Call for Recipes

KinderUSA is in the process of publishing an e-cookbook that will be available for purchase during the holy month of Ramadan.  We are requesting all our supporters to share their favorite family recipes, and we will be making selections from these submissions to be displayed in our Ramadan cookbook!  Our goal is to create a cookbook with authentic,…

Bringing Unique Therapy Options to the Children of Palestine

The Palestinian population continues to face extraordinarily difficult conditions all of which hinder proper psychosocial development.  Years of war, human rights violations, food insecurity, and extreme poverty have only been exacerbated by COVID-19.  These miserable conditions have an immense psychological impact, especially for children who are now quarantined with little to no social interaction.  Families…

Our Continued Work In Gaza

The continued, suffocating, blockade, now approaching its 15th year,  has affected every aspect of life in Gaza, severely limiting access to all essential services, while leaving more than a half-million children without access to safe drinking water. Noura Erakat, human rights attorney and an Assistant Professor at Rutgers University, was recently quoted in the Euro-Mediterranean Human…

Closing Out A Remarkable Year!

It goes without saying that 2020 has been a year we are unlikely to forget, exposing our vulnerabilities and strengthening our humanity. We faced many challenges across the globe that we never could have anticipated. Yet, our donors showed a level of support this past year that humbled all of us at KinderUSA and our…

A Family In Need

After the death of her husband from a high voltage shock while attempting to repair the home refrigerator, 24-year-old Sa’adia suddenly found herself widowed with five children, the youngest 3 months old. Before her husband passed away, he struggled to bring home income working in the agriculture fields until that ended along with most jobs…

From the Field in Gaza

The situation in the Gaza Strip has never been worse than it is nowadays. The global COVID-19 pandemic has only highlighted the already terrible conditions the Strip was going through. People in Gaza are currently living in a double quarantine. The first quarantine is due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the other one is due…

Empowering Women in Gaza

Ashwaq and her seven family members live in the Gaza Strip where she is responsible for ensuring her family has enough food and proper shelter. She struggles with high blood pressure and diabetes while three of her children also suffer from different disabilities and health problems. The family situation, coupled with the financial burden, puts…

Emergency Food Needed In Gaza

“I have many illnesses, but my main source of pain is not being able to feed my children.” said Sabra, who must feed and shelter 11 family members. The Guardian recently reported that in Gaza families search through rubbish to find food to feed their families. During this unparalleled period, the ripple effects from COVID19…