The Prescription of Psychotropic and Neurological Medications

Makhzoumi Foundation primary healthcare center is assigned as a mental health community center in a pilot study that is ongoing. As such, it provides through the Ministry of Public Health a list of mental and neurological medications free of charge to its community members based on specialized physician’s prescriptions. To improve the prescribing habits of…

Check Yourself in Tripoli

“Check Yourself” is the title of Makhzoumi Foundation’s breast cancer awareness campaign that was launched in October 2018, to raise awareness about the importance of early detection of breast cancer. Under this campaign, Makhzoumi Foundation’s Tripoli branch organized awareness session about breast cancer prevention, protection and early detection, and the importance of the mammography test,…

AFKAR 3 in its second part

Under the patronage of the Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Development Affairs, and in the presence of MP Fouad Makhzoumi, Makhzoumi Foundation’s president Mrs. May Makhzoumi, the representative of Bishop Issam Yohanna Darwish, presidents of the union of municipalities participating in the project, mayors and associations or their representatives, officials of Bekaa,…

The microcredit program joins the National Campaign with of the Ministry of Social Affairs

Based on the sustainable development goals for society, which we always strive to achieve, Makhzoumi Foundation participated in the National Campaign of the Ministry of Social Affairs to combat addiction, spread awareness on reproductive health, family education, and nutrition, and to promote community development in cooperation with the Lebanese Microfinance Association. Noting that the Makhzoumi…

Launching of the Microsoft Office Specialist Championship Lebanon 2019

Sponsored by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, and in collaboration with Makhzoumi Foundation, Information Technology Leading Services ITLS launched Microsoft Office Specialist Championship (MOS Lebanon), in the presence of the representative of the minister of education and higher education Mr. Marwan Hmade, director of secondary education Mrs. Jamal Baghdadi, and Mrs. May Makhzoumi,…

A collaboration with The Little Engineer

Based on our constant endeavor to implement the sustainable development goals, and to establish their bases in society, and in recognition of the importance of the community partnership with Lebanese companies, Makhzoumi Foundation signed an agreement of understanding with the Little Engineer Organization, which was founded and chaired by Ms. Rana El Chemaitelly, a mechanical…

Self-Evaluation workshop with UNHCR

Working to improve our community can be achieved when we start with ourselves! That’s why the community development center group members a Makhzoumi Foundation, Tripoli branch participated in the Self-Evaluation workshop that was implemented by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR. The purpose of undertaking a participatory Self-Evaluations is twofold: learning and accountability,…

UNHCR and DRC visit Makhzoumi Foundation in Tripoli

Education, shelter, and main needs are all basic rights to everyone! And it can be achieved with social cohesion. Under that title, Makhzoumi Foundation center in Tripoli, hosted a meeting for a group of interacting individuals having some common interest and characteristics, with moderators from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees UNHCR, and officers…

Makhzoumi Foundation launches it Breast Cancer awareness Campaign

Keeping our word “Empowering a better tomorrow”, and in the occasion of International Breast Cancer Awareness month, each October of every year, Makhzoumi Foundation launched “Examine Yourself” (Fhassi Halek) campaign, to spread awareness about the importance of early detection for breast cancer treatment. Makhzoumi Foundation announced that its doors are open for the ladies willing…

Honoring MOS championship’s Lebanese team

On the path of encouraging youth, the founder of Makhzoumi Foundation deputy Fouad Makhzoumi, and the foundation’s president Mrs. May Makhzoumi welcomed at their house Lebanese youth who presented the best picture of Lebanon in the Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship that was held in Orlando, USA. After congratulating their achievements, Mr. & Mrs. Makhzoumi…

“I receive the award as a Muslim who believes in a future of tolerance”

The Global Hope Coalition honored Makhzoumi Foundation’s Honorary President, HE Deputy Fouad Makhzoumi after choosing him as a hero of the global campaign against violent extremism and intolerance in 2018, in conjunction with the opening of the UN General Assembly in New York. The Global Hope dinner was attended by heads of state, ministers and…

Mrs. May Makhzoumi: A new award for Leadership and Entrepreneurship

The Women and Business Development Council held its Second International Conference entitled “Strategic Planning for the Management of Development – Leadership and Entrepreneurship”, on 27-30 July 2018, at the Lancaster Plaza Hotel – Beirut. The Women and Business Development Council is concerned with enhancing the role of investment in achieving sustainable development, institutional and strategic…

Alphabet Dialogue

With the drawing contest, Dialogue of Alphabets, the Alphabet becomes an example of tolerance, solidarity and mutual respect translated through our daily communication. Launched by Fabriano for school students, Dialogue of Alphabets comes as an answer to an appeal that extends beyond this nation’s borders and calls for a cultural restoration. Children drawings celebrated the…

Yale University joins Makhzoumi Foundation in cancer research

The academic internship nowadays shapes the career path of university students. This is why Makhzoumi Foundation has set partnerships with educational institutions across Lebanon to receive their students’ rotations within its programs. The strong belief that real-world experience through joining an organization as an intern gives youth the opportunity to work for hands-on in a…

Vocational Training for strengthening youth resilience

The internships opportunities aim in strengthening youth resilience and empowering youth to utilize knowledge and opportunities that would enable them to confidently participate in economic and social life, and also aims to mobilize and train youth to implement initiatives that benefit their local communities. This was achieved by giving these targeted beneficiaries the market-based skills…

Makhzoumi Foundation President, Mrs. May Makhzoumi, was honored at the Charity Society for the Care of Muslim Children’s annual Iftar

The Charity Society for the Care of Muslim Children organized its annual Iftar on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan on June 4, 2018 at the Phenicia Hotel in Beirut in the presence of the Prime Minister, Saad Hariri, represented by Dr. Ammar Houri, the Grand Mufti of the Republic, Sheikh Abdullatif Darian…

The new Makassed Philanthropic Islamic Association board of trustees

The Makassed Islamic Association in Beirut elected its new Board of Trustees in the presence of the Grand Mufti of the Republic Sheikh Abdullatif Daryan, Minister Fouad Makhzoumi, and a group of former ministers, political, media, judicial and social personalities. The 24-member list won by acclamation and Makhzoumi Foundation President, Mrs. May Makhzoumi was among…