Social Awareness about Differently Abled in Egypt

by Alhassan Foundation for Differently Abled Inclusion
Play Video
Social Awareness about Differently Abled in Egypt
Social Awareness about Differently Abled in Egypt
Social Awareness about Differently Abled in Egypt
Social Awareness about Differently Abled in Egypt
Social Awareness about Differently Abled in Egypt

Project Report | Feb 26, 2024
Stars on Wheels!

By Mostafa Elaraby | Project contributor

Our stars
Our stars

Dear Alhassan donors, supporters and believers,

Thank you for donating for our initiatives for raising “Social Awareness about Differently Abled in Egypt” project. This project is mainly what our mission and vision are about. We believe that by changing the mentality of our community and how they perceive physically-challenged people, we will spend less time and effort demanding wheelchair users’ basic human rights; it’ll be a given to consider their needs.

We walk the talk. We promote and effectively implement inclusion in our foundation. Over 50% of our board and employees are differently abled persons! That makes us the first if not the only DPO (Disabled Persons’ Organization) in Egypt.

We believe that the fastest and most effective way to change community's perception is to share with them the life of wheelers showcasing its challenges along with its blessings. Our goal is to make the society see that wheelchair users aren’t helpless, dependent and non-productive people. Accordingly, we always insist on having our gatherings in public places so people would see numerous wheelchair users socializing, being active and having fun.

Because we believe in applying effective inclusion we encourage our beneficiaries to utilize their talents “Art has no discrimination or societal narratives. On stage, we are all creative.”

3 young wheelers excelled in presenting an artistic performance in an innovative way that embodies their daily challenges and proves that the wheelchair is not an obstacle to showing creative and inspiring artistic talents.

Their performance in this show is not only art, it is also evidence of their strength and determination. Life is full of challenges, but the most important thing is that we face them and prove that we are able to live and participate effectively in society.

 

Thank you dear donors for your donations; your support is what enables us in our mission so we urge you to continue supporting our cause and stay loyal donors to our cause through subscribing to a monthly recurring donation option. That will help kids on wheelchair in Egypt be more confident and accomplished.

Please visit our Facebook page to read other success stories:

https://www.facebook.com/AlhassanFDN/

Thank you for believing in the differently abled. :)

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook

Oct 19, 2023
Wheelchair is a beginning of new life

By Mostafa Elaraby | Project contributor

Jun 21, 2023
Believe in yourself, Believe in Alhassan!

By Mostafa ElAraby | Project Contributor

About Project Reports

Project reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you can recieve an email when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports without donating.

Sign up for updates

Project Leader:
Lamise ElBetar
Giza - Egypt , Giza Egypt

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Get incredible stories, promotions, and matching offers in your inbox

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.