LEAP

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WESPAC Foundation

LEAP Program
77 Tarrytown Road, Suite 2W
White Plains, NY 10607

 
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Learning for the Empowerment and Advancement of Palestinians (LEAP) is an educational enrichment program dedicated to nurturing the intellectual growth and creative curiosity of Palestinian refugee-youth in Lebanon so they may become agents of change.

A well-established non-profit, LEAP (Learning for the Empowerment and Advancement of Palestinians) runs a 5-week summer program for children born and raised in Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon. Even those without teaching experience can volunteer to teach English or Music in a camp. You pay your airfare and some money for maintenance, but you get to make a difference and make some weekend field trips in Lebanon. Volunteers arrive on June 29, have orientation June 30-July 5, and teach from July 6-August 8. For a lot more information and an application, go to:   https://leap-program.org/?na=v&nk=1943-8171a54a37&id=66

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