Emergency relief program for the poorest families in the Gaza Strip (MAA.3)
US$8,267.00raised of $10,000.00 goal goal
The phenomenon of poverty in Palestine is characterized by a very specificity that stems from the specificity of the Palestinian cause, and the events and tragedies that the Palestinian people have been subjected to over a century, especially uprooting, displacement, wars, occupation, and deprivation of national rights, this has led to the permanent impoverishment of large groups of the Palestinian people, In essence, poverty is the result of the interaction of a set of structural factors (political, economic and social). From this point of view, and before going into the study of the phenomenon of poverty in the Gaza Strip, it is necessary to refer to the historical context of this phenomenon in Palestinian society.
The Palestinian people were subjected to a process of forced displacement and uprooting in 1948, which led to the displacement of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians to the countries of neighboring countries and in various parts of the earth, and the establishment of the State of Israel on Palestinian land, a large number of Palestinians who were displaced from their cities and villages under the Israeli military war machine sought refuge in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank, and later became refugees living in camps, losing all their possessions and lands that constitute their livelihood, hence the series of impoverishment and deprivation began. Later, in 1967, the Israeli occupation forces completed the occupation of the Gaza Strip and the West Bank, and this war was also accompanied by more immigration and asylum. This was followed by many occupation measures, including the annexation of Arab Jerusalem, the confiscation of land, the construction of settlements, the control of water, and the demolition of homes, in addition, the Israeli occupation authorities imposed a set of legislation and military orders that enabled them to control the natural resources of the Palestinians and to control the productive sectors, It was also able to attach the Palestinian economy to the Israeli economy and turn the West Bank and Gaza Strip into a market for Israeli products and a source of cheap labor. Moreover, it has imposed a burdensome tax system that is not commensurate with the income levels of the Palestinians.
At the present time, the rates of poverty and unemployment in the Gaza Strip reach unprecedented levels, with poverty rates exceeding 60% and unemployment rates 45%, which made obtaining the basic necessities of life a major challenge for the majority of Palestinian families.
Our organization (Al-Rahma Charity Association) is considered one of the most important and oldest organizations working in the relief field in the Gaza Strip (since 1993), and we seek to provide relief services to the poorest, weakest, and marginalized groups of the people of the Gaza Strip, and we hope that you will contribute to the relief of these families by supporting Our efforts to reach these groups and help them by donating to this campaign.
- Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza
This support campaign was created Jan 06, 2023
Food Parcels ProjectUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 07:04 am
A new batch of food parcels has been prepared and distributed to the poorest families in the Gaza Strip - PalestineMany thanks to all the loyal donors around the world who contributed to this project
Help a family whose house burned downUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:59 am
Thanks to your generous donation, urgent relief was provided to this family, whose house burned down a few days agoCash assistance, food parcels and some basic bedding supplies were provided, especially in light of the cold winter season
Distribution of blankets, mattresses and children's clothingUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:57 am
Al-Rahma Charity Association implemented an urgent relief project to support poor families by providing them with mattresses, blankets, and winter clothing for their childrenContribute with us to help more poor families in PalestineHands for humanity
Winter Aid ProjectUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:56 am
Al-Rahma Charity Association implemented an emergency relief project and distributed aid to dozens of poor families affected by the heavy rains that caused humanitarian disastersHelp us reach more families to support them in their humanitarian plight
Urgent cash assistanceUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:55 am
urgent cash relief was delivered to the family of the sick child Zain Al-Sir, and we will also provide aid to him repeatedly. Thanks to everyone who contributed and to everyone who will contribute to the relief of this sick child
Winter clothing projectUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:48 am
Al-Rahma Charity Association distributed winter clothes to the poorest families in the governorates of the Gaza Strip The children also expressed their happiness with these heavy coats and shoes, as they protect them from the cold winter
humanitarian projectUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:47 am
Going to the hospital every day to get a dose of a bronchodilator was a nightmare for this patientThanks to your generosity, a nebulizer was provided for him so that he could always receive his treatment at home
Helping a poor family with special needsUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:46 am
Many thanks to our generous donors around the worldThanks to your generous donations, we provided diapers and food for these patients with special needsTheir mother also thanked you very much and hopes that you will continue to stand by them
Medicine for childbearingUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:44 am
Medicine for childbearingWe have provided this family with medication to help them conceive and will continue to help them complete implantation.
Urgent relief for a heart patientUpdate posted by Al Rahma Charity Association Gaza at 06:42 am
Providing urgent humanitarian aid thanks to donors around the world for a patient suffering from heart diseases who needs monthly treatmentThank you to everyone who contributed to this charitable work