x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 23 January 2018

Praise for UAE's Palestinian aid efforts

Thousands of orphans benefit thanks to efforts of UAE-based charity Human Appeal International.

ABU DHABI // Thousands of Palestinian orphans received gifts and financial aid from the UAE-based charity Human Appeal International (HAI) this Eid.

The charity’s committees distributed aid to 10,000 beneficiaries across all Palestinian areas, according to the director of HAI’s office in the West Bank.

Jamal Qassim, the head of Zakat Fund at the Palestinian Ministry of Endowment, hailed the support extended to Palestinians by the people and leaders of the UAE.

HAI has been operating in Palestine for more than 20 years. It now sponsors more than 20,000 orphans and needy families and runs educational, health care and development projects in Palestinian cities.