April 15, 2020
RE: Al-Bireh COVID-19 Relief Fund
Dear Al-Bireh Community Family and Friends,
The Al Bireh Society (ABS) in the USA and the Al Bireh Association (ABA) in Al-Bireh Palestine are partnering together to provide relief and support for the Al-Bireh community impacted by the coronavirus-19 (COVID-19) pandemic. We are requesting the support from international Al-Bireh community to assist both organizations and provide aid for people impacted by COVID-19. In particular this aid will provide relief for Al-Bireh residents and their children who find themselves suffering from school closures and social & cultural isolation as a result for the COVID-19 pandemic.
The COVID-19 pandemic marks an unprecedented time and impact on our friends and family in Al-Bireh Palestine. Your donation to this fund will support the immediate and long-term relief and recovery to vulnerable communities in Al-Bireh.
The crisis threatens everyone’s way of life, but especially difficult for people who already vulnerable, including those with pre-existing medical conditions, older adults, displaced individuals, wage workers, and those with inflexible jobs. Due to the direct economic impact COVID-19 has had on our Birawi community we are requesting the support of our members to help during crisis.
Your donation will help support
- Medical Relief
- Deliver essential items to struggling families and older individuals
- Medical support
- Emergency Relief
Your donation to this Al-Bireh Covid-19 Relief Fund will help provided immediate and long-term aid to families in need. Both the ABS and ABA will work together to help facilitate proper documentation, accounting, and provide transparent monitoring of the distribution of funds to the Al-Bireh community. Both organizations are non-profit and non-political entities. The ABS is working with 501-C3 confines to execute this mission. Contributions to the ABS are tax-exempt under our 501-C3 status.
Al Bireh Society Board of Directors
Dr. Reema Wahdan
Maref Arafat Quran
Sana Kahook Ityem