Cooperation With Harvard – MEPLI

Within its endeavor to create new opportunities for youth and build their capabilities, and its relentless work to develop its educational programs, Makhzoumi Foundation Step Forward team discussed collaboration plan and future steps with the Harvard Graduate School of Education, to move forward through professional development and capacity building of educators. The Middle East Professional…

Yoga For Humanity

On the occasion of International Day of Yoga, Makhzoumi Foundation in cooperation with Embassy of India in Lebanon & the National Diabetes Organization Dia-Leb, organized a round table discussion on “Yoga For Humanity”, tackling the importance of Yoga and its impact on individual’s health The president of Dia-Leb Dr. Jackie Maalouf showed a presentation, and…

Rebuild Beirut Closing Ceremony

The Little Engineer, in cooperation with Makhzoumi Foundation, concluded the Rebuild Beirut project, which was launched in cooperation with Makassed Charitable Association, which gave students an opportunity to learn and apply robotics and technology through technical workshops, stimulating the creativity of young people to devise scientific and practical solutions for the development of their community.…

StepForward Initiative: An Exemplary Experience!

Since Riad El Solh Public School is concerned with building students’ character, unleashing their potentials and seeking to renew the accreditation of the International School Award with the British Council, they organized a round table activity entitled “Entrepreneurship and Success Stories” with a number of leading figures within this field. Makhzoumi foundation was invited to participate…

A Friendly Tournament With The Indian Embassy

As part of its permanent endeavors to develop constructive international relations, which promote cultural exchange, Makhzoumi Foundation held a friendly tournament in table tennis, in cooperation with the Indian Embassy, on the occasion of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Day, which is an initiative of the Government of India to celebrate 75 years of progressive India…

Expressive Art Workshop… A Unique Healing Experience

As the pressures and stifling conditions increase in Lebanon, it becomes necessary to find a place to support and help people to express their concerns and feelings. This is what we aimed for through the “Expressive Art Workshop”, that was held at Makhzoumi Foundation Headquarters, in collaboration with “People Beyond Borders”. “Maruee Pahujee” – expressive…

And The Drive Award Goes To Makhzoumi Foundation!

Microsoft Office Specialist Championship Awarded Makhzoumi Foundation “The Drive Award” for Outstanding support and providing equal opportunities for schools, students & champions. The Award was presented at the MOS Virtual Ceremony 2021 in the Presence of Mr. Samih Ajroush Microsoft Skilling Manager Middle East & Africa; Mr. Tarek El-Bacha ITLS, Co-Founder / Learning & Development…

Forum Of The Leaders Of The Sustainable Development Goals!

Makhzoumi Foundation, in partnership with the International Union for Social Responsibility, organized the “Training Forum for Leaders of the Sustainable Development Goals 2030”, which included nearly 300 civil society organizations, in addition to activists and those interested in sustainable development goals from various Arab countries. The forum was held via Zoom application to take into…

Designer of Innovative Community Initiatives by United Nations Standards Workshop… & May Makhzoumi: Special International Envoy for Humanitarian Diplomacy!

On Tuesday morning, April 20, a course was launched for the designer of innovative community initiatives according to UN standards, which was organized by the Regional Network for Social Responsibility in partnership with Makhzoumi Foundation through the ZOOM app. This session witnessed a great turnout, as more than 100 participants from inside and outside Lebanon…

Online Beauty Classes!

The Corona pandemic continues around the world, and with it our efforts to spread education will continue against all odds. The vocational training program at Makhzoumi Foundation continued its educational classes through remote education technology throughout the general closure period. Among these classes, the Academy of Beauty at Makhzoumi Foundation held intensive training sessions remotely,…

International Specialist in Humanitarian Diplomacy

Within the framework of working on developing the capabilities of youth and women and empowering them in their societies to build a better future, the Regional Network for Social Responsibility, in partnership with Makhzoumi Foundation, held a training course on humanitarian diplomacy. Under the title “International Specialist in Humanitarian Diplomacy,” the training program included more…

Young Hands That Will Build a Better Future

After the explosion of the Beirut port, a prominent scene imprinted in the minds of the Lebanese … solidarity and cooperation to help each other, under the heading of a broad line: We’re “All for Beirut”. Hundreds of young women and men from different regions gathered to wipe off the dust of destruction from their…

Despite all the circumstances… MOS Championship continues!

