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We empower the most effective and innovative social enterprises in Palestine by amplifying their impact and connecting them with supporters from around the world

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Because when our community comes together, anything is possible. Together, we can build the Palestine we all want to see.

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Jusoor, Sawaed19, and – Community upskilling in Palestine is an online platform which sources and lists educational and professional opportunities available for Palestinians. The website began as a Facebook group (currently with close to 12,000 followers) which Safaa Ayyad started in 2018. In March 2020,...

Challenges and opportunities for environmental startups in Palestine

BatteryDoctor We’re familiar with the dire situation in Gaza when it comes to electricity and power. With only four hours of electricity per day, Palestinians in Gaza rely heavily on single-use batteries. On average, the Strip uses 40,000 batteries every year- most of...

Here are three social enterprises changing health-tech in Palestine

We’re excited to see health tech begin to flourish in Palestine; here are three social enterprises leading health-tech in  Palestine... Hakini, the first mental health online platform in Palestine  Hakini, “tell me” or “talk to me” in Arabic, is an online platform...

By Palestinians, for Palestine: BuildPalestine’s second summit set to build on a renewed sense of unity across Palestine and the Diaspora.

Ramallah, August 10th, 2021: On October 1-2, BuildPalestine will hold its second annual Summit - a two day event bringing together the Palestinian community to imagine, build, and celebrate, under this year’s theme: “Harnessing Our Collective Power”  2021 has...

من الفلسطينيين، لفلسطين – ينطلق مؤتمر بيلدباليستاين السنوي الثاني من قواعد البيت الفلسطيني الواحد عبر فلسطين وفي الشتات.

رام الله ، 10 آب (أغسطس) 2021: في 1 و 2 تشرين الأول (أكتوبر) ، تعقد مؤسسة بيلدباليستاين مؤتمرها السنوي الثاني - وهو حدث لمدة يومين يجمع المجتمع الفلسطيني معًا للتخيل والبناء والاحتفال، تحت شعار هذا العام: "تسخير قوتنا الجماعية" تميز عام 2021 بإحساس متجدد بالوحدة حيث...

6 Ways to Volunteer in Palestine

Photos: Mohammed Zaanoun, ActiveStills, BuildPalestine Over the past months, we’ve received numerous questions about ways to volunteer in Palestine, both virtually and in person. We teamed up with Sawaed19, a web-based platform which connects volunteers worldwide with...

قائمة بحملات الإغاثة والمنظمات التي يمكنك التبرع لها لدعم فلسطين

لقد غمرنا بكمية رسائل التضامن والدعم التي تلقيناها من الأصدقاء في جميع أنحاء العالم. وقد تواصل العديد منكم ليسألوا كيف يمكنكم دعم فلسطين خلال هذه الفترة، لذلك قمنا بتجميع قائمة بالمنظمات والحملات التي يمكنك التبرع لها. كما سنشارك بعض الفرص البديلة للمساعدة، بما في ذلك...

Trusted organizations to donate to Palestine

We’re overwhelmed with all the messages of solidarity and support we’ve been receiving from friends all over the world. Several of you reached out to ask how you can support Palestine during this time, so we’ve compiled a list of organizations and campaigns you can...

Meet Lama Amr, BuildPalestine’s Executive Director

We interviewed Lama Amr, BuildPalestine’s new Executive Director, to learn more about her, and her vision for the organization. Here’s how it went. Lama, can you describe your journey with BuildPalestine? I started with BuildPalestine as an intern in 2016 when I was...

This is where uMake Co-working Space is a year and a half after their crowdfunding campaign

We sat down (via Zoom) with Daoud Ghannam, founder of uMake to talk about the impact of the crowdfunding campaign they ran a little over a year later. uMake’s crowdfunding campaign concluded in August 2019, and raised over $10,000 USD. At the time, the uMake team was...

“What I like most about BuildPalestine is that it is a youth-led initiative…the mission is in its name. BuildPalestine is creating a community for people who simply want to help and hear about each other’s work.



“Working with BuildPalestine was a fantastic experience. First of all, it is a local, Palestinian initiative. Second, we received intimate support with constructive, and useful advice.” 


Director of Sunbula