Ramallah Friends School
The voting day was held on the 21st of January. Peek@Palestine received the most votes, and this initiative will focus on creating a brochure of important landmarks in Ramallah and Al Bireh for tourists and locals alike. They received a grant of $400 US. In second place was the initiative "Siti W Sidi" (Grandpa and Grandma), where they will organize visits to old people's homes in Ramallah and Al Bireh, in an effort to lift their spirits. They received a grant of $350 US. Due to its importance, the third initiative, Spreading Smiles, will be merged with the first two initiatives, as they will focus on creating motivational quotes for students at the school, which will prove useful as they promote their initiatives.
Orthodox School- Bethany- Al ‘Eizariyeh
We held the voting day on the 23rd of January, at the Orthodox school-Bethany in Al- Eizariyeh. Smiles of Hope received the most votes, and this initiative will focus on visiting children with cancer and raising their morale. They received a grant of $400 US. In second place was the initiative "Animal Shelter" which will promote animal welfare in the school, and provide food and shelter for the animals.
UNRWA Girls School- Aida Refugee Camp
We held the voting day, on the 20th of February at the UNRWA girls school in Aida. In first place was "Nature Corner" which will receive a grant of $400 U.S, and the initiative will focus on making social spaces in the school through planting. In second place is "Changing Attitudes through colors", which will receive a grant of $350 U.S. and will address social and community issues by painting them on the school's mural.