The activities of the Lebanon Microsoft Skills Championship for the current year 2020 were concluded, in partnership between Makhzoumi Foundation and ITLS- Information Technology Leading Services, under the auspices of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, in which 27 private and official educational edifices participated in Lebanon… 2151 exams were conducted, in which 1027…

Artistic Theme for Hair & Make-up: COVID-19

When coming to Make-up & Hair dressing, creativity is essential. Makhzoumi Foundation’s beauty academy organized a special event, related to the ongoing crisis – the COVID-19 outbreak. While taking the utmost precaution measures, such as wearing masks, sanitizing hands and equipment, the instructors applied different examples of artistic hair and make-up styles, highlighting the corona…

Do Your Bit: We’re Up To Every Challenge!

Micro: Bit Foundation – London, represented by Tablet Academy MENA, Launched a Global Challenge for Students to find Solutions for Global Challenges through Micro Bit Coding. Makhzoumi Foundation took part of this challenge on different levels, 12 students from the Foundation undertook Micro :Bit and Sustainable Development Goals Training, and worked on different projects; two…

Big-Brained Little Graduates!

Our big-brained little students, graduated after fulfilling their robotics training at Makhzoumi Foundation, that was conducted at our headquarters by our partner “The Little Engineer”. The students received their certificates, after finishing their “Robotics Level 1 course”, which is a tool for opening the exciting world of science and technology, following the-learn-by-doing concept. Such trainings…

Strengthening hundreds of youths’ capacities to build a better tomorrow

On the end of the year 2019, Makhzoumi Foundation concluded a number of training programs to empower young men and women and enhance their opportunities to find jobs. The Foundation has held a number of free training courses throughout the year, in cooperation with international organizations such as AVSI, CEVSI, GIZ, DFAT, Save The Children,…

Education Is Also Entertaining!

With Edutainment, we hold the attention of the learners by engaging their emotions, with overtly entertaining learning materials, which contain messages and information! Makhzoumi Foundation’s language academy, organized an edutainment event for its student, to celebrate the festive season of Christmas and New Year, at the foundation’s headquarters. The students were engaged in different fun-learn…

Improving Our Team’s Potentials!

Improving our communities, starts by improving ourselves. Therefore, Makhzoumi Foundation’s staff always works on improving their potentials. CESVI, in partnership with AVSI, presented a training session on “Monitoring & Evaluation” held under the auspices of the Vocational Training Program for Youth – Phase 2, funded by UNICEF. The training targeted Makhzoumi Foundation Vocational training staff,…

Workshop on Social Responsibility To Empower Communities!

Makhzoumi Foundation concluded a training workshop entitled “Social Responsibility International License” in cooperation with the regional network of corporate social responsibility CSR, which was attended by forty trainees from a number of institutions and social associations, private companies and the Ministry of Social Affairs. The training workshop is the first of its kind in Lebanon,…

MOS Certificates for Baalbek-Hermel Students

After a number of students from Baalbek-Hermel schools and universities participated in the Microsoft Office Specialist Championship at Makhzoumi Foundation Center in Baalbek, and the winners participated in the Lebanon Championship, Microsoft certificates were handed to the successful candidates in the first exam in the Baalbek-Hermel governorate. The students were received at the Makhzoumi Foundation…

Empowering Youth: Graduation of 300 Students!

Makhzoumi Foundation celebrated the graduation of 300 students from different regions of Lebanon, after completing vocational training courses on tiling, wall painting and wallpaper installation, which was organized by the Foundation in cooperation with GIZ, funded by the European Union, Madad Fund, within the QUDRA project. The Foundation held a closing ceremony at the Center…

Youth Leadership Academy: Unique Experience for Tomorrow’s Leaders

Makhzoumi Foundation was founded in Lebanon in 1997 out of a strong desire to help empower the community in Lebanon in order to achieve self-sufficient independence via improved prospects. From this perspective, the Youth Leadership Academy is working to empower new leaders of today’s generations within the community. This program is meant to equip students…

Building Skills… To Build Future

Community empowerment is achieved, when we empower and support its people, and help them to build their future. Makhzoumi Foundation’s Vocational Training Program provides trainees with the necessary scientific, technical and professional skills to encourage knowledge demand and stimulate self-reliance. Among the many professional courses offered by Makhzoumi Foundation, are free courses for young people…