Unemployment and poverty are core problems affecting the Palestinians in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem. Many people are in great need.
The ‘Touches of Mercy’ is a PBS fund for helping needy Palestinian families regardless of their religious conviction.
We give help in the form of food and medicines, help children with school materials, support families by facilitating income generation opportunities.
During 2013, 8 Families were helped for Medical cases, and around 30 families were helped with food, medicine or schooling needs, across the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
In the city of Jericho, Food coupons are given out on monthly bases. Around 13 widows and 7 families receive a food parcel every month.