The “Together We Plant a Tree of Hope” project organized a visit to an orphanage in Kafr Salib, Qalyubia Governorate, with the participation of students of Menouf Educational Administration Schools and Al-Azhar Institutes.
The day included a visit to the children’s home and the distribution of souvenirs to them, in addition to a speech by Sheikh Muhammad Al-Farmawi and Reverend Bishoy Nabil on citizenship, national unity, and how to coexist together in our beloved country Egypt.
Today, Ramez Bekhit, Executive Director of the Dialogue Committee of the Episcopal/Anglican Church, Sheikh Muhammad Al-Farmawy, representative of the Director of the Al-Azhar Educational Zone of Menouf, and Dr. Hisham Badr attended the event.
And Deacon Joseph Harvey, pastor of St. Mark’s Episcopal/Anglican Church in Menouf.
The project is held under the auspices of the Anglican Episcopal Church in Egypt, North Africa, the Horn of Africa, and the Egyptian Family House
It is worth noting that the Together We Plant a Tree of Hope project aims to develop a culture of dialogue among Egyptian school children, which in turn will lead to understanding the other, his beliefs and values, and also spread a culture of acceptance of the other, as the project relies on following different methods to embody the culture of dialogue in school activities so that it becomes a source of enjoyment in addition to making it available Freedom and responsibility for children to be able to manage the project themselves under the care and guidance of teachers in an atmosphere of openness and acceptance.