides SGS with Materials

Earlier this year, Rotaract Club organized a cinema fundraising project for Saida Generation School (SGS).  T...

Earlier this year, Rotaract Club organized a cinema fundraising project for Saida Generation School (SGS).  The film “Mocking Jay” was screened at the ABC Mall in Ashrafieh, and the mon...

2014-12-10

International Volunteer Day

International Volunteer Day

Sidon Orphan Welfare Society held a gathering on the occasion of International Volunteer Day in honor of its v...

Sidon Orphan Welfare Society held a gathering on the occasion of International Volunteer Day in honor of its volunteers. The gathering was an opportunity for the Society to thank the volunte...

2014-12-10

Electrical Energy Agreement

Electrical Energy Agreement

Sidon Orphan Welfare Society signed an agreement with Kuwaiti Fund for Development and the High Relief Commiss...

Sidon Orphan Welfare Society signed an agreement with Kuwaiti Fund for Development and the High Relief Commission to convert solar energy into electrical energy at the Dar. This project will...

2014-09-29

“Child Care” Award

“Child Care” Award

Sidon Orphan Welfare Society won the first place in Lebanon for its outstanding service in “Child Care” fo...

Sidon Orphan Welfare Society won the first place in Lebanon for its outstanding service in “Child Care” for the year 2014 The occasion was organized by Quality System International Found...

2014-08-16

Goodwill Ambassador Carole Sam...

Goodwill Ambassador Carole Samaha at Dar

Hosted by the children of the Sidon Orphan Welfare Society, Lebanese singer Carole Samaha as a Goodwill Ambass...

Hosted by the children of the Sidon Orphan Welfare Society, Lebanese singer Carole Samaha as a Goodwill Ambassador for the International Network for Rights and Development (GRND) visited the...